Philanthropy Times – NGOs should not seek 'one-night stands'

NGOs should not seek ‘one-night stands’ NGO莫贪图“一夜情” By Chen Jiajun 陈嘉俊, Philanthropy Times 公益时报, April 3, 2014 Partnerships between NGOs and private enterprises can sometimes become win-win relationships. However, choosing a partner needs serious consideration. ...

Weekly News – March 22nd to April 4th, 2014

Do we really need corporate foundations? 真的需要企业基金会吗? By He Zhiquan 何智权 and Zou Li 邹力, The Enterprise Observer 企业观察报, March 22, 2014 http://home.ngocn.net/space-120507-do-blog-id-28509.html In this article, the authors consider from different perspectives the real meaning ...

Weekly News – March 8th to 21st, 2014

How to enroll grassroots organizations as “regular troops”? 草根组织如何注册成为“正规军”? Sanxiang City Newspaper 三湘都市报, March 9, 2014 http://news.ifeng.com/gundong/detail_2014_03/09/34576401_0.shtml Article on the philosophy behind the development of ‘Happy Charity’, a grassroots organization whose teams of volunteers assist ...

China Philanthropy Advisors – Liu Wenkui: Co-operation between foundations and grassroots organizations

Liu Wenkui: Co-operation between foundations and grassroots organizations 刘文奎:基金会与基层草根组织合作 China Philanthropy Advisors 公域合力, March 7, 2014 In this article, the vice-president of the China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation, Liu Wenkui, shares his opinions about the ...

Weekly News – March 1st to 7th, 2014

Beijing’s Chaoyang district pilots the first charitable community 北京市朝阳区试点创建全国首个慈善社区 Li Wenrui 李文蕊, China National Radio 中国广播网, March 3, 2014 http://www.chinadevelopmentbrief.org.cn/newsview.php?id=8720 Article on the development of a ‘pioneering’ community project in Beijing’s Chaoyang district, which has ...

Beijing Times – Xu Yongguang “slander follows fame”: 25 years in public welfare

Xu Yongguang “slander follows fame”: 25 years in public welfare 徐永光“谤随名高”25年公益路 Beijing Times 京华时报, February 21, 2014 On the evening of December 7, 2013 a charity dinner was held to celebrate Xu Yongguang’s 25 years ...

Weekly News – February 15th to 28th, 2014

Deng Fei: NGOs can help to transform the urban plunder of the countryside 邓飞:用公益改变城市对乡村的掠夺 Zhang Wuming 张五明, Tenxun Gongyi 慈讯网, February 18, 2014 http://gy.voc.com.cn/view.php?tid=170&cid=1 In this interview Deng Fei explains how the NGO sector can ...

Philanthropy Times – Deng Guosheng: Three trends in social innovation offer three ideas for improvement

Deng Guosheng, Director of the School of Public Policy and Management of Tsinghua University, says that while social innovation has received a lot of attention over the past two years, few organizations are actually effective ...

Weekly News – February 8th to 14th, 2014

Wenzhou social innovation Spring Festival reunion convenes, large-scale innovation program discussed 温州人社会创新春节团圆会召开 共商创新大计 By Wang Lili 王莉莉, Wenzhou Daily 温州日报,February 10th, 2014 http://news.66wz.com/system/2014/02/10/103989815.shtml Local public welfare experts from Wenzhou NGOs, social enterprises, government and academia ...

Weekly News – February 1st – 7th, 2014

Chongqing has more than 12,000 social organizations and social workers have helped in excess of 1.2 million people 重庆市有社会组织1.2万余家 社工服务惠及人群超120万 By Zhang Chang 张畅, Hualong Network 华龙网 , February 3, 2014 http://caijing.chinadaily.com.cn/xfly/2014-02-03/content_11149334.html New figures released ...

Weekly News – January 20th to 31st, 2014

Nippon Paint China’s ‘Color, Way of Love’ sweeps China charity festival awards Global Times 环球时报, January 20, 2014 http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/838445.shtml#.Uu9RUXeSzWk The third China Charity Festival, with the tagline “Engage in charity work to beautify your life”, ...

Alliance of environmental NGO research organizations publish second Blue Sky Roadmap report

The Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs, in conjunction with organizations such as the Environmental Policy Research Institute of People’s University, the SEE Foundation, Friends of Nature, Envirofriends, and the Nature University, yesterday publically released ...

Weekly News – January 13th to January 19th, 2014

Number of NGOs doubles as government support gets fine-tuned NGO数量翻番 政府支持方式当微调 Southern Metropolis Daily 南方都市报, January 14, 2014 http://epaper.oeeee.com/K/html/2014-01/14/content_2008445.htm Details the increase of NGOs in Guandong, calling it a “golden period” and citing government decentralization ...

Weekly News – January 4th to January 12th, 2014

The hard-pressed daily existence of NGOs, less than 30% are able to survive for two years 民间公益组织生存日益窘迫 不足30%能生存超2年 By Han Junjie 韩俊杰, China Youth Daily 中国青年报, January 06, 2014 http://news.xinhuanet.com/politics/2014-01/06/c_125959170.htm Article about the short-life span ...

Weekly News – December 28th, 2013 to January 3rd, 2014

19 Environmental organizations recommend that the NDRC demarcate a ‘red line’ in the development of river ecologies 19家环保组织建议发改委划定河流开发生态红线 Beijing Times 京华时报, December 30, 2013 http://finance.21cn.com/newsdoc/zx/a/2013/1230/10/25782752.shtml A report has been released by 19 environmental NGOs that ...

Weekly News – December 21st to December 27th, 2013

Funding notes of SEE Foundation fund administrator: Project proposals SEE基金会资助官员的资助笔记:项目书 By Tu Shiwen 涂释文, Green Youther 青年环境评论, December 23, 2013 http://www.ngocn.net/?action-viewnews-itemid-88966 A SEE Foundation employee talks about their experience dealing with project proposals, noting the ...

Philanthropy Times – Deng Fei wants to register a nationwide public foundation

Deng Fei wants to register a nationwide public foundation 邓飞欲注册全国性公募基金会 By Yan Bing 闫冰, Philanthropy Times 公益时报, December 17, 2013 Deng Fei – one of the Chinese NGO sector’s most well-known and influential figures – ...

Weekly News – December 14th to December 20th, 2013

Survey: the salaries of the staff of public welfare organizations are lower than the social average 调查显示:公益组织人员薪资低于社会平均水平 By Wang Hui 王辉, The Beijing Times 京华时报, December 16, 2013 http://epaper.jinghua.cn/html/2013-12/16/content_48782.htm A recent survey of 54 public ...