This Photo Competition Will Get You Fighting For Women’s Fun-damental Rights

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It is not everyday you stumble upon a photo competition that also fights for something meaningful.


Calling all photographers! We have some good news for you:

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The All Women’s Action Society, or better known as AWAM is hosting a photo competition called “Women Just Want To Have Fun-damental Rights“.

It seeks to capture women in action doing what they do best, through the many diverse ways they represent and advocate for their fun-damental rights in their daily lives.


AWAM has been a non-profit organisationĀ since 1988

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AWAM is an independent feminist non-profit organisation in Malaysia committed to ending gender-based violence and upholding equality and rights for all.

They’ve heldĀ trainings on rape awareness, anti-sexual harassment policy, gender sensitisation, women’s leadership and political participation, among other things.

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The photo competition will be held from now till 16 November 2018

According to AWAM, the competition will go through several stages while ensuring the idea of women’s rights is entrenched in a broader segment of society.

The submitted photos will go through a screening and photo selection process to determine the photos that best embodies the emotions and representation of women.


Furthermore, the winning photos will be showcased in an event!

The details of the event will be announced on a later day.


Find out more or join the competition HERE.

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About Andrea Tang

Andrea writes content, edits and produces videos, is still in uni, dabbles in product photography, and runs a clothing brand called February District – all while trying to remain somewhat sane.

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