Olympic regulations publicity campaign kicks off in Beijing
[ 2007-08-30 19:33 ]
Member of the Olympic Regulations Publicity Corps handed out informational booklets at the Shijingshan Green Plaza on Wednesday
Crowds gathered at the Shijingshan Green Plaza in Beijing on Wednesday to kick off of the "10,000-mile March Olympic Regulations Publicity Campaign."
Gu Xiulian, Vice Chairman of the National People's Congress, delivered educational booklets on the Olympic regulations to local government units, which will be handed out to neighboring residents of the city's Olympic venues. Over 800,000 educational booklets have been printed for the purpose.
The publicity campaign aims to spread knowledge about the Olympic regulations to all the points along the Olympic Torch Relay route, with special emphasis on Beijing and the Olympic co-host cities of Qingdao, Tianjin, Shanghai, Shenyang, Qinhuangdao, etc.
To increase the public's awareness of the Olympic regulations, the campaign will reach out to neighborhoods around the Olympic venues, service industries, media, and Olympic volunteers.
The Olympic regulations will be disseminated through lectures, consultations, exhibitions, contests, literature, and other methods. Publicity activities will be tailored to the specific needs of the local population to maximize the impact and reach of the campaign.
Officials from the National People's Congress, National Popularization of Legal Knowledge Office, and Ministry of Justice attended the campaign's launch in Beijing.