15/11/2021

The EURAXESS Community in South China meet in Guangzhou

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Tags: Researchers' Night | guangzhou | guangdong


In the evening of Saturday 13 November the EURAXESS Community in Guangdong province met up at the Happy Monk for the 3rd EURAXESS Researchers' Night in the region. European and Chinese researchers from Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Zhuhai, as well as other nearby citites, met to get to know each other and learn more about the activitites of EURAXESS in China over some drinks and food.

The focus of the event was on the theme of Sustainability but currently the Delegation of the European Union in China is celebrating it's Sustainability Month by running a "Sustainability Tour" of China. During the event Country Representative Halldor Berg introduced the European Green Deal and the different missions of Horizon Europe that offer researchers opportunity to tackle these sustainability related challenges. Halldor also introduce how European and Chinese research institutions worked together during Horizon 2020 and how the tools and activitites made available by EURAXESS in China can help researchers to get involved.

See pictures from this lovely evening with the community below