Role And Impact Of Non-governmental Organizations: The Case Study Of 'Free Lunch For Children' In China
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- NGO; Overnment policy; Flee Lunch For Children; Nutritional Supplement Plan.
During the last two decades, non-governmental organizations have come to be important actors in development and poverty reduction at local, national and global levels. This trend has spread all over the world. Since the reform and opening up in 1978, China has experienced dramatic changes, many grassroot NGOs have arisen to seek alternative approaches to solve development problems by delivering basic services and some of them begin to campaign policy advocacy. Inevitably, it affects China and Chinese society.The aim of this paper is to identify the roles and impacts of non-governmental organizations in development, focusing on the Chinese grassroot NGOs' contributions in filling in governance blanks and shaping government policy by the case study of 'Free Lunch For Children' In China.
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TY - CONF AU - Xi Xi AU - Farhad Hossain PY - 2016/12 DA - 2016/12 TI - Role And Impact Of Non-governmental Organizations: The Case Study Of 'Free Lunch For Children' In China BT - Proceedings of the 2016 6th International Conference on Mechatronics, Computer and Education Informationization (MCEI 2016) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 1126 EP - 1131 SN - 1951-6851 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/mcei-16.2016.236 DO - 10.2991/mcei-16.2016.236 ID - Xi2016/12 ER -