14 May, 2018
The 2018 World Wood Day Celebration in Lao PDR was held on March 29-31 at the International Trade Exhibition and Convention Center (ITECC) in Vientiane Capital City.
Nearly 100 international artists from 20 countries and regions, along with local artists, musicians, folk artisans and entrepreneurs attended this speical cultural event. IWCS was honored to invite Mr. Phankham Viphavanh, Vice President of Lao PDR, and Mr. Sengnouane Xayalath, Vice Chairman of the Lao National Assembly to attend the opening ceremony, accompanied by ministers and head of all co-organizers, deputy ministers of equivalent organizations, and diplomats from international organization to Lao PDR. The Vice President of Lao PDR, Mr. Phankham Viphavanh, was invited to ring a traditional bell “Khong” to officially kick off the event.
Check out the full report and highlight video here.