Prof. Chen Jidong Awarded Pakistan Civil Award of ‘Tamgha-i-Imtiaz’
On Mar. 23, 2017, former Executive Director of the Center for Pakistan Study, Prof. Chen Jidong was awarded Pakistan Civil Award of ‘Tamgha-i-Imtiaz’ by the President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain at the President’s House of Islamabad for his excellent work and contribution both to the Center and to Sino-Pakistan friendship and cooperation.
Sichuan University has in long-term valued understanding and research on our friendly neighbor---Pakistan, dedicated to introduce the developments, changes and fruits of Pakistan to our Chinese people, done large quantities of jobs and born a series of important fruits in academic and non-governmental communication between China and Pakistan, and become one of the academic centers for Pakistan studies in China.
Pakistan Prime Minister Aziz licensed for the newly established Pakistan Study Center during his visit to Sichuan University on April 20, 2007.
PSC takes the goals of promoting Sino-Pakistan friendship, improving communication and cooperation in the areas of economy, culture, education and social affairs. It is a window for introducing Pakistan, serving as a platform to carry out academic researched of Pakistan, it is also a bridge for promoting Sino-Pakistan exchanges. All these activities will strengthen mutual understanding and communication between people of China and Pakistan, particularly the young students of both countries.