DPM, FM Demeke Calls for collaboration between Ethiopian, Chinese Higher Education Institutions


May 26/2023 (ENA)  Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Demeke Mekonnen  has called for collaboration between Ethiopian and Chinese higher education institutions. 

He made the remark while attending the Beijing Foreign Studies University's launch of Amharic books for Chinese students.


According to Demeke, it is critical for Ethiopian higher education institutions to exchange knowledge with Chinese research institutions.

He stated that the Amharic language collaboration between Addis Ababa University and Beijing University of Foreign Studies will help to strengthen people-to-people ties even further.

GIA WENGIAN, the university's Vice President, stated that the introduction of the Amharic language in China is critical to promoting Ethiopia's culture and history. 

Three Amharic textbooks were launched at the ceremony, and Chinese Amharic language students read Amharic poems, according to Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 



Ethiopian News Agency