Belt and Road Teenager Science Camps

To support the Belt and Road Initiative - China’s proposal to build a Silk Road Economic Belt and a 21st Century Maritime Silk Road in cooperation with related countries - unveiled by Chinese President Xi Jinping, China Association for Science and Technology and Ministry of Science and Technology of China have jointly launched the Belt and Road Teenager Science Camps annually including Belt and Road Teenager Science Summer Camp and Belt and Road Teenager Maker Camp & Teacher Workshop since 2017. Those events aim to strengthen cross-cultural exchange, promote international understanding and inspire innovation in young generation.

The camps give students the opportunity to cooperate with the best of their age at international level, to share ideas and study cutting-edge knowledge in science labs of top schools in China through hands-on experience and teamwork under guidance of experienced teachers.

Science education forum and teacher workshop are held for teachers to share educational practice of different countries and learn skills of stem education.

Belt and Road Teenager Science Camps also include diversified cultural and scientific programs including Chinese cultural experience and various visits.

By now, Belt and Road Teenager Science Camps have built sound connections and collaborations with associated organizations in the field of science education among Asia, Europe, Africa and Oceania. They are including:

Economic Cooperation Organization Science Foundation (ECOSF)(with agreements)

IAP Science Education Programme (IAP SEP)

The Academy of Engineering and Technology of the Developing World (AETDEW)

Networking of African Science Academies (NASAC)

Australia: Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering

Cambodia: Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports

India: Vidya Prasarak Mandal(VPM)

Indonesia: SEAMEO QJTEP in Science

Iran: Curriculum and Textbooks Development Office, Ministry of Education

        National Organization for Development of Exceptional Talents (NODET)

Kazakhstan: Ministry of Foreign Affairs


Malaysia: Academy of Sciences Malaysia

Myanmar: Brainworks Group of schools

Philippines: Philippine Science High School

Singapore: Ministry of Education

Sudan: Future University Sudan

            The Association of Arab-Chinese Friendship Societies

Thailand: National Science Museum (NSM) Thailand

Tunisia: Youth for Science Foundation

Turkey: Ankara Pursaklar Fen Lisesi

Ukraine: Minor Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Vietnam: National Institute for S&T Policy and Strategy Studies