On November 27, a sum-up and a final
for story-telling held together to mark the 40th anniversary of the national
policy of reform and opening-up.
SWF Vice Chairperson Wang Jianzhang,
Zhang Guo-mei, chairperson of SWF sub-federation of Qingpu District, Ling
Meifang, chief of Shanghai Comedy Troup and Zhang Hongyu, deputy secretary-general
of Shanghai Story-tellers Association attend the event together with 150 audiences
from 9 outline areas.
Wang from SWF addressed the audience at
event that the project was good enough to be used as a tool to enhance female
farmers' advancement and reflect their competence and charming wisdom. Due to
an attention from the local government, the project proceeded very well with
pretty good reputation among the locals. Wang called for a follow-up steps among
her colleagues to inspire more female farmers to get involved in the project
and lead them to make their contribution to local economic development, family
advancement, community harmony and etc.
Zhen Ye, chief of SWF Development and Liaison Department,
presented a project sum-up for "Enhancement of Female Farmers" which started
five years ago. 52 story-telling events organized in 2018 attracted more than 20,000
female farmers involved across nine outline areas with 100 stories contributed
by the local communities. Based on the collection, SWF has signed a contract
with Shanghai Comedy Troup to present stories in an art form to ensure
story-telling more vivid and attractive.