Indicating China’s participation in the exchange of civilizations in a higher level
The 4th Preparatory Meeting of the 2nd Nishan Forum was held on November 28th in Beijing. The meeting was hosted by Xu Jialu,Former vice chairman of NPC Standing Committee and chairman of Nishan Forum Organizing Committee. The vice chairman of Nishan Forum organizing committee and leaders of the organizing units also attended the meeting.
After a discussion on the issues of the 2nd forum, the conference members formed a unanimous view that the well organization of this forum was of great importance to the implementation of the sixth Plenary Session of the Seventeenth Central Committee, the promotion of China’s active participation of the exchanges of civilizations and the strengthening of China’s Cultural appeal and influencein the world. It will contribute to cultural diversity as well. The 2nd Nishan Forum will be held on May 21st (World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development), 2012 at Nishan, Shandong and will last until May 23rd. This forum, with the principle of being academic and popular, international and inclusive, will deepen the theme, consolidate and extend the achievement of the first forum so as to make China’s voice heard in a higher level. Nishan forum will become a significant platform in maintaining the diversity of culture, promoting the communication of civilizations, disseminating Chinese culture abroad, and wining more say in the international community for China.The theme of the 2nd Nishan Forum was settled as “Harmony with Diversity and A Harmonious World: Belief，Moral Values，Respect，Solidarity”.