New Delhi, Sept 30, 2011 (News Release): The Public Diplomacy Division of the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, New Delhi, is launching a global initiative called the “India is ………. “, aimed at encouraging individuals and countries around the world to think of India in interesting, pervasive and positive ways. For this purpose, a Global Video contest is being organized on the following three themes:
( i ) India is …………….. Colourful
( ii ) India is …………….. Creative
( iii ) India is …………….. Wherever You are
2. Under this programme, a 3 minute video film about India on one of the above mentioned themes is being invited from anyone interested in participating in the programme. Detailed information on the programme, including rules and regulations as also the procedure to participate is available on the website www.indiais.org,
3. The programme will run from from October 1 – December 31, 2011.
4. Ministry of External Affairs will be organizing an event in March 2013 where the winning entries will be recognized and will be rewarded suitably. You are invited to take part in this very interesting programme along with your family, friends and colleagues.
Find details of the contest in the following video created by the PD division:
Also check my recent piece - Communicating the Idea of India - for CPD Blog at USC Center on Public Diplomacy at the Annenberg School.