Since 2001, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has designated June 1 as World Milk Day (WMD). The day recognizes the role of dairy in nutrition, rural incomes, and sustainability, all important components of the Feed the Future Bangladesh Livestock Production for Improved Nutrition project. This year, in celebration of WMD, we invite photo submissions from residents of Bangladesh that showcase one of the WMD themes, including:

  • Good food, health, and nutrition
  • Farmers caring responsibly for their communities, the land, and their animals
  • Sustainability practices in the dairy sector
  • How dairy contributes to economic development and livelihoods


Contest partner Shwapno has donated retail vouchers totaling 40,000 BDT for the top three entries, including:

  • First place – Shwapno voucher worth 25,000 BDT
  • Second Place – Shwapno voucher worth 10,000 BDT
  • Third Place Shwapno voucher worth 5,000 BDT

Official Rules

  • One submission per person; limited to residents of Bangladesh only
  • Must be an original photo taken by the person entering the contest
  • Submissions must be received by 16 June, 5:00 p.m. (17:00) Dhaka time

Submit your photo and read the rules in full here.