Over the last thirty years, and with steadily gathering pace, the non-government organization (NGO) community has developed in China. The Haikou Environmental and Resources Center provided office space to the first NGO office established in Hainan Province. PHOTO BY WEN BO.
Varying factors have brought non-governmental organizations (NGOs) into the limelight in the late twentieth century, and China’s NGOs are no exception. Although “civil society” is a still-developing and often contested