There are over 7 billion people sharing the planet and we live in an increasingly connected world. In our global society, population pressures can affect our ability to sustainably use the earth’s resources and improve living conditions for all of the world’s people. Considering the interdependence of people and the planet, create a short (60 seconds or less) video that illustrates the connection between population growth and one of the following global challenges: climate change, global poverty, or water sustainability.
All high school students are eligible to enter. Cash prizes will be awarded to videos in each of the three topic areas. The deadline for submitting videos is Thursday, February 21, 2014.
Current World Population
Net Growth During Your Visit