United Cities and Local Government of Asia Pacific (UCLG ASPAC) is the largest regional section of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG). UCLG ASPAC is the key knowledge management hub on local government related issues in the Asia-Pacific region, which promotes democratic local government, supports cooperation between cities, local governments and their associations, and facilitates programmes, networks, and partnerships to develop their capacity. One of key crucial issues in the region is education. It is very important in responding and adjusting to the current pandemic.
UCLG ASPAC in collaboration with Xi’an Municipal People’s Government, and Xi’an Jiaotong University established an International Talent Education Programme on 25th August 2020. It aims to promote educational exchange between Xi’an and cities and local governments in the Asia-Pacific region by enabling their civil servants, to study at the Xi’an Jiaotong University as one of the top ten universities in China designated by the Xi’an Municipal Government to Implement this programme.
In promoting and providing more information about this opportunity, UCLG ASPAC, the Xi’an City Government and Xian Jiaotong University will conduct a webinar for potential applicants on Tuesday, 13th April 2021 at 14:00 Jakarta time.
The Secretary General of UCLG ASPAC and the Deputy Director of Xian Jiaotong University will give the opening remarks. And it will be followed by introduction of the programme by Xian Jiaotong University.
The one-hour webinar will also involve member cities of UCLG ASPAC, general academia, Local Governments, respective Local Government Associations and other stakeholders.
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