On the morning of June 19, “Understanding China-2017 EU Officials’ Study Tour in China” held a ceremony at the Beijing Language and Culture University.
“Understanding China-2017 EU Officials’ Study Tour in China” was one of the contents of the Confucius Institute Headquarters/Handan’s “Confucius New Sinology Program”, but also an important platform for the EU high-level officials exchange with China in various fields. The project had been undertaken for four consecutive years by BLCU since 2014, and received Consistent recognition and praise by the European Union and the Confucius Institute Headquarters/Hanban.
In the next two weeks, EU officials will launch a series of training activities, participate in many high-end visits, academic dialogue, Special investigation and other projects, visit and exchange with a number of national ministries, academic institutions, enterprises and institutions. At the same time, there will be a number of cultural activities, experiences and discussions, in order to deepen the officials’ understanding of Chinese society and culture. The project aims to provide EU officials with high-level and multi-sectoral channels of understanding China, so as to promote mutual understanding and further cooperation between China and the EU in political, economic, cultural, educational, diplomatic and medical fields.