We hereby express our deepest sympathy and extend ourcondolences to all our Chinese alumni who are in mourning for the loss of theirloved ones, family and friends due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus. Wewould like to wish a speedy recovery to all those who are ill at this moment.
We trust that the measures taken by the Chineseauthorities will help to prevent further spreading of the virus. During thesedifficult times and disruption of daily life, we stand in solidarity with ourcommunity of more than 2000 Chinese alumni.
All alumni activities in China have been cancelleduntil further notice. We will remain in close contact with the WageningenAlumni Chapters in Beijing, Nanjing and Wuhan and our office in Beijing tofollow the situation closely. We hope that the day will soon come that thealumni activities can be resumed and that we continue to further strengthen ourhighly valued friendships.
To show our support, we have decided to make afinancial contribution to the hospital in Wuhan for the purchase of much neededmedical materials.