In the morning of 31st August, foreign ambassadresses from more than 20 countries to China visited the Former Residence of Soong Ching Ling.
The ambassadresses visited the Exhibition of Soong Ching Ling's Life and expressed their respect for Song Ching Ling's efforts in advocating world peace and improving the wellbeing of women and children.
During the meeting, Ai Duo, Director of the Center for the Management of the Former Residence of Soong Ching Ling; and Chen Aimin, Director of the Department of International Cooperation and Exchange of CSCLF, expressed their sincere welcome to the ambassadresses. Ai Duo introduced the history of the Residence and Soong Ching Ling's contribution in promoting international exchange. Chen Aimin introduced the efforts of CSCLF in promoting people-to-people exchange among different countries and expressed the willingness to cooperate with foreign embassies in related activities.
The Ambassadresses of Colombia to China expressed her thanks to the warm reception of the Chinese side on behalf of all the ambassadresses and said that the visit enriched her understanding of Chinese history and culture. She also expressed her appreciation for the efforts of CSCLF in promoting international exchange.
The ambassadresses also communicated with middle and primary school students participating in social practice programs in the Former Residence of Soong Ching Ling.
Ji Yongjun, Vice Director of the Department of American & Oceanian Affairs of the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, and Yang Hua, Vice Director of the Department of International Cooperation and Exchange, attended the event.
(Source: Department of International Cooperation and Exchange)