On the 23rd of June, VAST was asked to judge an art competiton. The National Commission for Women and Children (NCWC) had organized a nation wide art competition among school children to mark the launch of the State of the World’s Children Report, to be launched on the 9th of July. There were more than 200 entries.
On the 19th of June, Asha Kama left for Washington DC as a part of the Bhutanese delegation to take part in the Smithsonian Folk Life Festival.
His Excellency A.K.M. Atiqur Rahman, the ambassador of Bangladesh to Bhutan, and Hashem Khan, the popular Bangladesh artist, dropped into VAST for a chat on 12th of June.