RESULTS OF THE THIRD WSI VIDEO COMPETITION EDITION
Our video “Mujeres a bordo” is awarded the WSI Special Mention.
“Highlights the key issue of prejudice on land not on board. Excellent lesson to those who do not believe a woman can do it!”
For its third edition the WSI video competition 2019 has hit a record with 32 entries from 14 countries, a 88% increase compared to 2018:
First prize: Women of the Arousa Sea, (Galicia) : “The best! Touching, Strong, positive, with context and showing diverse angles of women at sea” commented one jury member.
Second prize: Oyster farming in Wadatar (India). “Very interesting and positive initiative, where women overcame prior opposition and go in the water.”
Third prize: Truchas arapa, or The Aquaculture women of Lake Arapa (Peru). “A promising aquaculture initiative where Reyna Callata Chaco a very inspirational role model provides good leadership to other women.”