On the morning of 17th May, Mr. Pierre Lmonde, Counselor for Science and Technology of the Embassy of France in Beijing, Dr. Sylvie Tourpin, the Scientific and Educational Cooperation Commissioner of the Consulate General of the Republic of France in Chengdu visited YUFE. Yin Hong, Vice President of YUFE met and held talks with the guests.
Yin Hong gave a brief introduction of the cooperation between France and Yunnan Province, and the overall picture of cooperation between France and YUFE. He held that the visiting of Mr. Pierre Lmonde to YUFE marked a beginning of cultural exchange between France and Yunnan Province, hoping that two parties would take this opportunity to promote more cooperation.
Mr. Pierre Lmonde expressed full recognition to the present cooperative programs between YUFE and Universities in France. He held that the long cultural history of both China and France allows two parties to develop cooperation by taking advantage of cultural exchange, making the cooperation more modernized. In addition, two parties had in-depth discussion on the building of Sino-France joint laboratory by the cooperation of the school of Urban Management and Resource Environment and French institution, and the preparation of the making of Sino-French scientific research documentary.