外方:Joao Manuel Carrilho Gomes da SILVA
地址:Confucius Institute at Eduardo Mondlane University, GAB01B,
Confucius Institute at Eduardo Mondlane University
The Confucius Institute at Eduardo Mondlane University (CI-UEM) was established in October, 2012 in partnership with Zhejiang Normal University, P. R. China, and offers access to CHINESE LANGUAGE &CULTURE to satisfy the needs of learners of all ages in Mozambique.
By the end of April, 2018, Confucius Institute at UEM has set up 13 teaching sites, with more than 4600 students’ enrollments in total. As the authoritative organization of Chinese language and culture learning in Mozambique, Confucius Institute at UEM offers different Chinese courses for all ages which includes Chinese language credit elective courses, training courses and special course for Ministry of Mozambique National Defense and State Tax Administrators at UEM main campus, and we also extend Chinese training to cooperative teaching sites including, Institute of Language in Maputo, The Higher Institute of International Relations, Association of Chinese Communication, Colégio Kitabu and Maputo International School in Maputo and UEM choir, Zambeze University, Sao Jose Munhava and President Middle School in Beria, and Lurio University in Nampula City, which means Chinese teaching has been expanded to cover Mozambique by the end of 2016. It is worth mentioning that Chinese major with four-year educational system at UEM started in February 2016, which means Chinese has been formally incorporated into national higher educational system in Mozambique.
CI-UEM organizes Summer Camp to China since 2013 for each year, and there are 80 students in total has had Chinese cultural tour through “summer camp” program. CI-UEM organized education delegation to China since 2016, and there are 19 delegators including the Vice-President of UEM and primary officials from the Ministry of Education have had further deepen the cooperation between the education sector through the program.
The number of students who got scholarship provided by Confucius Institute Headquarters in China has reached to 30, Confucius Institute scholarship has been helping students to achieve Chinese dream.
In the last five years, CI-UEM organized over 100 cultural activities and covered about 100,000 participants.About cultural activities,“Educational Delegation to China”, “ChineseBridge”and “Celebration of Chinese Mid-autumn Festival and National Day” , “Chinese Poem Elocnte” has been successfully conducted for the first time, which gave rise to huge response in Mozambique. It is worth mentioning that two girls from CI-UEM won the championship of African countries and Top 5 in the Global Chinese Bridge Contest for Secondary School Students in October, 2017,which was the first time that Mozambique participated the contest and achieved a historic breakthrough. In March, 2017,Choir at UEM officially began Chinese program focusing on Chinese song learning. They have been invited to perform at the opening ceremony of Gloria Hotel, and sung for President of Mozambique Nyusi for twice; UEM choir together with Chinese teacher conducted a Chinese concert in September, 2017, which has become a name card of CI-UEM.
In June, 2017, CI started a three-month Chinese Voices program in Radio of Mozambique, and the series of video program named “Panorama China” has begun in February, 2018 hosted by the first local Chinese teacher SERGIO MENETE.