Enter one of the IWD 2020 Competitions

To celebrate the achievements of women and the organizations supporting them, a number of exciting competitions are set to mark International Women's Day 2020.

Here are some of the IWD 2020 competitions and projects you can look forward to hearing more about very soon.

  • IWD 2020 Best Practice Competition
  • IWD 2020 Cake Competition
  • IWD 2020 Photography Competition
  • IWD 2020 Women Rappers Project
  • IWD 2020 Women Street Artists Competition
  • IWD 2020 Women Typographers Competition 

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IWD 2020 Best Practice Competition

From grassroots groups to large-scale corporations, the annual IWD Best Practice Competition provides great inspiration. Last year saw over 300 entries.

Looking for guidance and ideas for IWD 2020 actvity and events? Be inspired by the 2019 Best Practice Winners, plus and check out the IWD Best Practice Hall of Fame.

Details and guidlines for the IWD 2020 Best Practice Competition are available soon, but in the meantime review some background about the IWD Best Practice Competition.


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IWD 2020 Cake Competition

Celebrate! Get your friends, colleagues and community together to honor women's achievements and enjoy the collaboration and festivity that comes with International Women's Day.

Will you be creating a superb International Women's Day cake creation? Check out last year's IWD Cake Competition winners.

Many organizations and groups are also run their own IWD Cake Competitions. You've got to want a piece of that! 

Simply email your IWD Cake images with the subject header: IWD Cake Competition


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IWD 2020 Photography Competition 

Last year's inaugural IWD Photography Competition saw over 51,200 entries worldwide, so watch for further details about the 2020 Competition.

The competition is open to all genders and focuses on representing women in diverse, authentic and unstereotyped ways.

Check out last year's IWD Photography Competition winner and see the highly commended entries.

Plus, in collaboration with campaign partner EyeEm, see the exciting IWD Image Collection.


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IWD 2020 Women Rappers Competition

You may have seen last year's fabulously popular #Balancefor Better IWD rap by Janet Taras of Speaking Rights.

To support the IWD 2020 #EachforEqual campaign theme, we're asking rappers worldwide to create their own #EachforEqual rap to support International Women's Day and beyond. So have your say. Get your message of equality across - and let us promote your wisdom.

Need inspiration see the awesome #EachforEqual rap by award-winning London rapper C Cane who has kicked off the global call for IWD raps.

Read more about the brilliant IWD 2020 Project for Women Rappers and help us celebrate women rappers like never before.


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IWD 2020 Women Street Artists Competition

How exciting is it when you see vibrant social statements creatively sprawled across public spaces!

Women street artists worldwide are on the rise and their work is incredible. Public art inspires communities, broadcasts important messages and excites diverse audiences.

We're working with an impressive international crew of Women Street Artists from across the globe, so find out more about the brilliant IWD 2020 Women Street Artists Competition.


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IWD 2020 Women Typographers Competition 

While the field of graphic design has certainly seen an increase in women, sadly the world of typography is still dominated by men. But we aim to challenge that through celebrating the work of women typographers worldwide.

Again, another exciting competition is coming your way.

Read more about it right here.


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