Report: The Roles and Challenges of International NGOs in China’s Development - Free PDF

Cross-posted from: https://twitter.com/FYSE/status/276204683863937024
To download the report, please visit: http://www.chinadevelopmentbrief.cn/?p=1233

Special Report:
 
The Roles and Challenges of International NGOs in China’s Development
CONTENTS
 
Executive Summary                                                                    3
Introduction                                                                              4
Background on International NGOs in China                                  6
Chinese Government Policy Toward INGOs in China:                     11
Uneasy Coexistence
The Roles of INGOs in China: Collaboration, Policy Influence          20
and Civil Society Promotion
Limits and Challenges Facing INGOs in China                                27
Conclusion: The Future of INGOs in China                                    30
Works Cited                                                                              32
 
About this Report:
 
This report was written by Dr. Shawn Shieh (谢世宏), Director and Editor of China Development Brief (English), and Signe Knutson (柯思林) who was a Visiting Research Fellow at CDB (English) during the Spring of 2011.  An earlier version of this report appeared in the 2012 Blue Book of Philanthropy (Social Sciences Academic Press (China), 2012). We would like to thank Sabine Mokry for her invaluable research assistance.
 
Executive Summary:
 
International NGOs such as the Ford Foundation, China Medical Board, and World Wildlife Fund, have been coming to China since the start of the reform and opening period in the1980s.  Yet only a few are legally registered, and the remainder carry out their work using creative arrangements with Chinese characteristics. This report argues that, despite working in a tenuous political and legal environment, international NGOs have managed to play a significant role in promoting development in China through partnerships with government, business and civil society actors. 
 
The report provides a detailed discussion of the following areas: (1) the policy environment for international NGOs working in China and how it has changed over the past 30 years; (2) the roles international NGOs play in shaping policy preferences and promoting participatory approaches in China; and (3) the limits and challenges facing international NGOs and their future in a rapidly globalizing country that seeks a greater voice on international issues.
 

Cross-posted from: https://twitter.com/FYSE/status/276204683863937024

To download the report, please visit: http://www.chinadevelopmentbrief.cn/?p=1233

Tags: china, china medical board, chinese business, chinese civil society, chinese government, chinese policy, ford foundation, ngo, world wildlife fund

Views: 224

Reply to This

Sponsored Link

Please Pay What You Can to Support PCDN

Please consider Paying What You Can to help PCDN grow. We encourage you to consider any amount from $1 and up. Read the SUPPORT page prior to making a payment to see PCDN's impact and how your payment will help.

Sponsored Link

Translate This Page



PCDN NETWORK TWITTER FEED

PCDN Guidelines and Share Pages

By using this site you're agreeing to the terms of use as outlined in the community guidelines (in particular PCDN is an open network indexed by Google and users should review the privacy options). Please note individual requests for funding or jobs are NOT permitted on the network.

Click BELOW to share site resources Bookmark and Share
or Share on LINKEDIN


FOLLOW PCDN on TWITTER, FACEBOOK or GOOGLE+

Google+

 

© 2014   Created by Craig Zelizer.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service