‘Volunteer Photograph of the Year’ – pick your favourite September photo!05.10.2017

Please take a look at the six shortlisted photographs below, which were taken by AfID volunteers while on assignment during August, and vote for your favourite. Voting closes Friday 20th October.

The winning photograph from this month will go forward to the final shortlist for the coveted ‘AfID Volunteer Photograph of the Year’ award which will be voted on at the end of the year. Thank you to all volunteers who entered photos during September and thanks to everyone for voting...

'AfID Volunteer Photograph of the Year' September Competition
Photograph 1:Yuri in Lesotho
Photograph 2: Anna in Malawi
Photograph 3: Vibha in Tanzania
Photograph 4: Kyle in Belize
Photograph 5: Susannah in Uganda
Photograph 6: Elisabete in Peru


Photograph 1



Caption: Hanging out in the Namibia desert
Volunteer Name: Yuri
Partner Organisation: Kick for Life
Partner Location: Lesotho



Photograph 2


Caption: Producing a camera gained me instant popularity with the kids!
Volunteer Name: Anna
Partner Organisation: Life with a Purpose
Partner Location: Malawi



Photograph 3



Caption: Gorilla trekking in Rwanda
Volunteer Name: Vibha
Partner Organisation: Aid Tanzania
Partner Location: Tanzania



Photograph 4



Caption: Finding the perfect swimming spot in Belize
Volunteer Name: Kyle
Partner Organisation: SACD
Partner Location: Belize



Photograph 5



Caption: Taking selfies with the boys!
Volunteer Name: Susannah
Partner Organisation: KMS
Partner Location: Uganda



Photograph 6



Caption: Taking in the views of Cañon del Colca
Volunteer Name: Elisabete
Partner Organisation: LAFF & Azul Wasi
Partner Location: Peru


Congratulations to Vibha on winning the August competition with this photo of being photobombed by an elephant in Tarangire National Park in Tanzania! The photo was taken during her three-month assignment supporting Aid Tanzania in Tanzania. Click here to see all of August's shortlisted photos



Find more information on the volunteer photography competition here