SEAMEO-Australia Press Award 2007 Winner

Ms Avigail Olarte receives the plaque of recognition on behalf of the winner, Ms Vinia Datinguinoo-Mukherjee of the Philippine Center for investigative Journalism. Dr Wendy Jarvie, Deputy Secretary of the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations of Australia, and YM Tengku Datin Seri Marsilla Tengku Abdullah, wife of Malaysian Education Minister Dato Sri Hishammuddin bin Tun Hussein, handed the award during the 43rd SEAMEO Council Conference on 13 March 2008 in Kuala Lumpur. Ms Mukherjee's winning article is entitled, "Muslim Classes Come Alive".

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