Humanitarian aid cooperation and exchanges between China and the United Nations are expected to increase following a meeting between Deng Boqing and Ursula Mueller on Sept 21.
The opening ceremony of the new semester of the Institute of South-South Cooperation and Development (ISSCAD) was held on Sept 21 at Peking University.
The launching ceremony of the Lifeline Express Belt and Road Initiative International Sight Saving Mission was held on Sept 18.
Wang Xiaotao, chairman of the China International Development Cooperation Agency, met with a ministerial working group led by Francisco Ruben Alvarado Fuentes, the legal secretary for the President of El Salvador, on Sept 17.
The 2018 Interregional Seminar on the Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for Parliaments of Developing Countries was held in Beijing on Sept 10.
On Sept 5, Zhou Liujun, vice chairman of the China International Development Cooperation Agency (CIDCA) met with Yusuf Hassan Ibrahim, Somali Ambassador to China, for an exchange of views on Sino-Somali development cooperation.
The China-Maldives Friendship Bridge opened to traffic on Aug 30.
Wang Xiaotao, chairman of the China International Development Cooperation Agency (CIDCA), held talks with a delegation of Philippine government officials led by Philippines Secretary of Finance Carlos Dominguez III on Aug 24.