On September 2nd, 2016 Ministry of Civil Affairs P.R.China hosted 3rd Panel Discussion organized within Component3 of the EU-China SPRP project. The event was focused on the discussion of issues related to governance, policy transmission as well monitoring and evaluation processes within social assistance systems. Chinese experts working for EU-China SPRP Component 3 have presented their first outputs on the research undertaken on the issues based on central and local practices and procedures. On the occasion of the event experts coming from the EU member states have shared expertise of several EU countries in regards governance, data management, monitoring and evaluation rules as well institutional organization of policy implementation and cooperation between three main levels (central-regional-local) in the EU.
Among more than 30 participants were MoCA officials under the leadership of Mr Liu Xitang Director General of Social Assistance Department, provincial level officials from Civil Affairs Bureaus, scholars, EUD representative and researches. The next round of discussion after in depth research is foreseen for November 2016.