On June 26, SWF Chairperson Xu Feng went to Putuo District for an inquiry into
women's needs. Jiang Dongdong, deputy secretary-general of CPC Putuo Division, Wang
Ju, deputy district director and leadership from departments concerned joined
the inquiry tour. The purpose of the tour was to give more attention to women
entrepreneurs in their advancement, homes for women enhancement and involvement
of SWF at grass-roots governance.
During her tour, Xu called at Wang Yanbo
at her company, a Red-Banner Pace-Setter for the city and encouraged her to
keep up her performance and do more to the local economic development. Then, Xu
visited a home for women, a shared garden for vegetables and points for garbage
classification, where she urged woman models to play a unique role in the
community governance. In addition, Xu toured a center for CPC enhancement, a
history room for Zhen-Ru Township, shared canteen and etc.
After the tour, Xu asked for a meeting, at which the
local SWF chapter gave an introduction to its programs to facilitate women's
advancement and its difficulties remined as shortage of funding. Participants
from all walks of life presented their comments and suggestions at the meeting
as well. In the end, Xu put forward her four requirements to her staff in Putuo
as doing a good job in grass-roots enhancement, guiding women to play a leading
role in community governance, offering help and assistance right to fit women's
needs and reaching executives at grass-roots in no time.