Professor Emeritus Dr. Kasem Wattanachai, Privy Councilor as Chairman of Foundation for Good Governance on Medicine, presided over an award ceremony of “Thai Kids Fight COVID” Painting Competition for winners of two categories: students in primary 1-3 and primary 4-6. The awards were presented to winners by the SCG Foundation’s board of directors, led by the Foundation president Roongrote Rangsiyopash and members of Foundation for Good Governance on Medicine at the award ceremony held in a warm and friendly atmosphere. The awards were given to the following prizes: grand prize, distinguished prize, honorable mention, People’s Choice, and Doctor’s Choice.
The painting competition “Thai Kids Fight COVID” is a collaborative project between SCG Foundation, Foundation for Good Governance on Medicine, and the Office of the Basic Education Commission (OBEC). The project aims to encourage students to practice self-care and protection at schools amid the COVID-19 pandemic and promote good hygiene practices among children such as wearing a face mask, maintaining physical distancing, hand washing, etc. The competition is split into two categories: primary 1-3 and primary 4-6.