Event Details

Starts on:29/08/2017

Description

On 29th August 2017, the EU-China Social Protection Reform Project- Component 2 held a Panel Discussion on the topic “An integrated system for the coordinated management of the social assistance system” (topic 2.1.4) in cooperation with the Dibao Division of the Ministry of Finance. The morning session was dedicated to the presentation on the Chinese context and main challenges faced by the Government in optimizing the coordination of the Social Assistance system (by Prof. Jiang Zhen); and relevant EU practices from the Czech Republic (by Pavel Janeček), the UK, Sweden, The Netherlands (by Mel Cosuins) and Italy (by Renzo Turatto and Alessandro Longhi). In the afternoon session representatives of provincial government of Hebei (Wenzhou Liu), Shandong (Wei Song) and Anhui (Meimei Sun) presented the results of local experiences. Around 25 participants, including representatives from Dibao and Actuarial Divisions of the Ministry of Finance, China International Economic Exchange Center, National School of Administration, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, the EU Delegation to China and Mongolia, UK Embassy and the project team took part in the Panel.

 

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