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    UNIS/MA/253
    Vienna, 20 June 2019

    Reissued as received

    MEDIA ADVISORY

    Media representatives are invited to the

    Opening of the Exhibition of the Intangible Cultural Heritage along Silk Road and Poverty Alleviation in Ethnic Minority Areas of China

    I. Opening Ceremony

    Date : 12:30 on 2 July 2019

    Venue : Rotunda-Building C Ground floor; Vienna International Centre

    Moderator: Mr. ZHANG Qingan, Deputy Director General, Department of International Cooperation, State Ethnic Affairs Administration of the People's Republic of China

    Opening remarks:

    H.E. Ms. LIU Hui, Vice Chairperson, State Ethnic Affairs Administration of the People's Republic of China

    Mr. LI Yong, Director General, United Nations Industrial Development Organization

    H.E. Mr. WANG Qun, Permanent Representative of the People's Republic of China to the United Nations in Vienna

    II. Performances:

    Cultural Performances

    Music performances, dances and singing (about 15 minutes)

    Visiting the exhibition----led by H.E. Ms. Liu Hui, Vice Chairperson, State Ethnic Affairs Administration of the People's Republic of China

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    Registration Deadline: 27th June 2019

    Media representatives who wish to attend the event, and who are not accredited to the VIC, should write to press.vienna[at]un.org.

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    INTERVIEW REQUESTS

    Please be informed that we will be available to support you with potential interview requests. Please do register for the event and address your interview requests, unless indicated otherwise, with your preferred interview partners, your availability and potential questions to:

      Ms. Fei XU
    Advocacy and Media Relations Advisor
    United Nations Industrial Development Organization
    Tel: +43-1-26026-4557    
    Email: F.XU[at]unido.org