On July 13th, “Wuhu Innovation Research Institute”, jointly established by Wuhu Federation of Social Sciences and Anhui Normal University Federation of Social Sciences, was officially signed and inaugurated. Wei Xiufang, member of the Standing Committee and minister of Publicity Ministry of the Municipal Party Committee, and Zhu Jiacun, member of the Standing Committee and Vice President of Anhui Normal University, attended the event.
Wei Xiufang said that Wuhu City and Anhui Normal University are closely connected. The innovation research institute jointly built by the two sides aims to attract experts and scholars to study the frontier issues of disciplines and key issues of economic and social development, so as to improve the originality, foresight and accuracy of principles and policies released by Wuhu municipal government, which will surely provide valuable theoretical guidance and intellectual support for the development of Wuhu. It is hoped that with this unveiling as a new start, both sides will continue to expand cooperation areas, enhance cooperation levels and jointly step to a new stage.
According to the cooperation agreement, “Wuhu Innovation Research Institute” will provide policy consultation and suggestions by inviting the think tank to answer the questions proposed by officials and to solve the problems faced by Wuhu in terms of its innovative development, promoting the modernization of the social governance system and capacity. On the same day, the first batch of 10 innovative research topics of Wuhu Innovation Research Institute were announced.
Translated by Wang Mengxiao from Foreign Affairs Office of Wuhu Municipal People’s Government