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Duksung Women’s University Delegates Visits CWU
A delegation of officials from Duksung Women’s University (DWU), Korea, visited China Women’s University (CWU) on January 19. CWU vice-president Liu Meng welcomed the guests and presided over a seminar.
The delegates included Seung Hoon Choi, director of the DWU International Affairs Office; Hyo Jin Kwak, assistant secretary for DWU International Affairs; and, Yong Hwan Lee, leader of the Project on Global Partnership between UN Women and DWU.
Directors from the CWU Administrative Office of Scientific Research, Student Affairs Office, and Foreign Affairs Office participated in the event.
During the gathering, the two sides discussed the bilateral development status of teachers and students since they had formally established the cooperative relationship, and exchanged opinions on how to promote the program for exchange students.
Liu expressed full agreement with the DWU’s suggestions on further developing the global partnership with UN Women and gave a positive response. Liu also further discussed the specific cooperation programs and details with guests.
Lee outlined the Building Global Partnership of Young Women project, and detailed the project's vision, planning and characteristics. Li Mingshun, Chairperson of the CWU Council, had previously participated in the second world conference which was sponsored by the DWU in 2014.
Lee expressed heartfelt gratitude towards Li’s support and contribution, and invited CWU delegates to attend the third world conference that will be held in August 2016.
DWU is a comprehensive women’s university founded in 1920. CWU signed a protocol on October 2013, and started a student exchange program in the second semester of 2014.
DWU signed a memorandum of cooperation with the UN Women in 2011, and co-sponsored the world conference for young women in 2012. They also launched several training courses during the conference, which attracted some 100 universities from 30 countries to participate.