Giant panda “Zhizhi” and “Yuanyuan” serve as image ambassadors for young volunteers in Sichuan
China News Service, Chengdu, December 14 (Reporter He Shaoqing) The 2020 Chengdu-Chongqing Double-city Economic Circle Youth Cultural Development Summit and Sichuan-Chongqing Youth Charity Carnival closed on the 14th at Sichuan University of Light Chemical Industry in Zigong. At the closing ceremony, the naming ceremony of the “Panda Man” image ambassador was held. The Sichuan Provincial Committee of the Communist Youth League and the China Giant Panda Conservation and Research Center jointly decided to jointly use the names of “Vision” and “Wish” in July and August this year. The born pair of giant panda cubs are named.
In Sichuan, “Panda Man” is an important symbol of youth volunteer culture. From today onwards, “Vision” and “Wish” have officially become the image ambassadors of “Panda Man”, this is the first time in the field of voluntary service in China.
“Hope’volunteer’ can further promote youth voluntary service in the new era in the whole society.” According to the relevant person in charge of the Sichuan Provincial Committee of the Communist Youth League, in the future, the Sichuan Provincial Committee of the Communist Youth League and China The Giant Panda Conservation and Research Center will carry out in-depth cooperation in the creation of the “Panda Man” IP, the development of volunteer service projects for the protection of giant pandas, and the promotion of ecological and environmental protection concepts to further promote the voluntary spirit of “dedication, friendship, mutual assistance, and progress”.
In September 2019, the Sichuan Provincial Committee of the Communist Youth League jointly issued the Sichuan Youth Volunteer Service System Reform Pilot Program in conjunction with the Sichuan Provincial Committee Propaganda Department, Provincial Civilization Office, Civil Affairs Department, Education Department, and Human Resources and Social Affairs Department. Innovative exploration is carried out in the aspects of system mechanism, platform optimization, project cultivation, incentive guarantee, and cultural communication. The Sichuan Provincial Committee of the Communist Youth League launched the “Panda Man” IP based on youth preferences and Sichuan characteristics. On December 4, 2019, the first youth volunteer culture theme song and image promotion film “Panda Man” tailored for young volunteers in Sichuan was released.
According to incomplete statistics, the “Volunteer Sichuan” platform currently has more than 4.416 million registered volunteers, more than 51,000 registered teams, more than 34,000 published projects, and more than 31 million service hours. (End)