On December 12, the delegation of the Center for African Studies at Peking University visited the China-Africa Sustainable Development Center. Professor Lee talked to CEO of Amanbo Mr. Liao Xuhui and Deputy General Manager Mr. Liu Yuqiang on cooperation. After the strategic cooperation between Peking University Center for African Studies and China-Africa Sustainable Development Center, this is the first visit of Professor Lee.
CAhand China-Africa Sustainable Development Center is invested by Shenzhen Right Investment Co., Ltd. and joint strategic cooperation operation with Peking University Center for African Studies. The project is located in Fuyong Street, Bao'an District, Shenzhen. It is adjacent to Shenzhen Baoan International Airport, Fuyong Ferry Terminal, Guangzhou -Shenzhen Expressway and Metro Line 11 Fuyong Station, enjoying convenient land, sea and air transportation.
Peking University Center for African Studies is a comprehensive and interdisciplinary African research institute established by Peking University in 1998 to coordinate and organize the whole school's African studies. It was established on the basis of the Asian-African Institute of Peking University and was the first university center in China to study African issues. The main tasks of the Center are to coordinate and organize the whole school's African research, to organize lectures, seminars and lectures, to help train masters and doctoral students, to receive counseling and training from inside and outside the school, and to organize and promote various academic exchanges at home and abroad. Because of its authority in the field of African research, has become an important think tank unit of the relevant national ministries. Mr. Li Anshan, the Director of the Center for African Studies at Peking University, is a professor at the Institute of Asian and African Studies at the School of International Studies at Peking University and a renowned African expert.
The delegation first visited the import and export exhibition hall of the China-Africa Sustainable Development Center. In the African import hall, looking at a variety of African wood carvings and paintings, professor Li high praised the African carving works. In the export hall, professor Li agreed the Amanbo’s innovative OSO trading model, which is according to the characteristics of Africa .
Subsequently, the delegation visited the China-Africa Maker Center and Activity Center, and had a meeting with Mr. Liao Xuhui and Mr. Liu Yuqiang in the China-Africa Expert Office. After more than an hour discussion, the two sides identified the following cooperation projects and directions, including: first, to establish post-doctoral workstation in the China-Africa Sustainable Development Center, contributing to China's research on Africa; Second, to jointly organize the China-Africa Student Entrepreneurship Competition, selecting and supporting the China- Africa high-quality business projects; Third, to strengthen cooperation in the training of China- Africa human resources, such as co-organized "Into Africa," special training, providing support for the sustainable development of China-Africa human resources; Fourth, to strengthen the construction of China-Africa think tank, through the "Internet + think tank" China- Africa service cooperation.
The delegation also visited the Amanbo office to learn about Amanbo's development history and made some valuable comments on its future development.
Relying on Amanbo’s rich network resources, CAhand China-Africa Sustainable Development Center is going to build China-Africa think tank platform, China-Africa entrepreneurship platform, China-Africa Network platform, China-Africa culture platform, and China-Africa education platform, using the innovative "Internet + Think Tank" model to enable Internet technology and think tanks to serve the current strategic cooperation between China and Africa and promote the sustainable development of China-Africa cooperation. CAhand fills in the blank of China-Africa cooperation portal platform through the establishment of China-Africa cooperation network service portal. Through the use of innovative OSO trading model, to build the integrated marketing system that suitable for China-Africa’s current situation and trade demand characteristics, and to service the China-Africa’s trade transformation and upgrading. The China-Africa Sustainable Development Center has also established a professional business incubator platform for Chinese and African university students to fill the blank in the field of China-Africa business incubation. Meanwhile, the China-Africa Sustainable Development Center also promotes the development and exchange of China-Africa education, and provides human resources support for the sustainable development of China and Africa.
The visit of Director Li Anshan deepened the cooperation between CAhand China-Africa Sustainable Development Center and Peking University Center for African Studies. The gradual progress of bilateral cooperation projects will surely provide more and more convenience for China-Africa cooperation, which will add luster to the process of China-Africa comprehensive strategic partnership and contribute to the all-round and sustainable development of China-Africa cooperation.