The APEC Photo Contest is an annual photo contest open for participants from the 21 APEC member economies. Since 2011, the APEC Photo Contest seeks to raise awareness about APEC’s mission, achievements and benefits.

In today’s digital age, APEC continues to pursue its effort to build prosperity for people in the Asia-Pacific region. APEC’s theme in 2017 is to focus on creating new energy for economic growth and building an inclusive and integrated community in the Asia-Pacific.

APEC invited participants to share their photographic interpretations of APEC Viet Nam’s 2017 priorities listed below:

  1. Promoting Sustainable, Innovative and Inclusive Growth
  2. Deepening Regional Economic Integration
  3. Strengthening MSMEs’ Competitiveness and Innovation in the Digital Age
  4. Enhancing Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture in Response to Climate Change

Here are the list of APEC Photo Contest 2017 winners:

First Prize: Sunset Life by Tinh Than, Viet Nam

Second Prize: The Sea Flower by Huong Vinh, Viet Nam

Third Prize: Building the Flower Industry by Dinh Thuong Tran, Viet Nam

Popular Choice Award: Up and Forward by Yu-Han Kung, Chinese Taipei

Influencer Award: Harvest Time by Oki Arisandi, Indonesia