At first, I couldn't believe, we won one of the top honours in the KWN
The 26 national winners for the KWN
Global Contest 2017 have been selected and approximately 100 representatives of the 26 winning schools in 18 different countries and region have been invited to Tokyo to attend the "KWN
Global Summit 2017" from August 1 to 5, which will be held for the first time.
To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the KWN
Program, the global awards ceremony was held in the U.
Since then it has gone global with electronics giant Panasonic KWN
now supporting 500 schools in 30 countries on five continents.
was inaugurated, more than 65,000 students from elementary to high school have been given Panasonic video equipment and training to create their own news features.
Since the KWN
program was started in 1989 in the U.
program is also a competition that honors the video works created by children every year.
is a hands-on video education program supported by Panasonic, who lends video cameras and other equipment to primary and middle schools for video productions.
For this year's contest, Panasonic, an Official Worldwide Olympic Partner and an Official Worldwide Paralympic Partner, added "Sports" to the list of themes of KWN
Global Contest, in addition to the existing themes of "Environment" and "Communication," to stimulate children's interest in sports.
Global Contest 2013 official website : http://panasonic.
Taeko Danno, Deputy General Manager, Panasonic Marketing Middle East said that Panasonic had been sending the UAECOs KWN
winning teams to Japan every year since it joined the Global competition.
is a hands-on video education program that Panasonic operates as part of its efforts to support the education of future generations and is currently being promoted in 18 countries and regions.