Dehong Youth League (DYL) Dehong Youth League,
the local chapter of Yunnan Communist Youth League, is
under the leadership of Dehong Party committee and the
upper-level Youth League. Based on the principle of educating,
uniting and serving the youth, it leads and manages all
youth organization at local level, such as Youth Entrepreneur
Association, Association of Students, Youth Pioneers and
other non-government organizations related to youth affair.
It also assists education departments in education management
of school and university.
In the past 6 years, DYL has been providing great support
to ChangAi, from coordinating between ChangAi and other
related parties such as local Women’s Federations, to
providing advice on various projects, such as MangyaChangAi
Hope School and micro loans. DYL plays an important role
in connecting ChangAi and local government departments.
The Ethnic Minority Groups
Development Institute As an internal organization
under the State Council’s Development Research Center,
the Ethnic Minority Groups Development Institute conducts
research on existing problems of economic and social development
of China’s ethnic minority groups, studies ethnic and
religious problems caused by international or regional
conflicts, and carries out research projects on both China’s
and the world's ethnic and religious issues.
ChangAi Children’s Project was in partnership with Ethnic
Minority Groups Development Institute during 2007 to 2013.
Yunnan Women and Children’s
Development Centre (YWCDC) As an affiliated non-profit
organization under Yunnan Provincial Women's Federation,
The Yunnan Women and Children’s Development Centre, founded
in 1989, aims to promote the development of women and
children, and engages in international cooperation projects
related to public welfare of women and children. YWCDC
has successfully implemented over 100 projects, cooperating
with many international organizations such as UNICEF,
International Labor Organization, International Migration,
and China Foundation of Prevention of STD and AIDS.
In 2007, as a strategic partner of ChangAi Children’s
Project, YWCDC has taken full responsibility for planning,
monitoring and scaling-up of projects, and fund management.
Women’s Federations (WFs)
Women Federations play an active and crucial role on protecting
local women’s rights and interests, and on promotion of
women and children’s development at the local level. ChangAi
has closely co-operated with Ruili Women’s Federation
(RWF) and Wanding Women’s Federation (WWF) since the very
beginning. As implementation partners, they were responsible
for project delivery and monitoring, screening and selection
of beneficiaries and conducting household's investigations.