The Belt and Road Trip of Shijiazhuang Cultural and Educational Communication Visit in Russia cultural and education exchange activity was held
On Dec. 6th, the cultural and educational exchange activity, the Belt and Road Trip of Shijiazhuang Visit in Russia was successfully held. The activity responds to the Belt and Road Initiative and aims to improve the external cultural and educational communication of Shijiazhuang. Li Dejin, vice secretary of the CPC Shijiazhuang Municipal Committee attended the activity.
Caption: Li Dejin, vice secretary of the CPC Shijiazhuang Municipal Committee is giving a speech [Photo by Li Xiang]
Photography exhibition and intangible cultural heritage exhibition were held during the activity. About 60 photos were displayed on the photography exhibition and the cultural heritage exhibition had heritage including Gaocheng palace lanterns, Yuan Village homespun, and Wuji paper-cut. The activity showed to Russian citizens not only the splendid history of Shijiazhuang, but also the achievement Shijiazhuang has made in the construction of 4+4 modern industrial landscape and the modernization development of the city after it became one station of the China Railway Express. The exhibition center was full of Russian citizens surprised by the brilliant traditional Chinese culture. They said that activity had showed them a beautiful Chinese city and that they were willing to visit Shijiazhuang when they had a chance to go to China.
Li Dejin promoted Shijiazhuang s urban development and cultural deposits in Moscow Chinese Cultural Center and St. Petersburg 547 School. In Repin Academy of Fine Arts and SPBU, Li had deep discussion on how to enhance the culture and education cooperation between two areas and reached a draft accord. The visiting mission also visited the 6th National Congress of Communist Party of China and had discussion on Xibaipo cooperation matters.
Gong Jiajia, Chinese Cultural Counsellor to Russia, Xia Guangyuan, vice director of Moscow Chinese Cultural Center, Li Zhiyuan, the master Eastern European reporter station of CRI, China Media Group, and Alexander Badipov, councillor of St. Petersburg and other guests attended the activity and gave speeches.