Jinchang Municipal Government and Dunhuang Academy signed a cooperation framework agreement

2022-05-24 0 By

On the morning of February 15, Wang Fangtai, deputy Secretary of jinchang Municipal Party Committee and mayor of Jinchang, led a team to Dunhuang Academy and had a discussion with Su Bomin, director of Dunhuang Academy, on cooperation matters between the academy and the city.Zhang Yuanlin, vice President of Dunhuang Academy, presided over the symposium, and signed the cooperation framework agreement with Tian Qing, vice mayor of Jinchang on behalf of both sides.Guo Qinglin, deputy Director of Dunhuang Academy, attended the ceremony.Wang fangtai said that Dunhuang is rich in history, profound in cultural connotation and magnificent in artistic image.All along, generations of Mogao Grottoes people have persevered in scientific research, openness and cooperation, deeply explored the diversified values of Dunhuang culture, and interpreted the “Mogao spirit” of “sticking to the desert, being willing to contribute, having the courage to take responsibility, and forging ahead” with practical actions.Dunhuang Academy has made a series of important achievements in the protection and inheritance of cultural heritage, protection and utilization of cultural relics, development of cultural tourism and management of sites, and many experiences and practices are worth learning from.Local cultural tourism resources in Jinchang are varied and distinctive, including Silk Road culture, Shajing culture, Liqian culture, red culture and modern industrial culture.Yongchang Shengrong Temple and The statue of Panherui are depicted in a large number of dunhuang grottoes frescoes and have been recorded in numerous documents. Jinchang and Dunhuang have deep historical and cultural origins.This visit to Dunhuang Research Institute to sign agreements and seek cooperation is a concrete measure to thoroughly implement the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping’s important speech during his inspection of Gansu province and discussion at Dunhuang Research Institute, implement the deployment requirements of provincial Party Committee and provincial government to accelerate the construction of hexi Corridor urban agglomeration, and accelerate the integration into the construction of Dunhuang cultural tourism economic circle.It is hoped that Dunhuang Academy will give full play to its advantages in cultural heritage protection, research, promotion, inheritance and display, and carry out in-depth cooperation with Jinchang in cultural heritage protection projects, subject research, display and utilization, and talent training, so as to guide and help excavating characteristic cultural resources and promote high-quality development of jinchang’s cultural and tourism industry.Su Bomin welcomed the visit of the jinchang government team.He said that dunhuang Academy will give full play to its own advantages, make good use of the successful experience of cooperation between the academy and the city, support Jinchang to improve the level of cultural heritage protection and management, and make the cooperation between the two sides a model of cultural heritage protection and utilization and service for local economic and social development.I hope the two sides will continue to deepen practical cooperation, work together to protect, study and carry forward cultural heritage, and make positive contributions to the Belt and Road Initiative.Leaders of Dunhuang Municipal government, Yongchang County, Jinchuan District government, Municipal Development and Reform Commission, Municipal Bureau of Culture, Tourism and other departments and units attended the symposium.