Alibaba's Best Practices in Digitalizing Rural Areas in China

Benefits You'll Gain After Completing the Program

1 Live learning program
  • You will be invited to participate in the live learning program, which provides opportunities to engage and network with senior business leaders at Alibaba.
2 Global digital entrepreneurial network
  • Upon successful completion of the live learning program, you will be invited to join AGI Family - a global digital entrepreneurial network. As a member, you'll access to valuable resources and opportunities to connect with like-minded entrepreneurs from around the world.
3 Visit to Alibaba headquarters
  • If you excel in the further live learning program, you will have the opportunity to participate in an offline learning program at Alibaba's headquarters in China. This will be a unique opportunity to experience first-hand the company's culture, operations, and vision for the future.

How to Complete the Program

To complete the program, you will need to meet all the requirements and successfully pass all the assessments. Our team will be there to support and guide you throughout the program to ensure your success. Upon completion, you will receive a certificate of completion, which will be evidence of your achievement and dedication to your personal and professional growth.

Watch Online Courses

Participants will have to watch online courses that cover the topics mentioned above. These courses will be provided online and can be accessed at any time.

Take Online Exam

After completing the online courses, participants will be required to take an online exam. The exam will test their knowledge of the subject matter and will include questions related to the success stories of Alibaba.

Pass the Exam and Get a Certification

Participants who pass the exam will receive a certification of completion. This certification will attest to their knowledge and understanding of the subject matter.

Complete the Program and Enjoy your Benefits

Upon completion of the program, participants will gain valuable insights into the decision-making process of Alibaba and will be better equipped to launch their own entrepreneurial careers.

  • Course Overview
    Time Commitment:
         81 Minutes
  • Exam Overview
    Exam Duration:
         10 minutes
    Number of Exam Questions:
    Passing Score:
         80 (out of 100 points)
    No. of Exam Attempts:
Course Introduction
This course on Empowering Rural Areas through E-commerce and Digitalization aims to equip individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to use digital tools and the digital economy to develop rural communities. Individuals will explore Alibaba's Best Practices in Digitalizing Rural Areas, including e-commerce, logistics, financial support, supply chain management, and talent development. By understanding the potential of e-commerce, individuals will learn how to connect rural businesses with a wider customer base.

Additionally, we will explore the role of digital technology in enhancing logistics and supply chain management, transforming financial support systems, and developing a competent workforce. Join us to unlock the transformative power of the digital economy in rural areas.
Target Audience
This course is tailor-made for individuals who are founders, co-founders, CEOs, business owners, or anyone interested in starting their own business in the emerging digital era.
About the Program
1Flexible Online Learning
2Valuable Certification
3Shareable Badge
4Approx. 2 hours to Complete

Lijun Sun
Partner of the Alibaba Partnership, Director-General of Alibaba Foundation

Sun Lijun graduated from Zhejiang University in 2002 with a degree in computer science. He joined Alibaba's B2B division right after graduation. Over the next 20 years at Alibaba, Sun took on various leadership roles across China. He led teams in Shanghai, Shandong, Anhui, Zhejiang, Fujian, and Jiangsu.

As a successful manager, Sun launched innovative projects that brought economic opportunities to rural areas. He started Rural Taobao, an e-commerce platform tailored for rural communities. During his tenure, Alibaba introduced "Philanthropy Week" and expanded its charitable funds to support pandemic relief and rural development.

Under Sun's leadership, Alibaba has made corporate social responsibility a priority. The company uses its business acumen, technological capabilities, and philanthropic vision to address social and environmental issues. Sun is committed to inclusive, sustainable growth that benefits society. His work exemplifies Alibaba's goal of doing well and doing good.

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