|Jinhua-South Africa Sister Schools|
On October 30, the launching ceremony of the new international school and the Sino-South African Education Forum were held at Junhua International School in Jinhua. During the event, Jinhua Rongguang International School and an elementary school in North West Province, South Africa, signed a cooperation agreement to become sister schools, as did Junhua International School of Jinhua and Silverton High School in South Africa. All parties committed to enhancing communication through exchange visits, winter and summer camps, at-home activities, and online classes.
The year 2020 marks the 20th anniversary of the friendship between Zhejiang and the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa, as well as the 20th anniversary of the Jinhua-Buffalo (South Africa) friendship. Jinhua hosted the three-day anniversary event to promote educational cooperation and development between Zhejiang and South Africa. More than 100 people attended the ceremony, including South African teachers; Chinese participants from Zhejiang; representatives from the Jinhua Education Bureau, the Jinhua Foreign Affairs Office, and county education bureaus; and principals from primary and secondary schools.