Construction of Confucius Institute in Kigali
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Hanban (Confucius Institute Headquarters) [Government Agency]
Other social infrastructure and services (Code: 160)
On September 14, 2006, in a meeting between China's Director General, Western Asia and African Affairs, Zhou Yabin, and Rwandan Ministry of Foreign Affairs officials, China agreed to assist in the construction of the Confucius Institute in Kigali, Rwanda. On January 30, 2008, Chongqing Normal University and the Kigali Institute of Education signed an agreement to establish the Confucius Institute. On June 26, 2009, the Chinese Ambassador to Rwanda, Sun Shuzhong, Tu Jingping, deputy secretary general of Chongqing Municipal People's Government, the State Minister of Education of Rwanda, and the presidents of both partner universities took part in the unveiling ceremony of the Confucius Institute. The amount and flow type are unknown.
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