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Richmond Landmarks
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Main Street Station

Richmond skyline
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Richmond Capitol Building
Richmond Capitol Building

Friendship (Sister) Cities Conference, September 2010, Shanghai

USCPFA Members and Friends of China,
 

With the theme "Better Cities through Cooperation," the China International Friendship Cities Association (CIFCA) convened at the Shanghai International Convention Center on September 8, 2010. Madame Li Xiaolin, Vice President of the CPAFFC, which co-sponsored the conference with CIFCA, presided over the opening ceremony beginning with remarks by Chen Haosu, President of CPAFFC.
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USCPFA delegation

USCPFA Delegation with The Honorable Jimmy Carter, Former President of the United States and John Hardman, President of The Carter Center
Front Row: Mary Warpeha, Elena Lu, & Linda Hanley
Middle Row: Joe Lau, Rose Mary Thompson, Mary Ruth O'Connell, Jimmy Carter, Mimi Lau, Diana Greer, & Suzanna Lin
Back Row: Joyce Cox, Stanley Yon, Daniel O'Connell, Robert Sanborn, Edward Lin, & John Hardman


Fourth Friendship Forum - Nanchang, September 2010
MistThe Fourth Friendship Forum took place in Nanchang, provincial capital of Jiangxi Province.

Nanchang is a center for politics, science, culture, and economics, and is known for the Communist Party's uprising in 1927 (which led to the founding of its army).
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Hanpo mountain valley with mist