Deputy Chief Executive of Confucius Institute Headquarters Yu Tianqi and Her Delegation Conduct Investigation at Qufu Normal University

[Source]    Confucius Institute Headquarters [Time]    2019-07-15 13:18:40 

On July 4, Yu Tianqi, Deputy Chief Executive of Confucius Institute Headquarters, conducted investigation and held a discussion at Qufu Normal University (QFNU) with Xin Jie, Vice President of QFNU. Experts and teacher representatives attended the discussion.

During the discussion, Xin Jie reported on the history and development achievements of QFNU. He mainly introduced QFNU’s measures for and achievements in carrying forward the splendid Chinese traditional culture since the University took its roots in Confucius’ hometown. He also introduced QFNU’s active participation in the joint construction of Confucius Institutes overseas and in the polish of Confucius as a name card. Xin Jie said that QFNU will undertake the mission of “promoting Chinese culture for China” and keep utilizing its own wisdom and power to promote the creative transformation and innovative development of excellent traditional culture, so as to boost the influence of Chinese culture.

Yu Tianqi highly appraised QFNU’s distinctive school-running characteristics, fruitful school-running achievements and profound cultural foundation. She introduced the school-running principle and the development history of the Confucius Institute and pointed out that the development of the Confucius Institute has entered a new stage of improving quality and efficiency, and the connotation construction is being continuously strengthened. She hoped that experts, teachers and students of QFNU will contribute to the development of the Confucius Institute by actively offering advice and suggestions, and work together to create a good image for the Confucius Institute and promote the spread of Chinese culture to the outside world.

During the discussion, while focusing on the topic of the meeting, experts and teacher representatives from QFNU have shared their thoughts and feelings, and put forward suggestions and opinions concerning the actual work of participating in the construction of the Confucius Institutes overseas, participating in cultural exchanges with other countries, and conducting the teaching and popularization of excellent traditional culture.

Yu Tianqi and her delegation listened carefully to the speeches and conducted in-depth interactions and discussions with the participants. She said that the discussion is impressive and fruitful. She hoped that the two sides will further strengthen communication and cooperation so as to realize resource sharing and achieve mutual benefit and win-win results.