Closing Ceremony of the “Silk Road Youth Leadership Programme 2015-2016” of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University

10 August 2016

On 9 August 2016, 42 graduates of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Peking University and Xi’an Jiaotong University gathered in PolyU to share the fruitful outcomes of their abundant learning experience in the Programme.

We are honoured to have the presence of Prof. Daniel T.L. Shek, Associate Vice President of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University; Prof. Xi Guang, Vice President of Xi’an Jiaotong University; Ms Zhang Lixin, Director of Student Career Centre, Peking University; and Mr Siu Wai-yip, Executive Director, Chinlink International Holdings Limited, the Sponsor of the Programme, at the ceremony and to present certificates. In addition, representatives of the Supporting Organisations of the Programme, volunteers and students joining the next Youth Leadership Programme were present to witness this important moment.

During the past year, participants of the Programme have completed a number of service leadership courses, workshops, visits and serving the needy in local communities in Shaanxi, Ningxia, Israel and Kyrgyzstan of Central Asia.

During the closing ceremony, graduates of the Programme shared in teams with the audience the sights and sounds of their learning process, some of them performed singing and dancing of ethnic songs and dance which were enjoyed by the guests and participants alike.