Knowning China Updated Date : Sep 28, 2014
The Chinese People's Association for Peace and Disarmament (CPAPD) organised an exchange programme for the representatives of South Asian non-government organizations involved in foreign policy affairs under the theme of 'Knowing China, Deepening Mutual Understanding' recently. The representatives from Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh participated in the nine-day programme in which participants discussed on numerous topics including foreign policy, economy and ethnicity. Chinese representatives presented papers on different issues including Tibet and ethnic autonomy, Chinese economy, Chinese foreign policy while South Asian experts spoke on different relevant topics. Here is a paper presented by Prem Kumari Pant, president of Nepal China Society during the discussion programme: