A life-changing journey

Faces2Hearts is a worldwide blogging initiative that will take 4 young bloggers on a journey across Africa, Latin America or Asia-Pacific for 5 months to discover projects that are changing people’s lives for the better, supported by the EU.


Thank you to the hundreds of people from all corners of the world who entered the Faces2Hearts competition!

We have now selected our shortlist of 20 candidates – 5 from each of our 4 regions (Africa, Asia-Pacific, Europe and Latin America) – for the final selection process. This was a really hard task and we thank everyone who took the time to submit a video. We loved them all!

Now the final phase of the competition is here. Our expert jury will evaluate the 20 shortlisted candidates based on their technical audio-visual skills and storytelling capacities presented in their submitted video:

· Video originality: relevance of the subject, originality of the approach, creativity
· Video technical qualityquality of pictures, quality of sound and use of technology and technique
· Personal presentation: general impression, attitude, presence in front of the camera
· Language skills: clarity, language fluency and diction

The final selection of our 4 winners also includes an element based on their social media network and a public vote.

Help select the winner by voting for your favourite preselected candidate on our Faces2Hearts website! The public vote will close at 10:00 CET on Monday 20 November.

We will be announcing the winners on 21 November!

Our jury

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