National Reading Day in Cambodia : Reading for Life Attainment

When, local time: 
Saturday, 11 March 2017 -
8:00am to 5:00pm
Where: 
Cambodia, Phnom Penh
Type of Event: 
Special Event
Contact: 
s.khatri@unesco.org

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport (MoEYS) in close collaboration and with the support of the Ministry of Information and the Ministry of Fine Arts, educational institutions, the National Library, Development Partners and NGOs is organizing the Second National Reading Day on Reading for Life Attainment at the National Institute of Education (NIE) in Phnom Penh.

The event will involve over one thousand participants from various government and private institutions to the opening ceremony and to the opening of the book exhibition.

Through reading, we can think critically, we can be more creative, we can understand one another better, and we can discover our aspirations for learning and life. The National Reading Day as the embodiment of creativity, the desire to share ideas and knowledge, to inspire understanding, dialogue and tolerance. And Let us go forward to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal 4.