The International Pepper Community (IPC), an intergovernmental organization consist of pepper producing countries under the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its establishment this year on April 16 (Saturday). To celebrate this milestone, the IPC has planned number of programmes and activities among others the photography competition to commemorate IPC’s 50 years journey as one of the lead organizations for the global pepper industry.


The Shift and Sustainability of the Pepper Industry
(Identity, Community, Collaboration, Future and Thrive)


Open to all contestants of the IPC Member Countries aged 18 to 50 years by 31 December 2021.

Participants must Follow/Subscribe and Like one of IPC Social Media:

Contestants are limited only to individuals (i.e. no groups and companies).


The winner will receive a cash price of USD500 and will be announced at the celebration of the 50th IPC Anniversary and International Pepper Day on 16 April 2022. All entries will be exhibited on the IPC website.


All entries must include:


31 March 2022

Submit your sets of Photos by email to: with subject IPC 50th Photography Competition

By submitting, contestants/participants agree to the copyright of the winning entry will be transferred to IPC. IPC retains the right to adjust the winning entry if and as deemed necessary.

Copyrights & Usage Rights: