Being part of 2018 Francophonie Festival, 9th Pearl River Delta Inter-University French Speech Competition, which is organized by French stream of the Department of Government and International Studies of Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), Consulate General of France in Guangdong and Consulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macau.
The competition will take place on March 10 (Saturday) at the Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU). This year 10 candidates representing their respective department at their home universities from the Pearl River Delta will participate in the competition.
This competition is sponsored by the French inter-cultural centre “Inflexyon” from Lyon, ILCF - French Language and Culture Institute (ILCF Lyon) of Catholic University of Lyon, University Centre of French Studies (CUEF) of Université Grenoble Alpes and the French International law firm Thomas Mayer & Associés (TMA). Its aims are to offer students from Pearl River Delta region an opportunity in practicing French language, and also to broaden students’ horizons to current affairs in the society.
The theme of this year’s competition is as follows:
« Être francophone dans le Delta : situations, enjeux et échanges »
For rules and regulations for participation, please refer to the document below: