In 2017, as well as welcoming over 26,000 people to the COPE Visitor Centre, COPE was honoured to welcome the following VIPs visitors.

    • Zach Childs, Regional Desk Officer of USAID RDMA, Bangkok.
    • A Delegation from Legacies of War, USA.


  • A Delegation participating in the 5th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting-Plus Experts’ Working Group on Humanitarian Mine Assistance.
  • Australian Embassy’s Human Rights Delegation, including Dr Tim Soutphommasane – Australian Human Rights Commission.
  • Sally Moyles, CEO of CARE Australia.
  • EU Parliamentary Delegation
  • Sir Michael Kadoorie and representatives of the Kadoorie Foundation
  • H.E. Nadav Eschar, Ambassador to Laos of the State of Israel