On the 25 May 2017, Dr. Cristina Ortega Nuere, WLO COO, delivered a lecture at Zhejiang University (ZJU) on the work of World Leisure Organization and the wider framework of the role of international organizations in the current world. Dr. Ortega Nuere had been invited by Professor Jane Zhou and the presentation was followed by a discussion where over 25 in leisure students had the opportunity to interact and ask questions related to the topic.

The famous British Scholar Joseph Needham once referred to ZJU as “The Cambridge of the East”, ZJU is committed to promoting national prosperity, social progress, and human development, through innovation and dissemination of knowledge. Zhejiang University has turned out many scientific, cultural, industrial and administrative leaders. The 2016 Times Higher Education World Reputation ranking puts ZJU among world´s top 100 universities.

Photo credit: WLO staff with leisure students at Zhejiang University, by WLO Secretariat.