Webinar - Global Danes in China

05-30-2024 3:00 PM - 05-30-2024 4:30 PM

Danes Worldwide, in collaboration with the Embassy in Beijing, Consulates General in Shanghai and Guangzhou, and the Danish Chambers of Commerce in China and Hong Kong, invites Danish citizens residing in China to a free online information evening

Thursday, May 30, 2024 at 3PM – 4:30PM (CN) / 9AM – 10:30AM (DK)

The meeting is open to all Danish citizens and spouses, family members, or others with ties to Denmark.

The meeting provides a unique opportunity to receive updates on rules and issues affecting many Danes residing abroad. Among the topics on the agenda are:

  • What are the possibilities of returning to Denmark with a foreign spouse (the rules for family reunification)
  • Preserving citizenship for Danish children born abroad (the 22-year rule)
  • Danish pension
  • Admission to Danish high school and university
  • Danish language instruction for both children and young people, but also, for example, foreign spouses

The meeting will be conducted in English.


  • 3:00 PM: Welcome
  • 3:15 PM: Michael Bach Petersen, Secretary-General of Danes Worldwide, introduces Danes Worldwide and the organization’s political work for Danes living abroad
  • 3:30 PM: Legal advisor at Danes Worldwide, provides the latest update on the above topics
  • 4:00 PM: Open discussion and questions
  • 4:30 PM: Conclusion and thanks for today

Register HERE

Michael Bach Petersen, Secretary General Danes Worldwide
Lisbeth Kjersgaard, Legal advisor Danes Worldwide
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