Timeline

2020 was a year like no other in recent history, impacting the status quo of our lives on multiple fronts. From health crises to widespread political upheaval, 2020 was a transformative year that questioned our values and institutions.
Enter the Timeline to explore the important events and issues that have marked 2020 through the lens of the 2021 World Press Photo Contest winning photographers, and discover a multiplicity of perspectives to this unprecedented year.

March24

One Way to Fight Climate Change: Make Your Own Glaciers

Ciril Jazbec

July20

Waiting for Release at a Temporary Detention Center in Belarus

Nadia Buzhan

August05

Inside the Spanish Pork Industry: The Pig Factory of Europe

Aitor Garmendia

September27

Climate Crisis Solutions: Collecting Drinking Water in Kalabogi

K M Asad

Jan
  • 4
  • 14
Feb
  • 12
Mar
  • 1
  • 3
  • 24
Apr
  • 6
  • 18
  • 21
  • 23
  • 25
May
  • 4
  • 8
  • 19
  • 31
Jun
  • 6
  • 10
  • 25
Jul
  • 15
  • 20
  • 25
Aug
  • 5
  • 5
  • 5
  • 14
  • 23
Sep
  • 7
  • 15
  • 27
Oct
  • 4
  • 22
  • 24
Nov
  • 2
  • 9
  • 14
  • 15
  • 19
  • 30
Dec
  • 3
  • 11
  • 18