Opening ceremony "Forests of Viet Nam" photos exhibition
Time: 2:30pm November 27/2011
Venue: Center for Exhibition & Art Exchange, 45 Trang Tien St., Ha Noi.
Responding to the International Year of Forest 2011
declared by the United Nations to raise awareness on sustainable management, conservation and sustainable
development of all types of forests, the Vietnam
Directorate of Forestry – Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development,
Vietnam National Museum of Nature – Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Vietnam Association of Forest
have jointly organized the photos contest “Forestry of Viet Nam” with the
support of UN-REDD+ Programme and Tropenbos International. After five months of launching the contest (from April to
September 2011), the organizer received 1572 photo, 104 photo sets (6 photos
per set) of 256 authors from 46 provinces and cities nationwide.
16 photos and photo sets was awarded, including: a first
prize, two second prizes, three thirds prizes, five honorable mentions. The
jury has selected 68 photos and 12 photo sets for the “Forest of Viet Nam”
The opening ceremony will be held on November 27th,
2011 at 2:30pm at Center for Exhibition & Art Exchange, 45 Trang Tien St.,
Ha Noi. Please click here to view the winning photos.