ProCEEd launches environmental articles series on main newspapers of Laos

Lao and English readers are invited to follow up two environmental article series to be published on both main Laos newspapers,  Vientiane Time and Pasaxon.

 

The first article series is “10 Facts on Co-management of National Protected Areas in Lao PDR”. Co-management is an important tool for the protection and conservation of national protected areas (NPAs) in Lao PDR. Communities and government collaborate in the management of NPAs, joining forces to protect and conserve ecosystems and biodiversity.


The series “10 Facts on Co-management of National Protected Areas in Lao PDR” will be published once a week, every Tuesday from 6th March 2018 to 15th May 2018.


You will discover what co-management is, why it is important, and what benefits it creates for people and the environment in Lao PDR.


The second articles series is entitled: “Environmental Photo Journalism”. ProCEEd aims at making environmental themes accessible to the public, through the publication of short articles on the main newspapers of Laos. The series “Environmental Photo Journalism” combines updated environmental information on topics such as, biodiversity conservation, forest protection, Co-management, with high quality photographs.   All photos of the series, were taken by Lao photographs, who participated on ProCEEd photo competition on 2013 and 2016.


A quiz is also integrated into the articles.  Follow us, and answer the quiz to win gifts by ProCEEd.


This series will be published weekly, every Thursday, from 8th March 2018 to 19th July 2018.



 

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ENVIRONMENTAL FILMS



You can now watch 12 professionally produced documentary films broadcast on LNTV in 2017. Three or four episodes of 15 minutes each make up for a mini-series that focuses on a specific topic, e.g. wildlife or forest protection. More films supported by ProCEEd and other GIZ projects are shown as well.

ENVIRONMENTAL RADIO



You can listen in to selected radio programs produced by LNR Khammouane in Thakek and Boualapha as well as by LNR Huaphan in Sam Neua and Houameuang. Some of them have even been translated into Khmu and Hmong language. Three 15-min episodes make up for a mini-series that focuses on a specific topic.

ENVIRONMENTAL TOURS



At the provincial and district level, Environmental Tours with entertaining environmental education activities regularly tour four provinces and Vientiane Capital. A bus and a truck using solar-powered equipment facilitate film, theatre and local learning and discussion initiatives. Don’t miss the tour!