‘Volunteer Photograph of the Year’ – pick your favourite October photo!06.11.2017

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 October and thanks to everyone for voting...

'AfID Volunteer Photograph of the Year' October Competition
Photograph 1: Oli in Kenya
Photograph 2: Jonny & Amy in Cambodia
Photograph 3: Taunya in Laos
Photograph 4: Beccy in Thailand
Photograph 5: Noreen in Rwanda

Photograph 1


Caption: Room with a view... Whilst on safari in Kenya
Volunteer Name: Oli
Partner Organisation: Hatua Likoni
Partner Location: Kenya


Photograph 2


Caption: Saying hello to Lucky the elephant Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Centre.
Volunteer Name: Jonny & Amy Page
Partner Organisation: CK & Fairweave
Partner Location: Cambodia


Photograph 3


Caption: Saying hello to Lucky the elephant Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Centre.
Volunteer Name: Taunya Le
Partner Organisation: Ma Te Sai
Partner Location: Laos


Photograph 4


Caption: A boat trip on the Mae Klong river with staff from office in Mahachai.
Volunteer Name: Beccy Reese
Partner Organisation: MWRN
Partner Location: Thailand


Photograph 5


Caption: Intore dancers preparing for a performance!
Volunteer Name: Noreen Kitchner
Partner Organisation: Ahazaza
Partner Location: Rwanda


Photograph 6


Caption: Pretty great way to relax and spend my time off from work...
Volunteer Name: Kyle Sandham
Partner Organisation: SACD
Partner Location: Belize


Congratulations to Yuri on winning the September competition with this photo of her time exploring Southern Africa during her six month assignment supporting Kick4Life in Lesotho. Click here to see all of August's shortlisted photos.

Find more information on the volunteer photography competition here