Today the University of Gondar welcomed Guizhou University from China. Among the topics that were discussed the ever increasing relationship between Ethiopia and China was brought up.
This long lasting partnership has trickled down to the educational institutions from the two countries. This evening saw the two presidents from the respective institutions speaking on matters concerning staff student exchange, staff development and the need to break down barriers of communication to enhance cooperation.
The president of Guizhou University spoke of the need for Ethiopians to learn the Chinese language via well structured programs. No decisive commitment has been made on the matter but UoG keeps all options on the table.