The city of Manchester has a long-standing relationship with Wuhan via its sister-city relationship and has developed deeper connections throughout China over the last 30 years. Since 1986, Manchester and Wuhan have been working in partnership on a number of strategic initiatives including trade, cultural and educational partnerships. As Wuhan battles the coronavirus outbreak, Manchester pulls together to support its sister-city through this difficult time.
On 15th Oct, Dr. Patsy Perry, The University of Manchester DBA student Ms. Catherine Zhao and PhD graduate in fashion management Dr. Cherie Chen presented speeches at Manchester Cloud, to share the latest fashion retailing industry trends with nearly 40 attendees.
On 12th October, 2019 SORSA People-to-people Diplomacy Project "Magnificent Culture" – Traditional Chinese Culture Sharing Salon was held at Shanghai Tower, hosted by SORSA, organized by Mcloud, SORSA UoM Alumni Association, co-hosted by SORSA UK Chapter and UoM China Centre, with great support from Baoku Art Center and SORSA Japan Chapter.