Vietnamese and Chinese youth exchanged views and experiences on environmental protection at a forum in Hạ Long City yesterday. — Photo dantri.com.vn
QUẢNG NINH — Vietnamese and Chinese youth exchanged views and experiences on environmental protection at a forum in Ha Long City yesterday.
The forum was part of the third Việt Nam-China Youth Festival that opened in the northern province of Quảng Ninh on Monday.
Nguyễn Thi Thu Hà, Secretary of the Hồ Chí Minh Communist Youth Union’s Quảng Ninh chapter, said the festival has educated Vietnamese and Chinese youth about the bilateral, comprehensive, strategic and co-operative partnership between the two countries.
It also allowed them to discuss ways to promote their respective roles in building socialism, she said
Li Guoyang, Deputy Secretary of China’s Communist Youth League in Anhui Province, stressed the important role played by young people in environmental protection and sustainable development and said increased public awareness was needed on these issues.
He also spoke of the need to improve communication between the young generations.
Also yesterday, more than 600 Vietnamese and Chinese youth participated in forums on upholding cultural traits and developing tourism. These forums were held in the provinces of Ninh Bình, Bắc Ninh and Phú Thọ.
The forums contributed to improving the ties of friendship between the two countries. — VNS