Vientiane, Lao PDR, 1st Dec 2017
WHAT: Mekong River Commission’s (MRC) Award Ceremony and Launching of Photo Exhibition
WHEN: 7 December 2017, 16:30 – 18:30
WHERE: Mekong River Commission Secretariat (at Lobby Longue), 184 Fa Ngoum Road, Unit 18, Ban Sithane Neua, Sikhottabong District, Vientiane, Lao PDR
WHO: Winners of the MRC’s Photo Contest (Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand, and Viet Nam)
Representatives from MRC Development Partners, Lao Government, NGOs
DETAIL: The MRC is organising this Award Ceremony for the winners of its first Photo Contest “Mekong Diversity through Your Eyes”. At the Award Ceremony, the winners will be presented the awards and prizes, and the photo exhibition of the winning images and other top 30 photos will be launched.
The Photo Contest, running from 7 July to 24 September, was held to celebrate the diversity of the Mekong and its livelihoods, ecosystems and water use. Twelve winners have been selected from 165 photos submitted by 42 amateur photographers from the four Mekong countries, and their images are featured in the MRC’s 2018 calendar.
Members of the media interested in attending the Award Ceremony and Launching of Photo Exhibition should confirm their attendance on or before 6 December 2017.
CONTACT: To confirm your participation and for information, or to request interviews, please contact:
Mr. Sopheak Meas
Tel: (856)-21-263263 ext. 4070
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