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Jun 12, 2015
Posted by: cesci

Announcement of Maja Koene Social Journalist, Social Activist & PEACE award for the year 2014.With great pleasure we are announcing the prestigious Maja Koene social Activist/Journalist/Peace award for the year 2014


Posted by: cesci

Dear friends

We have great pleasure in announcing following names as the winner of Maja Koene  Award for the year 2014

  1. Mr. Iyyacheri Kunhi Krishanan Master and Mrs.Padmini Teacher, Kozhikode, Kerala
  2. Mr. Sriraman Koyyon, Arippa Struggle Leader, Kollam, Kerala
  3. Chathalloor Janakeeya Samara Samithy, Edavannapara panchayat, Malappuram,Kerala
  4. Mr.Jacob Pulickan, GCRD, Trivandrum, Kerala.
  5. H2O film on Water by Nadu, Udayan and Team from Danagram, Malappuram, Kerala
  6. Dr. R. Pothi Reddi, SIPA, Chennai

Maja Koene Awards is a prestigious award given every year to journalists and social activists for their outstanding contribution in their own field.  This award was constituted in the year 1999 in the memory of well-known photo journalist and activist from Switzerland. This award is a joint venture by CESCI Foundation Switzerland and CESCI foundation India. The Maja Koene award committee for the year 2014 has taken notice of their important work in-order to improve the situation of the society and make it more conducive people to live and progress.  

This year the award ceremony will be held in Ernakulam, Kerala on the  12th June 2015. This award will include a citation, a shawl of honor and a cash amount of Rs.10,001/-.  

With thanks and regards


Secretary - CESCI