Photos of Risk

1st Prize - Edwin Koo (Flood Management)

Singaporean photographer Edwin Koo won First Prize worth NPR 50,000 for his moving portrait of Kishun Devi Yadav, looking at the river crossing that was once the East West Highway.

2nd Prize- Nibendra Pradhanang (Emergency Response)

Nibendra Pradhananga won Second Prize on Photos of Risk photo contest for a vivid photograph that portrayed a scene in Yetkha, near Hanuman Dhoka, Kathmandu. Cooking gas leaking from a kitchen set five houses ablaze and fire fighters and the community fought to put it out.

3rd Prize - Kiran Panday (School and Hospital Safety)

Kiran Panday won Third Prize on Photos of Risk photo contest for a photograph that showed students practicing an earthquake drill at Adarsha Secondary School, Lalitpur.

Special Mentions

20 special mentions worth NPR 5000 each were awarded to photographers including: Chandra Shekhar Karki, Devendra BC, Dhruba Ale, Ganesh Thapa, Kushal Goyal, Makar Shrestha , Manoj Shrestha, Nabin Baral, Nabin Shrestha, Narendra Shrestha, Paul Wright, Prakash Timilsena, Ram Humagai, Sailendra Kharel, and Yatra Thulung.