Seminar on Management for Meteorological Officials from Developing Countries was Held 

On the morning of June 12th, the opening ceremony of “Seminar on Management for Meteorological Officials from Developing Countries ”, which was sponsored by Ministry of Commerce and undertook by WMO Nanjing Regional Training Center, was held in NUIST. The ceremony was hosted by Professor Zheng Youfei, Executive Deputy Director of WMO Nanjing Regional Training Center. Professor Niu Shengjie, Vice President of NUIST, Professor Lei Zhaochong, Deputy Director of WMO Regional Training Center and 18 participants from 11 different countries attended this training course.

On behalf of Professor Li Lianshui, the president of NUIST and Director of WMO RTC Nanjing, Professor Niu Shengjie extended warm welcome and sincere greetings to trainees from different countries, and thanked Department of Commerce for their long-term supporting. He introduced the development situation and the international education of NUIST, and explained the majors, faculty and graduate admissions situation in detail. He hoped that participants could recommend students to study in NUIST. He also stressed the meanings of this training course, and pointed out that most participants were senior officers of each country, whose job was important to society. So he wished participants could have wonderful memory of China.
Finally, Ms. Paulinana from Ghana appreciates that Ministry of Commerce and WMO Nanjing Regional Training Center provide a platform for exchange to make them know China. She said, We appreciated very much that you not only give us fish but teach us how to fish. She wants to work hard to improve management and service for their own country.
This training course lasts three weeks, and participants will travel to Jilin Meteorology Bureau for study tour.