Terms and conditions

Entry into The Journalistic Contest “Gender Equality in Politics 2013 (the ‘Competition’)” is subject to acceptance of these terms and conditions.

  1. Your entry has to consist of a video an article and a summary. The maximum duration permitted for the video is 15 minutes. The length of the article has to be between 650 and 1000 words. The summary has a maximum of 150 words. Incomplete entries will be left out of consideration for nomination.
  2. All entries must be received by 11:59 pm on Thursday 31 October 2013. Any entries received after this closing date will not be included in the contest.
  3. The article and video should be the original work of the entrant. Entries that show clear evidence of plagiarism will not be included in the contest.
  4. Your entry should be in the English language. Accurate translations into English, for example subtitles in an interview, are allowed.
  5. Your entry must not be in breach of any applicable legislation or regulations.
  6. Rude, obscene or slanderous entries will be denied.
  7. By entering the contest you give The journalistic Contest “Gender equality in politics”:
    • The right to publish your entry royalty free, both in electronic format and hard copy.
    • The right to promote the nominated entries to political leaders and their parties.
    • The right to promote the nominated entries to the media.
  8. You own the copyright to your contest entry as its author.
  9. The journalistic Contest “Gender equality in politics” reserves the right to refuse an entry at any time.
  10. The journalistic Contest “Gender equality in politics” disclaims liability for any loss, injury or damage to equipment such as computers relating to or resulting from participating in this contest.
  11. The journalistic Contest “Gender equality in politics” reserves the right to stop or modify the contest due to circumstances beyond our control.