Project ID: 38984

China donates technical equipment to Chinese schools in Yangon, Myanmar

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Myanmar

Sector

Education (Code: 110)

Flow type

Grant

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Completion (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2010

Completion

2010

2010-08-12

Actual

Description

On 12 August 2010, the Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar, Ye Dabo, accompanied the consular officer, Weng Jinshan, to meet schools within the Yangon area that provide a Chinese education. On behalf of the Chinese embassy, Ambassador Ye presented computers, copiers, fax machines, DVD players and other equipment to assist teaching. In his speech, Ambassador Ye mentioned that Myanmar has been actively training a large number of Chinese schools for a long time, to promote friendly exchanges between China and Myanmar. Currently, lessons provided cover areas like politics, economy, culture and education exchange. It is said that China hopes that these overseas compatriot schools will continue to make an even greater contributor towards the development of friendship between the two sides.

Number of official sources

1

Number of unofficial sources

0

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Myanmar (Burma) [Government Agency]

Implementing agencies [Type]

Chinese Embassy [Government Agency]