The Ministry of Civil Affairs announced a decision on praising national advanced social organizations on Dec 22, 2015, with China Children and Teenagers’ Foundation (CCTF) and other 298 social organizations, private non-enterprise units and foundations on the list.
Since the 18th CPC National Congress, the CPC Central Committee led by General Secretary Xi Jinping attaches great importance to work of social organizations and makes a series of major decisions and plans that have effectively promoted stable and rapid development of social organizations in China. Social organizations have played an active role in promoting economic development, flourishing social undertakings, innovating social governance, expanding foreign exchanges, and consolidating ruling foundation. A number of practical and capable social organizations have come out and have become indispensable forces in China's socialist modernization.
The national advanced social organizations selection, launched by the Chinese Ministry of Civil Affairs, aims to fully affirm four social organizations’ positive contributions, further stimulate the vitality of social organizations, and guide them for healthy and orderly development. The social organizations selected on the list are all law-abiding, sound-structured, and highly improved in inter systems and operational procedures, demonstrating strong sense of social responsibility, high public trust, and good social images.