Opening Ceremony - 21 January 2011 at 4:00 pm

Venue: National Theatre Auditorium, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy
1, Sagunbagicha, Ramna
Dhaka –1000.


Opening by representatives from all continents
Africa: Mario Macilau
Asia: David de Souza
Australia and the Pacific: Kelly Hussey-Smith
Europe: Laurence Leblanc
Latin America: Nadia Baram
North America: Robert Pledge


Video Message
Dr. Luis Moreno-Ocampo,
Prosecutor, International Criminal Court


Message
Omar Barghouti,
Palestinian political analyst


Chobi Mela VI Lifetime Achievement Awards for outstanding contribution to photography
Asia: Naib Uddin Ahmed (Bangladesh)
Africa: J.D. Okhai Ojeikere (Nigeria)
Latin America: Pedro Meyer (Mexico)



Organised by Drik, Bangladesh http://www.drik.net