State Councilor Liu Yandong Presents Camp Flag to “Chinese Bridge Summer Camp for Chinese and ASEAN Youths”

[Source]    Division of New Initiatives and International Exchanges [Time]    2010-08-05 17:57:11 
 


State Councilor Liu Yandong presenting the camp flag to the campers

Guiyang, August 3rd— In the morning, the China-ASEAN Education Minister Roundtable Conference & the Third “China-ASEAN Education Cooperation Week” commenced in Guiyang. Mme. Liu Yandong, Member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and State Councilor was present at the opening ceremony and delivered a keynote speech. She also presented a camp flag to the “Chinese Bridge Summer Camp for Chinese and ASEAN Youths”.

As a part of the China-ASEAN Education Minister Roundtable Conference & the Third “China-ASEAN Education Cooperation Week”, the “Chinese Bridge Summer Camp for Chinese and ASEAN Youths” was sponsored by Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters, aiming to improve mutual understanding and friendship between young people and to strengthen China-ASEAN educational exchanges and cooperation. A total of 100 teachers and students from 46 schools in Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, as well as 10 students from the quake-stricken city of Yushu in Qinghai Province, all took part in the activity. They had a one-week trip to Guiyang for the purpose of studying the Chinese language and experiencing the culture, and interacted with students of the Middle School affiliated to Guizhou Normal University, the Experiment High School of Guizhou, Guiyang No. 8 Middle School, No. 18 Middle School and No. 19 Middle School.