Pay a Tribute to the Water Carriers of Pakistan by Taking Part in Heritage Photo Contest 2015

photo_contest, silk_road_photo_contest, heritage_photo_contest_2015, pakistani_newsSilk Road Centre & Nestle Pakistan Organize the 3rd Heritage Photo Contest

After the success of the competitions held in 2013 & 2014, this year Silk Road Centre collaborates with Nestle to hold yet another unique edition. The Silk Road Centre is an organization whose aim is to develop and promote culture, education and the environment in Pakistan. It is also involved in research, alliance & exchange within the Silk Road region so as to advocate harmony and advancement.

Participation in Heritage Photo Contest 2015

As to honor the role water carriers both (conventional and non-conventional) play to transport water across Pakistan, you are to photograph these people while they devotedly perform this task in their natural settings. Last date for submission is 30thSeptember. Selected photographs will be featured in SRC & Nestle publications, available online and exhibited for the public in Islamabad for three days. The winners will be awarded cash prizes at the ceremony which will be held to commemorate World Day of Audiovisual Heritage in the Capital on 27th October 2015.

For complete entry details and guidelines, visit

Hajra Saeed

Hajra Saeed has been writing for the past 21 years. During her career she has contributed to various leading newspapers and magazines, but currently writes for the special supplements of 'The Nation'. She has written on a wide array of topics; however areas of interest are social issues, religion, philosophy and presenting a positive image of Pakistan. Has experience in content writing, technical writing, screenwriting and teaching. Likes to read, do online courses as well as social work.