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NSFC VP Meets with MNU Delegation

NSFC Vice President Prof. He Minghong met with the Matariki Network Universities (MNU) delegation headed by Prof. Christopher F. Higgins, Vice Chancellor of Durham University, on May 24th, 2013.

Prof.He extended his welcome to the delegation and briefed on the institutional mission, funding mechanism, funding budget, and funded programs of NSFC. Prof. Christopher F. Higgins expressed his thanks to Vice President He for taking time to host the delegation and gave a short introduction of MNU and its international collaboration with partners in China.

Both sides agreed to spare no efforts in furthering the bilateral cooperation between MNU and its partners in China. Views were also exchanged on such topics as review principles, support for young scientists to join international collaborative activities, etc.

Other NSFC staff members including Prof. Chang Qing, Director General of the Bureau of International Cooperation attended the meeting.

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