Home > News > China >

Cross-cultural Human Rights Seminar held in Qingdao
By:chinahumanrights.org
update:December 12,2017
Dec. 12, 2017 -- The Cross-cultural Human Rights Academy 2017 & the 6th Cross-cultural Human Rights Seminar was held in Qingdao, east China’s Shandong province from Dec. 3 to 6. It was organized by the Human Rights Research Center, Shandong University and the Cross-cultural Human Rights Center, VU University Amsterdam.
 
With the theme of “building a community of shared future for mankind in the area of human rights,” the seminar attracted some 40 experts from China, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Palestine, Vietnam, Netherlands, Britain, Columbia, Panama and Kenya.
 
“During the general debate of the 70th session of the UN General Assembly, President Xi Jinping stressed that peace, development, fairness, justice, democracy and freedom represent the common values of the mankind. The values have laid the foundation for cross-cultural human rights research, said Qi Yanping, director of the Human Rights Research Center, Shandong University.
 
Tom Zwart, Professor of human rights law at VU University Amsterdam and director of the Cross-cultural Human Rights Center, expressed confidence in a brighter future in the cross-cultural human rights research as more experts from the Middle East and Latin America were included this year.


 
Dec. 12, 2017 -- The Cross-cultural Human Rights Academy 2017 & the 6th Cross-cultural Human Rights Seminar. (Photo by Jiao Fei)
 

 
Dec. 12, 2017 -- Qi Yanping, Professor of law and director of the Human Rights Research Center, Shandong University, chairs the opening ceremony. (Photo by Jiao Fei)


 
Dec. 12, 2017 -- Tom Zwart, Professor of human rights law at VU University Amsterdam and director of the Cross-cultural Human Rights Center, delivers a speech at the opening ceremony. (Photo by Jiao Fei)
 

Dec. 12, 2017 -- Thandabantu Nhlapo, former vice-president of University of Cape Town and chairman of the Cross-cultural Human Rights Council, delivers a speech at the opening ceremony. (Photo by Jiao Fei)
 

Dec. 12, 2017 -- Chang Jian, director of the Center for the Study of Human Rights, Nankai University, speaks at the seminar. (Photo by Jiao Fei)


 
Dec. 12, 2017 -- Zhang Yonghe, Dean of the Institute of Human Rights Education and Research, Southwest University of Political Science & Law, speaks at the seminar. (Photo by Jiao Fei)
 
 
Dec. 12, 2017 -- Experts take a group photo. (Photo by Jiao Fei)
 
By: Ma Wenhui
  • Workers celebrate holing-through of Galashan Tunnel in Lhasa, SW China’s Tibet
  • “Miansa School” thangka painting exhibition tour starts
  • Pure land and healthy industries well developed in Lhasa

E-mail:editor@tibetol.cn |About Us|Contact Us |Site Maps|
Address:3/F, C Tower, RECREO International Centre, 8 Wangjing East Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100102, PRC
Tel:13651236230
Copyright by China Intercontinental Communication Co., Ltd All Rights Reserved.