CDB’s first HR training workshop launched
On October 9th 2015, CDB launched its first ever HR training workshop at World Resources Institute in Beijing. The theme of the workshop is “Career Development in the Chinese NGO Sector”. The workshop is the first of CDB’s three trainings targeting at NGO HR staff. Mr. Wang Tuoxuan from Deloitte, Managing Partner Harbin branch/Partner Human Capital Advisory Services, served as the trainer of the workshop. Fourteen HR staff and representatives from twelve NGOs, such as Ford Foundation, Dunhe Foundation and WRI, joined the workshop. The workshop explores the meaning of a career and career development, detailing various career stages and different career paths. The participants also had guided discussion on …read more
China Internet Foundation partners with Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
On September 22nd (Local time in Seattle), The China Internet Development Foundation ( first Chinese public-raising foundation in the Internet sector) and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation agreed to form a partnership, cooperating in charity and public healthcare programs in the developing countries. For more details, please see the report from Xinhua News Agency here.
Latest updates on the upcoming China Charity Fair in Shenzhen
According to the organizing committee, the upcoming fourth China Charity Fair (CCF) will place much emphasis on the topic of internationalization and global communication. For the first time, there will be an international public welfare exhibition section in the fair. Over 200 foreign guests and organizations including the United Nations as well as Chinese organizations who have ‘gone-out’ will gather in the exhibition center in Shenzhen from September 18 to 20. Up to now, 93 international public welfare and charity organizations from 14 countries and regions in Asia, Europe, South and North America have confirmed their participation, bringing in cutting-edge thoughts and advanced organizational models. Philanthropists and representatives from foundations …read more
2015 Young Sex Educators Forum held in Beijing
After the successful first forum in 2014, this year the Forum marched into a bigger stage and aimed to widen the platform of dialogue on sex education.
Recende releases “first” report on philanthropic crowd-funding in China
Recende Center on Fundraising recently published the first Report on Philanthropy Crowdfunding.
Discussion panels on NGOs helping left-behind children
Following the recent tragic Bijie incident, three discussion panels have been held by the social enterprise Yuan En Space focusing on how different actors in China can join forces to help left-behind children.
Thinking Strategically: An Interview with Huang Haoming, Executive Director of CANGO
An interview with Huang Haoming, Executive Director of CANGO, as part of the “Thinking Strategically about Civil Society Assistance in China” project
The Shenzhen Charity Fair: Charity Banquet or Awkward Show?
The Shenzhen 2014 Charity Fair was held a few months ago. In this article, Chen Qian’er looks back on the 2013 Fair which raised a few important questions for the meaning of these kind of events in China.
“Transformation and Development”: The 2014 China Private Foundation Forum
Patrick Burton writes about the 2014 China Private Foundation Forum, which was held in Beijing at the beginning of December.
Inspiration from Expertise-based Grassroots Advocacy
CDB’s Chief Researcher Liu Haiying gives some examples of successful advocacy campaigns pushed forward by groups of experts.