Chinese and American Journalists Meet In Inaugural Exchange Program

Source: East-West Center News

Travel and dialogue program is designed to deepen public understanding of the two countries and their relationship

Seven Chinese and seven American journalists are meeting at the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawai’i this week for a mutual dialogue culminating a new journalism exchange program in which each group visited the other’s country and are now comparing impressions.

The Chinese journalists traveled to Washington, D.C., New York City and Los Angeles, while the U.S. journalists visited Beijing, Chengdu and Hong Kong. Both groups met with government officials, community and business leaders, educators, local journalists, and others to gain insights on diverse issues and perspectives that shape the relationship between the two countries.

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