Non-Governmental Organizations in Contemporary China: Development of Community-Based Social Service Organizations

  • Leslie ShiehEmail author


Under China’s agenda of welfare socialization (shehuifuli shehuihua 社会福利社会化), the responsibility to fund and provide social services is increasingly being transferred from the central state to lower levels of government and to social and market actors. The 12th 5-Year Plan for National Economic and Social Development (2011–2015) further places priority on diversifying the types of service providers and service provision methods.


Social Service Migrant Worker Social Service Organization Social Service Provision Social Service Delivery 
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  1. 1.University of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada

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