The 19th Meeting of Memorial Museums of Dr. Sun Yat-sen and Mme. Soong Ching Ling Held in Shanghai

2008-07-11 12:36:39   China Soong Ching Ling Foundation

On 28 October 2007, the 19th Meeting of Memorial Museums of Dr. Sun Yat-sen and Mme. Soong Ching Ling opened at the auditorium of the Shanghai municipal government building. During the two-day meeting, all participants had a series of discussions on the relic collection, protection and utilization at memorial museums of Dr. Sun Yat-sen and Mme. Soong Ching Ling.

All participants believe that the Meeting, institutionalized as an annual event since 1989, have provided a platform and played important roles for strengthening contacts, enhancing friendship, promoting exchange of working experiences, and development of the memorial museums at home and abroad,
Decision was made at the meeting that the 20th meeting will be organized by Fuzhou Dr. Sun Yat-sen's Memorial Hall sometime between October and November 2008 in Fuzhou.

The 19th meeting was jointly organized by Shanghai Dr. Sun Yat-sen and Mme. Soong Ching Ling Memorial Halls Administration Committee and China Welfare Institute. Fifty-seven representatives of 30 memorial sites from Beijing, Shanghai, Chongqing, Nanjing, Fuzhou, Wuhan, Guangdong, Wuzhou of Guangxi, Wenchang of Hainan, Taiwan, and Singapore and Malaysia attended the meeting. The CSCLF Research Center was involved in the meeting.

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