Capture what Europe means to you and upload your picture to Instagram. The six winners (including one overall winner) will win a diploma and be invited to the 70th anniversary commemorative event in October 2019. Also, a selection of the best photos and the winning photos will be exhibited at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg. The competition will be officially launched on Monday 4 February.
Participants should choose one or more of the 5 listed topics, take a photo and share it on Instagram. They can submit more than one photo and in more than one category.
They should use the hashtag #MakingEurope2019 and select a category by adding the relevant hashtag:
Also, they should tag the Council of Europe Instagram account – @councilofeurope
“70 years making Europe: 47 countries, 840 million people – Europe and Europeans today”
Created in 1949, the Council of Europe counts 47 countries covering 840 million people. Its core values are Human Rights – Democracy –Rule of Law. Against this background, the competition is intended to spur reflection about the common thread between these countries and people, their reality, challenges, expectations and hopes for a better future.