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Your sponsees’ school results are on their way!

Danian’s team is in the process of collecting the 2021-2022 school results from the various local schools. 1241 school results have already been transmitted and we have just added them to the sponsor portal. This mainly concerns elementary school and some rural colleges for the moment, but represents nearly 54% of the sponsored girls. As…

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Position to be filled for the NGO Couleurs de Chine

Position to be filled for the NGO Couleurs de Chine: Project Manager, based in South China, Guangxi province Start date: July 2022 You wish to commit yourself in a project in the field of education, You would like to get involved in an action for the benefit of young girls from ethnic minorities in China,…

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Students’ departure festivities and rice harvests

The elementary school children are back in school! In Danian, some schoolchildren are boarders and arrive with their suitcases and bags to be ready to move into the dormitories. In the meantime, students and their families are having a last meal to celebrate their departure to university. Chinese railways have scheduled special trains for students…

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Couleurs de Chine x Chinoises

The Miao, Dong and Yao minorities are famous for their beautiful embroidery. This traditional craft, which has existed for more than 2,000 years, is still very much a part of the daily life of these populations. Representing mountains, rivers, trees, flowers or animals, the patterns are numerous and colourful! The younger generations now want to…

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In 3 weeks, it’s back to school!

The start of the school year is scheduled for Monday 30 August 2021 in Guangxi and in particular in the Danian area (dependent on Liuzhou – prefectural city). Due to the health conditions, the provincial authorities have asked schoolchildren to follow the barrier measures during the 14 days prior to the start of the school…

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Friends of Hong Kong – A new team has taken over!

It is with great emotion that Anne-Sophie Demichel, Sophie Franquet, Marie-Laurence Guillon and Séverine Berthet have passed the torch to Lucie Xiong and Chantal Tran. The entire Couleurs de Chine team would like to thank you from the bottom of its heart for your generosity, your commitment and all the actions carried out on behalf…

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Miao embroidery, a real art !

Miao embroidery has a history of over 2000 years. It is an essential and important aspect of Miao culture. In the past, embroidery was a form of language used to narrate legends, past events, to express feelings or simply to illustrate daily life. Thus, each generation left a trace of its history through embroidery. Elements…

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Qingming 清明节: in memory of FangFang

The Qingming celebration (清明节) is an occasion for Chinese people to honour their dead. This year, Qingming took place on April 5th. It is the equivalent of All Saints’ Day, and allows families to come and visit the graves, clean them, make offerings while burning incense and “fake money”, and it is often followed by…

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Press Release : COULEURS DE CHINE PARTNERS WITH SOCF

The NGO Couleurs de Chine, represented by its representative office in Guangxi (China), is pleased to announce its cooperation with SOCF (Shanghai Overseas Chinese Foundation) which will strengthen its charitable causes in Guangxi, China. The main mission of Couleurs de Chine, created by Françoise Grenot-Wang*, is to promote access to education for young people from…

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