From 1 to 3 February 2016, a project mission composed of representatives from NDRC and
from Component 1 technical team visited Shanghai, a city selected as pilot site for issues
related to Demographic ageing and social protection. Accompanied by members of Shanghai
Development and Reform commission, the mission visited several institutions specialized in
social and medical care for the elderly. It conducted useful exchanges with local authorities,
and discussed with the Shanghai DRC and the Shanghai academy of Development and Reform
possible avenues for associating them to future relevant project activities.