23 March 2013: MBL’s co-presenting “A Day Celebrating Chinese Culture”

Wonderful events on the day…especially: –Film screening of AFTERSHOCK (http://www.mediaasia.com/aftershock/en_main.html) followed by MBL founder Xinran’s joining Panel discussion about China today –Performance of CONSUMED –Musical performance by MBL volunteer ZHU YunBian (Cantonese name: Wan Pin Chu) A Day Celebrating Chinese Culture with MBL founder Xinran and MBL volunteer – musician ZHU YunBian (Cantonese name: Wan Pin Chu) Venue: Chickenshed Theatre, Chase Side, Southgate, London, N14 4PE

 

More details ofthe  event, please click HERE : http://www.chickenshed.org.uk/2190/shows/consumed-presented-by-border-crossings.html

 

 

 

20th March 2013: An International Perspective on Gender Inequality and Development at University of Birmingham.

20th March 2013: An International Perspective on Gender Inequality and Development at University of Birmingham.

MBL will support Academics Stand Against Poverty (ASAP) Birmingham, to host an interactive seminar, which will discuss ongoing feminist issues in two of the emerging global powers; namely, India and China.

14th March 2013: Xinran’s lecture & MBL Volunteer Recruitment Fair at Oxford University

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20th – 23rd February 2013: MBL & Xinran in the Netherlands

20th – 23rd February 2013: MBL & Xinran in the Netherlands

26th January 2013: MBL at China Development Forum 2013 (LSE CDS)

MBL at China Development Forum 2013 and Event Report from LSE CDS

 

There are more videos of  Xinran at CDF 2013 on The Role of Civil Society (http://www.lsecds.org/interview.php?id=16) and Yong Development (http://www.lsecds.org/interview.php?id=18)

MBL volunteer TAN ZiWei Interpretation Support at CDF 2013 on China’s Asia-Pacific Relations and Disputes (http://www.lsecds.org/interview.php?id=14) 

MBL Trip in China (Dec 2012) – Lilly from Cheltenham Ladies’ College

Lilly’s Volunteering Experience with MBL in China

MBL volunteer Lilly (graduated from Cheltenham Ladies’ College) went to China for her two weeks volunteering experience with MBL in Nanjing in Dec 2012.

As a MBL base in China, Nanjing BaiXia Children’s Palace provides courses of traditional and contemporary arts and skills to local children/youth. More than 20,000 pupils aged between five and fifteen attending courses regularly every year. And MBL also works with schools, colleges, and universities in China and regularly invites international artists, scholars, and writers…as MBL volunteers to visit and give lecture/workshop to the students there.

Teaching Chinese children at school

For more details and Lilly’s article about her experience please click: Lilly’s Volunteering Experience with MBL in China