Yves Rocher Foundation Photography Award

sponsored by the Yves Rocher Foundation


The Yves Rocher Foundation - Institut de France chose to establish a special prize in partnership with the International Festival of Photojournalism Visa pour l’Image – Perpignan: the Yves Rocher Foundation Photography Award. The award will be granted, for the third time, to a professional photographer wishing to conduct a report on issues in the area of the environment, relationships between humans and the earth, and major challenges for sustainable development. The 2017 winner, Fausto Podavini, for his project on change in Ethiopia and Kenya caused by infrastructure projects being built in the Omo Valley, was presented with the award and prize money of €8000 funded by the Yves Rocher Foundation at the evening show in Perpignan on Saturday, September 9.

Requests for further information may be sent to: prixphoto@yrnet.com

Award winners
  • 2017 Fausto Podavini
  • 2016 Phil Moore
  • 2015 Lianne Milton