The award ceremony for the collection of works on the theme of “SCO Cultural Ambassadors” was held in Beijing
China News Service, Beijing, September 14 (Reporter Bo Wenwen) On the afternoon of September 13, the award ceremony for the collection of works on the theme of “SCO Cultural Ambassador” to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the SCO was held in the former residence of Soong Ching Ling in Beijing.
Wang Jiarui, vice chairman of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference and chairman of the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation, Hang Yuanxiang, executive vice chairman of the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation, Cui Li, vice chairman of the SCO Good-Neighborly Friendship and Cooperation Committee, and vice chairman of the All-China Youth Federation Fu Zhenbang, Kyrgyzstan’s ambassador to China Bakktgurova, Zhang Haizhou, deputy secretary-general of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Secretariat, as well as the envoys of relevant SCO countries to China, and the heads of the SCO Youth Platform were present. Norov, Secretary-General of the Secretariat of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, attended the meeting via video link.
Performances by representatives of children from all over the world. Photo courtesy of the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation
Hang Yuanxiang stated in his speech that the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Good-Neighborly and Friendship Cooperation Committee and the China International Youth Exchange Center have worked together to jointly host this “Finding SCO Culture” The main purpose of the “Little Ambassador” activity is to build a platform for mutual exchanges among children from all over the world, so that the children can grow into a new generation of mutual learning, mutual learning, and mutual understanding, and make positive contributions to “friendship from generation to generation and peace forever”.
Cui Li said that caring for the growth of children is the tradition of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. People of all countries have a stronger yearning for a better life. The trend of the times of peace, development, cooperation, and win-win has become unstoppable. Standing at the new starting point of the third decade, the Shanghai Cooperation Organization will face broad development prospects, release new momentum for win-win cooperation, and write a new chapter of mutual learning among civilizations.
Norov gave a video speech in the Tashkent office to congratulate the theme works solicitation on the complete success, thank you young ambassadors for their active participation and enthusiastic performance, and encourage young people from SCO member states to actively participate in social activities. Contribute to the development and prosperity of the country, the consolidation of regional and global security and stability, and the strengthening of dialogue among different ethnic groups, cultures and religions.
At the awards ceremony, the host announced the “SCO Cultural Ambassador” and the event “Story Star”, “Cultural Star”, “Hope Star”, “Future Star” and other award-winning lists. Leaders and guests such as Wang Jiarui presented certificates of honor to representatives of award-winning children and children in Beijing.
p > Chairman Wang Jiarui and other leaders and guests took a group photo with the representatives of children and teenagers. Photo courtesy of China Soong Ching Ling Foundation
Video clips of outstanding entries were played at the event, and representatives of children from all over the world performed wonderful singing, dancing and talents. Ji Lier from Belarus recited Li Bai’s “Quiet Night Thoughts” on the spot, expressing his love for Chinese culture. Li Aming from Tajikistan said, “What is the SCO? I live in Chaoyang District, Beijing. There are many friends from Kazakhstan, China, Russia, India, and Pakistan. I feel that this is the SCO.” From Uzbekistan Stan’s Ismir said, “The SCO brings many countries together. We act together and work together for a safe life. Every country is equal.”
The “Cultural Ambassador” themed works collection activity is co-sponsored by the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation, the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Good-Neighborly Friendship and Cooperation Committee and the China International Youth Exchange Center, supported by the All-China Youth Federation and Guangming Net, and undertaken by the Soong Ching Ling Former Residence Management Center. It was officially launched in May this year. . The event is aimed at children from SCO countries, and collects short videos based on “good neighbors, good friends, good partners,” “respect for diverse civilizations,” and “strengthening cooperation in the fight against the epidemic”, to encourage children to contact themselves and their family members and tell about the SCO The story of member states uniting their efforts, deepening cooperation and common development. (End)