China to push for high quality education cooperation with Belt and Road

China to push for high quality education cooperation with Belt and Road

WANG ZHUANGFEI CHINA DAILY China will stick to high-level opening up, push for high quality education cooperation with countries and regions that are part of the Belt and Road Initiative and pursue international education exchanges and cooperation with all countries, Education Minister Huai Jinpeng said on Friday.

He said that the country will strengthen international cooperation in high-level talent cultivation and science and technology and encourage Chinese universities to conduct cooperative innovation in science and technology with global counterparts, and that there will be a video link to the 23rd China Annual Conference and Expo for International Education.

The event called Adapting and Transformation: Reshaping Education: Adaptation and Transformation is hosted by the China Education Association for International ExchangeEducation Association for International Exchange in Beijing.

Huai said that China will work hard to improve the competitiveness of its international education and to build the country into a high-land of talent and innovation.

He said that it will actively participate in and initiate global education governance, offer China's education plans, wisdom and experience with the world and make new contributions to the common development and sharing of human civilization.

He said that there should be closer global education cooperation, strengthening digital education cooperation and expanding exchanges and communications.

He said that building a community with a shared future for mankind is vital for all countries and they should create more exchange programs, conduct in-depth mutual visits of teachers and students, strengthen existing friendship, work together on global challenges and build a more open and inclusive world.