1 Earth City – List and Criteria

Photograph one child from every country on earth.
Each child needs to be living in New York City.


170 completed

23 more to go: Andorra | Benin | Central African Republic | Democratic People’s Republic of Korea | Djibouti | Kiribati | Kuwait | Malawi | Mauritania | Micronesia (Federated States of) | Monaco | Mozambique | Nauru | Palau | Papua New Guinea | Qatar | Samoa| Saudi Arabia | Seychelles | Solomon Island | South Sudan | United Arab Emirates | Vanuatu


Criteria for participation
1. Permission from a parent or guardian required.
2. Child is twelve years old or younger. (Youngest so far is thirty-four days old)
3. Currently live in one of the five boroughs of New York City: The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens or Staten Island.
4. The child was born in another country and now lives in NYC OR child now lives in NYC and both parents are from a country on the list.
5. The first family to meet the criteria is invited to participate.

All leads and suggestions are welcome.


*List of countries includes current member states of the United Nations.
*This project was previously known as the NYChildren Photography project. The new title for the project is “1 Earth City”.