CSCLF China Teenager Delegation Visits Belarus

2015-09-07 13:54:12   China Soong Ching Ling Foundation

Invited by the Belarus government, China Soong Ching Ling Foundation (CSCLF) organized a China teenager delegation of 54 members to visit Belarus from August 10 to 19. The delegation was led by Chen Yuexian, deputy director of CSCLF Mission Development Department, and constituted of teenagers from Beijing, Fujian, Guangdong, Hubei provinces and related organization staff.

During the visit, the Belarus government gave the delegation high-standard treatment and warm reception. Deputy director of Belarus Ministry of Education went to Minsk Airport to welcome the delegation on August 10, and held a welcome ceremony full of Belarus features at the airport.

Natalia Kochanova (fourth, left), Vice Prime Minister of Belarus, poses for a group photo with the delegation.

Natalia Kochanova, Vice Prime Minister of Belarus met the delegation in the National Library of Belarus on August 12. She expressed warm welcome towards the delegation, and said it was an important move to deepen the comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries, and promote the exchange between teenagers in the two countries, by inviting the China teenager delegation to visit Belarus. She hoped that Chinese teenagers could understand the excellent history and culture of Belarus, and inherit the friendship between the two countries through the visit. She also talked with Chinese teenagers, asked about their lives, and answered their questions.

The Chinese Embassy to Belarus holds a welcome party for the delegation.

Cui Qiming, Chinese Ambassador to Belarus, and his wife Li Aimin held a welcome party for the delegation in the embassy in the evening of August 12. Over 100 participants including deputy director of Belarus Ministry of Education, Belarus volunteers accompanying the delegation, staff members of the delegation, and staff members of the embassy attended the party.

The delegation join a discussion with deputy director of Belarus Ministry of Education (third, right), director of the International Cooperation Bureau of Belarus Ministry of Education (second, right), and director of Belarus National Children Rest Center (right).

Staff members of the delegation pose for a group photo with the director of the International Cooperation Bureau of Belarus Ministry of Education.

During the visit, the Belarus side made careful and thoughtful arrangements about the activities of the delegation, to help Chinese teenagers understand the history, culture, customs and features of Belarus within 10 days, as well as leave a deep and good impression of the visit to the delegation through colorful activities.

The delegation pose for a group photo with the director of Belarus National Children Rest Center and staff members of the center.

Belarus teenagers welcome the delegation in traditional festive costumes.

The delegation pose for a group photo with the mascot of Belarus National Children Rest Center.

The delegation give a performance in Belarus National Children Rest Center.

The delegation taste the traditional food of Belarus in a folk museum.

The delegation visit the traditional folk house of Belarus, and taste fresh bread.

The delegation watch an excellent equestrian show.

The delegation visit a tea museum.

The visit was successful in building a good platform to deepen exchanges, mutual understanding, mutual learning, as well as pass the friendship between teenagers in the two countries. It also made positive contributions in consolidating the friendship between people in the two countries, and expanding the human communication between the two countries.

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