Tanoto Foundation made a donation to the Belt on Road Initiative with the idea of establishing a talent fund. The talent training program aims to establish a communication mechanism and platform from the government to the private sector, from the industry to the enterprise, through communication and exchanges between the political, business and academic elites along the line there by enhancing mutual understanding, building mutual trust, and discovering business opportunities.
The program is a one-year English-taught master’s degree program delivered by the School of Public Policy and Management (SPPM),Tsinghua University that is designed to expand the scope of cooperation and exchange between countries along the Belt and Road, and to train promising talents for countries along the routes.
Hosted by Tanoto Foundation and China Foundation for Peace and Development, the program is a one-year English-taught Master’s Degree program delivered by the School of Public Policy and Management (SPPM), Tsinghua University. Developed out of SPPM’s IMPA program, the IMPA-Future Leaders program is particularly designed to expand the scope of cooperation and exchange between countries participating in the BRI and to train promising talents.
High-level seminars with topics such as facility connectivity, financial integration, and unimpeded trade are held in collaboration with Tsinghua, Fudan, Jinan, Zhejiang and Huaqiao University etc. Senior government officials, corporate executives and scholars along the Belt and Road are
invited to exchange and learn.
In cooperation with the International Cooperation Center of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and so on, carried out joint capacity building for Chinese officials, training of trainer for vocational education and training for Indonesia etc.