Since 1997, each year, Médicos del Mundo Spain has organised the Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography Award dedicated to the memory of Flors, Luis, Manuel and Mercedes, four of the organisation’s aid workers who were killed in Rwanda and Bosnia and Herzegovina while they provided humanitarian aid.
Call for entries 2021 is now open
25th Luis Valtueña International Award
You can submit your photographic series from July 12 to October 6, 2021.
Winner and finalistsedition 2020
In the call for the 24th edition, 708 series, 6,338 photographs in total, were received from 89 countries on all five continents.
Winner edition 2020
Seniors in Solitude
Jury edition 2020
Photographer of Magnum Photos
Director of Photographic Social Vision
Federico Ríos Escobar
Photo editor, curator and photo consultant
Spain and Portugal Chief Photographer for The Associated Press & Editorial Manager
Graphic Editor for El País Semanal weekly magazine
Francisco Carrasco Garzón
Director of Communication and Advocacy of Médicos del Mundo