Leaders and campers have a group picture at the opening ceremony on October 28 at CRI. [Photo: CRIENGLISH.com / Shen Siling]
The Winter Camp of CRI Confucius Institute opened on October 28 in Beijing. All together 24 students from 8 countries are invited to the winter camp this year. The campers are outstanding students selected from CRI Confucius Radio Classrooms.
CRI Confucius Institute has successfully held three summer and winter camps since 2013. This winter camp is held under the great support of Confucius InstituteHeadquarters, Xi'an Municipal Government, Xi'an Jiaotong University and Beijing Royal School.
The campers will visit and study in Beijing and Xi'an. Xi'an is the starting point of ancient silk road. As a capital city of Shaanxi province, Xi'an has a long history, and is well known as the four ancient capitals in the world, together with Rome, Cairo and Athens. Every campers will be able to experience the profound Chinese cultural spirit.
During the 11 day winter camp, every camper will be able to learn, to listen, to see, to exchange, to record and to share their memories with their friends.
About CRI and CRI Confucius Institute
Founded on December thethird, nineteen forty-one,CRI is China's state-owned radio station that broadcasts to a global audience. CRI currently broadcasts in sixty-five languages.
The Confucius Radio Institute was launched in CRI on December the sixth, two thousand and seven.
In recent years, by using a variety of media broadcast forms, with the concept of ¡®teaching Chinese in the country¡¯s native languages,¡¯ CRI ConfuciusInstitute has achieved great developments.
CRI has established thirteen Confucius Radio Classrooms in Kenya, Bangladesh,Pakistan, Italy and other countries.
CRI has developed several multi language teaching materials, including China ABC and Living Chinese, and has also established several Chinese teaching platforms, such as radio, online radio and IPTV.
In order to promote Chinese culture, CRI has produced Hello China, a multi-language and multi-media series program.
Confucius Radio Classrooms have held all kinds of activities around the world, which won highly praise and welcome from both China and abroad.
CRI ConfuciusInstitute has gradually become a brand of teaching Chinese and Chinese culture promotion.
CRI Confucius Institute is responsible for the promotion of traditional Chinese culture and modern civilization. CRI is making its efforts to become an ambassador of promoting Chinese culture and telling Chinese stories.
Now, CRI Confucius Institute has more than 20,000 registered students who are receiving Chinese and cultural training, and more than 30,000 students participate in all kinds of our cultural activities.
Campers visited Hanban after the opening ceremony. [Photo: CRIENGLISH.com / Shen Siling]