The overall goal of the EU-CHINA SPRP project is to further develop social equity and inclusiveness of economic development throughout Chinese society. Within the project, Component 3 focuses specifically on improving legal framework and policy of social assistance in close cooperation with Ministry of Civil Affairs (MoCA) –responsible for establishing and developing national policy of social assistance in China. MoCA is the main Chinese counterpart of the activities within Component 3. The role of Component 3 Coordinator has been assigned to the Polish Partner of the EU-China SPRP Consortium - Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy of the Republic of Poland.
Expected results for Component 3:
- • R9 The capacity of the MoCA for promulgating and enforcing the Social Assistance Law and the regulations on rural and urban minimum standards of living are strengthened; the skills of local officials in policy transmission and implementation are upgraded.
• R10 The legal frameworks on a) formulation of unified standards for the estimation and calculation of social assistance benefits, b) recognition of social assistance target groups and c) identification of low-income families are consolidated.
• R11 Efforts of the MoCA in improved care for poor rural people and disabled people are strengthened, and public information and transparency of social assistance policies are raised at provincial level.