Unveiling Ceremony in Da Xing No.1 Middle School
On April 2, Ambassador Gunnar Snorri Gunnarsson, Counsellor Axel Nikulasson and Cultural Assistant Yan Ping Li attended the unveiling ceremony of Heart-to-Heart Partnership Program between China and Iceland, in Da Xing No.1 Middle School.
The “Heart-to- Heart” program, which is supported by the International Olympic Committee aims to promote communication among young people in the world of Olympic family, and strives to realize the wish of “One World, One Dream”, and pursues the Olympic ideal of “Unity, Friendship, and Peace”.
Ambassador Gunnar Snorri Gunnarsson and Mr. Shi Baihe, headmaster of the school expressed their best wishes for the program, as the program will enhance the students’ knowledge and strengthen the friendship between these two nations.
The possibility of Da Xing No.1 Middle School’s representatives will pay a visit to an Icelandic Middle School was discussed.
Among others, Mr. Shao Shiwei, vice minister of Beijing IOC Propaganda Department, Mr. Yang Zhicheng, chief of Education Section of Beijing IOC News Propaganda Department, and leaders from Da Xing Foreign Affairs Office and Da Xing Education Committee, attended the ceremony as well.