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SOS Rhino : In the News: Press Releases : August 29, 2007
 

ANNOUNCEMENT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact:  SOS Rhino Borneo Bhd
Tel/Fax: 088 388405

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE OF THE 4TH SUMATRAN RHINOCEROS CONSERVATION WORKSHOP MAKES COURTESY CALL TO MINISTER OF TOURISM, CULTURE, ENVIRONMENT, SABAH

The 4th Sumatran Rhinoceros Conservation Workshop 2007, organized by The Sabah Wildlife Department and SOS RHINO (BORNEO) BHD, a non-profit organization dedicated to  preserving the Sumatran rhino of Sabah and its habitat, will be held at The Pacific Sutera Hotel, Kota Kinabalu on July 5 and 6, 2007.  Recent important events will be discussed and the urgency of Borneo Rhino’s plight in Sabah will be stressed. Over 60 participants from government, private,  and corporate sectors of Malaysia have been invited to attend.

A courtesy call to YB DATUK HJ. MASIDI MANJUN, MINISTER OF TOURISM, CULTURE AND ENVIRONMENT SABAH was made by the Organizing committee to invite  YB Datuk to the Opening Ceremony of the workshop as Guest of Honour.

Photo: The Organizing Committee, together with YB DATUK HJ. MASIDI MANJUN, From Left: Mr Laurentius N Amdu, Deputy Director, Sabah Wildlife Department; Ms Angel Majanggil, Administrative Manager, SOS Rhino Borneo; Mr. Daniel Scarporolo of Asian Rhino Project; Ms. Cindy Salopek, Program Manager, SOS Rhino; Dr. Thaya, Program Officer, SOS Rhino Borneo; M. Yahya Dunggi, Public Relation Officer (MTCE)