The opening ceremony of the 2021 ZGC Forum was held in Beijing on the evening of September 24.Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a speech via video at the opening ceremony. Liu He, the Vice Premier of the State Council attended the opening ceremony and announced the opening of the forum.Chinese Preventive Medicine Association invited Walter Ricciardi, president of the World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA), to attend the opening ceremony.
Conference Room for key guests at 2021 ZGC Forum opening ceremony
Walter Ricciardi, president of the World Federation for Public Health, attends the opening ceremony of the 2021 ZGC Forum
With the theme of "Wisdom, Health, carbon neutrality", the 2021 ZGC Forum focuses on more than 60 activities in six sectors, including forum meetings, exhibitions, results release, frontier competition, technology trading and supporting activities. At the same time, a series of regular activities will be held throughout the year. The forum is co-hosted by the Ministry of Science and Technology, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, China Association for Science and Technology and the Beijing Municipal People's Government.
On September 14, Lu Zhaoping, Party member and Secretary of the Secretariat of China Association for Science and Technology (ACSTC), presided over the "Work of Assisting National institutes in inviting international science and technology organizations". Feng Zijian, the Secretary of CPMA and the Director of the APRLO attended the meeting. According to the work plan of the meeting, CPMA actively invited WFPHA chairman to attend the opening ceremony of the 2021 ZGC Forum, which received great support and attention from WFPHA.
The World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA), founded in 1967, is a leading international organization in the field of public health and an important official partner of the World Health Organization. WFPHA is dedicated to promoting global health and has 130 public health societies or preventive societies. In 1998, with the approval of National Health Commission (former Ministry of Health), Chinese Preventive Medicine Association joined WFPHA as a full member. CPMA has been the executive committee member of the World Federation of Public Health Associations since 2001.Since 2009, entrusted by the WFPHA, CPMA has assumed the secretariat of Asia-Pacific Regional Liaison Office.In recent years, CPMA has actively participated in various activities of WFPHA and won the trust of the leadership of WFPHA and the support of the member states.