A visit from Zhongshan Hospital

On 19 March 2018, the Fudan Centre hosted a delegation from Zhongshan Hospital of Fudan University. The delegation was led by Professor Gu Jianying 顾建英, Vice-President of Zhongshan Hospital.

The delegation was in Denmark to learn from the Danish hospital sector and exchange experiences with local healthcare professionals. Among other things, they met visited the Kolding branch of the regional Sygehus Lillebælt located in the Southern Region of Denmark, which employs approximately 5,000 people.

At NIAS the delegation was briefed by Geir Helgesen and Chunrong Liu on different aspects of the Danish healthcare system, including universal healthcare and differences in the public and private sector. The cultural differences shaping Nordic and Chinese healthcare institutions were also discussed among the participants of the meeting.

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Youth Innovation Competition on Global Governance 2018

Fudan University will hold the Youth Innovation Competition on Global Governance (YICGG 2018) this summer from July 15th to July 20th in Chongming, Shanghai, China.

YICGG has been an annual international student competition since 2007, sponsored by United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in China and organized by the School of International Relations and Public Affairs (SIRPA) of Fudan University. YICGG aims to promote global reform and global governance. Thanks to its high academic standard, YICGG has been cited as 'the Academic Olympics for the Youth' among similar students’ activities. During the past 10 years, more than 1250 participants, 312 teams from 143 universities and institutions, 81 countries and regions in total have taken part in the program and submitted over 419 proposals.

By attending YICGG2018, students can communicate with experts in the field of sharing economy and learn from delegates from around the world. YICGG will provide an opportunity for the world's young talent to gather and discuss issues of common interests. Valuable policy proposals of YICGG will be submitted to UNDP.

Please note that the YICGG committee will provide airfare subsidies and local accommodation for participants.

Students (BA or MA level) can register through this link: https://www.wjx.top/jq/21223792.aspx

The deadline for registration is March 31th, 10:59 AM EST.

For more information, please read the official YICGG 2018 announcement flyer or visit the official YICGG webpage.

If you have any questions or need more details, please feel free to contact the organizer via email: yicgg@hotmail.com

Understanding Asia 2018

From February 12-16, the Fudan-European Centre for China Studies along with NIAS – Nordic Institute of Asian Studies and Nansen Academy co-arranged the 2018 Understanding Asia course, which took place at Nansen Academy in Lillehammer, Norway. Held annually since 2013, the course features five days of lectures and activities to provide participants with a deeper understanding of the cultural, political, and economic elements shaping today’s Asia.

Call for papers

The conference theme “China and the World: Development · Governance · Security” is broadly construed to include quantitative, data-driven studies and qualitative studies from all social science disciplines.PhD students up to associate professors under the age of 45 may apply. The conference will take place May 24-25, 2018 at Fudan University.

The conference theme “China and the World: Development · Governance · Security” is broadly construed to include quantitative, data-driven studies and qualitative studies from all social science disciplines.