The project has expanded the academic scope of ecological science, created invaluable data for more accurate environment evaluation and bolstered China's influence in negotiating climate-related topics on the world stage, he said.
Gambia was called to firmly adhere to the one-China policy, while China seeks to advance the nations' bilateral relations under the principles of mutual respect and equal treatment, Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday.
China has become a world leader in carbon-related climate and ecological research, scientists said on Tuesday, adding that recent discoveries will help other countries effectively mitigate carbon emissions and tackle climate change on a greater scale.
With the goal of promoting employment and entrepreneurship, the training system will be established and supported to provide accessible skills training to all the workers in urban and rural areas during the entire course of their careers, those at the meeting decided.
Four years ago, Gambia cut off relations with Taiwan, and in March 2016, China normalized diplomatic ties with the African country.
Ke will take on the board game-playing program in a best-of-three contest as part of the Future of Go Summit held from May 23-27 in Wuzhen, according to the Chinese Go Association.
"While the demographic dividend was leveraged during the earlier stages of development, it is a more-skilled and high-quality workforce that is crucial to high-quality development going forward." Li said.
Mackerras' love for music, both Western and Chinese, comes from his family, especially on his mother's side.