Entries opening soon for IWD 2020 Competitions

To celebrate the achievements of women and the organizations supporting them, a number of exciting competitions are set to mark International Women's Day 2020.

Here are some of the IWD 2020 competitions and projects you can look forward to hearing more about very soon.

  • IWD 2020 Best Practice Competition
  • IWD 2020 Cake Competition
  • IWD 2020 Photography Competition
  • IWD 2020 Women Street Artists Competition
  • IWD 2020 Women Typographers Competition 
  • IWD 2020 Women Rappers Project

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IWD 2020 Best Practice Competition

From grassroots groups to large-scale corporations, activity supporting last year's IWD 2019 #BalanceforBetter campaign theme was certainly significant with the Best IWD Practice Competition receiving over 300 entries.

Looking for guidance and ideas for IWD 2020 actvity and events? Be inspired by the 2019 Best Practice Winners, plus and check out the IWD Best Practice Hall of Fame.

Details and guidlines for the IWD 2020 Best Practice Competition will be available soon, but in the meantime review some background about the IWD Best Practice Competition.


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Best IWD 2020 Cake Competition

Celebrate! Get your friends, colleagues and community together to honor women's achievements and enjoy the collaboration and festivity that comes with International Women's Day.

Start thinking about your superb International Women's Day cake creation. And in the meantime, check out the winners of last year's IWD 2019 Cake Competition here.

Many organizations and groups are also running their own IWD Cake Competitions. You've got to want a piece of that! 

Stay tuned for entry details and timeframes for the IWD 2020 Cake Competition coming soon.


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IWD 2020 Photography Competition 

Last year's inaugural IWD 2019 Photography Competition saw over 51,200 entries worldwide.

In collaboration with EyeEm, we launched an exciting IWD Image Collection and called for photographic entries.

Watch for further details about the IWD 2020 Photography Competition.

The competition is open to all genders and focuses on representing women in diverse, authentic and unstereotyped ways.

Check out last year's IWD Photography Competition winner and see the highly commended entries.


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IWD 2020 Women Street Artists Competition

How exciting is it when you see vibrant social statements creatively sprawled across public spaces!

Women street artists worldwide are on the rise and their work is incredible. Public art inspires communities, broadcasts important messages and excites diverse audiences.

We're working with an impressive international crew of Women Street Artists from across the globe, so find out more about the brilliant IWD 2020 Women Street Artists Competition.


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IWD 2020 Women Typographers Competition 

While the field of graphic design has certainly seen an increase in women, sadly the world of typography is still dominated by men. But we aim to challenge that through celebrating the work of women typographers worldwide.

Again, another exciting competition is coming your way.

Read more about it right here.

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IWD 2020 Women Rappers Competition

You may have seen the fabulously popular #Balancefor Better IWD rap last year by Janet Tarasofsky of Speaking Rights.

To support the IWD 2020 #EachforEqual campaign theme, we've a great surprise in store for you.

Read more about the brilliant IWD 2020 Project for Women Rappers keen to get their messages of equality out and about.

And watch this space as we're going to be celebrating women rappers like never before!


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NEWS: IWD 2020 Women Creatives Partner needed

We're looking for an IWD 2020 Partner to help champion women creatives worldwide.

We've got a great mission, some superb competitions - and a worldwide audience of millions.

Help increase the visibility of women creatives worldwide and support the call for an increase in the commissioning of women's work.

Suitable and interested formal entities, should please get in touch as soon as possible.


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