The Shanghai Women's Federation pays a visit to the University of Nova Gorica

May 22, 2017

On Friday, 19 May, 2017, the Vice-rectors of the University of Nova Gorica, Prof. Dr. Gvido Bratina in Prof. Dr. Mladen Franko welcomed the representatives of the Shanghai Women’s Federation at the Lanthieri Mansion.

The Shanghai Women’s Federation (SWF), founded in August 1950, is a women’s organization working for the advancement of women under the leadership of the Chinese Communist Party. It not only provides a link between the government and women, but also works as a way of representing and protecting women’s rights and promoting equality between men and women.

The Vice-rectors introduced the delegation to the work of the University of Nova Gorica. What followed was a conversation about potential collaboration in the field of education. Staff members and students from various Chinese universities who study at UNG were also present and they talked about their experiences with work and studies at the University of Nova Gorica.

After the official part of the visit, the representatives of the Shanghai Women’s Federation paid a visit to the School for Viticulture and Enology and the Wine Research Center. The visit ended with the tasting of the university’s wines.

Andreja Leban, Public Relations