Sent as delegates by the State Council Leading Group Office of Poverty Alleviation and Development (a cooperation project from the Asian Development Bank), Secretary General Gao XiangJun and Head of the Development Department Wang YingFu from ARDY attended the first “Helping the Poor Collaborate” training in PuEr of Yunnan Province, May 18-25, 2008. A total of 36 people took part in the training.
The training is presided by the State Council Leading Group Office of Poverty Alleviation and Development and PlaNet Foundation. It included indoor training as well as on-site teaching. The content included: the significance of creating collaborations between the poor, the model for creating such collaborations, and the day-to-day management principles for them.
(Translated by Jennifer Yau)