Ulster University Confucius Institute

GAA welcomes Chinese Delegation to the Ulster Championship Quarter-final

Madame Wang Shuying, Chinese Consul General in Belfast, was accompanied by a delegation from the Chinese Ministry for Culture as well as Directors and staff from CIUU, when they attended the Ulster Championship GAA quarter-final in Newry. Director of the Confucius Institute at Ulster, Madame Liu Yan, is a recent and passionate convert to the game,

“You always see the grandma bringing the grandchildren to the training…It’s such a wonderful sport that brings people together. It’s something you have in common with the Chinese because we have great respect for older people – family and community is important. We have the same values."