To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the first UN General Assembly resolution, dedicated to eliminating nuclear weapons and all weapons of mass destruction, the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs is sponsoring the 2016 UN Poster for Peace Contest.
The contest is hosted to raise awareness of the need for nuclear disarmament and to promote a world free of nuclear weapons. It is open to anyone of any age in all countries.
Three winning designs will be selected and awarded with $3,000, $2,000 and $1,000 respectively.
More information about the contest, including rules can be found on www.unposterforpeace.org
The contest closes on January 24, 2016, and winners will be announced on March 5, 2016.