Keyword: Community Development

Participatory Governance: An Interview with Song Qinghua

Participatory Governance: An Interview with Song Qinghua

The following is an interview with Song Qinghua, director of the Beijing-based Shining Stone, one of China’s leading NGOs in the field of participatory community governance.

Gingko Partner Interview: Sun Heng

Gingko Partner Interview: Sun Heng

This article profiles Sun Heng, founder of Migrant Worker’s Home, an organization which incorporates a business model for earning income to sustain and expand its operations in pursuit of its mission to create a community for migrant workers

The Garbage Crisis: NGOs’ Call to Action

The Garbage Crisis: NGOs’ Call to Action

This article takes a fresh look at familiar waste management issues. Given the many environmental NGOs involved, waste management has developed into a rare arena for grassroots social action

China’s Garbage Problem Prompts Soul Searching Among NGOs

China’s Garbage Problem Prompts Soul Searching Among NGOs

This provocative, in-depth report addresses head-on the sensitive issue of advocacy using the issue of garbage as a case study.

An Interview with the Founder of Non Profit Incubator (NPI)

An Interview with the Founder of Non Profit Incubator (NPI)

NPI is emblematic of a new wave of nonprofits led by a younger, more professional generation of social activists who come with experience and skills learned in the corporate, media and international development sectors

Shanghai Qing Cong Quan Children's Intelligence Training Center: Gaining the Community’s Support

Shanghai Qing Cong Quan Children’s Intelligence Training Center: Gaining the Community’s Support

This short article provides an interesting glimpse into a grassroots autism NGO and its efforts to build good relationships with the local authorities and community.