The Conferment Ceremony of Confucius Institute to TGU Partner University in Burkina Faso

2018-12-04

On December 4, 2018, the 13th Global Confucius Institute Conference was held in Chengdu. More than 1500 delegates from 154 countries and regions attended the conference. Sun Chunlan, Vice Premier of the State Council and President of the Headquarters Council of Confucius Institute, attended the opening ceremony and delivered a speech. The opening ceremony was presided over by Chen Baosheng, Minister of Education and Vice President of the Headquarters Council of Confucius Institute (HANBAN) . Macaire S. OUEDRRAOGO, President of Polytechnic University of Bobo-dioulasso, Burkina Faso, and the delegation from the international office of TGU attended the conference. Sun Chunlan, Vice Premier of the State Council and Chairman of the Headquarters Council of Confucius Institute, confered the plate to our partner university Polytechnic University of Bobo-dioulasso, Burkina Faso. The Confucius Institute of Polytechnic University of Bobo-dioulasso is the unique Confucius Institute in Burkina Faso. It is also the first Confucius Institute overseas to be co-established by our university. In order to achieve the win-win effect and mutual development, the Confucius Institute will take the opportunity of resuming diplomatic relations between the two countries to serve the national "one belt and one road" strategy, give full play to the advantages and disciplinary characteristics of both sides, and take the Confucius Institute as a platform to promote bilateral exchanges and cooperation in mutual visits, academic exchanges and technical support between teachers and students.

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