Official launch of International Year of the Reef – Singapore Coral Paradise 2018

Date August 4, 2008

Join us for a fun filled celebration of the International Year of the Reef (IYOR) 2008 on Friday 8 August 2008, from 4-7pm at Function Hall, Botany Centre of the Singapore Botanic Gardens!IYOR 2008 is celebrated worldwide to raise awareness about the importance of coral reefs and threats to their sustainability, and to motivate people to take action to protect them.

Comprised of a diverse group of individuals and organizations active in marine conservation who have come together for a common cause, the Singapore IYOR working committee is proud to present this official launch, which aims to showcase the array of events and activities that have taken place and are lined up for the rest of the year for everyone’s participation to make a difference for the reefs.

Chairman of the IYOR Singapore Committee, Mr Francis Lee, shall also represent the members to receive a $5000 donation from TMX, organizer for the Asian Dive Expo (ADEX) this year at Suntec City, raised to support the committee’s conservation efforts.

Gracing the occasion, are Prof Tommy Koh and Prof Chou Loke Meng from the National University of Singapore, who shall each provide a keynote address all attendees on their personal thoughts on the importance of reef conservation and to call for more public support for this meaningful cause.

Please see IYOR invite for more information.
We look forward to seeing you!

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