Du Jie, researcher and deputy director of
Women Studies Institute attached to All-China Women's Federation, led a group of three
professionals to Shanghai for an inspection over the survey carried out in
Shanghai on July 27-30.
During their stay in Shanghai, the
inspection group listened to an over-all report over the survey done in
Shanghai and referred to files related. Ge Yingming attended the meeting
together with her colleagues as Pan Weihong and Zhang Yanhua, who were in charge of the survey. According to the
schedule, the Inspection Group visited a number of residence committees either at
city or suburbs, where the Group heard reports, had questions and answers and
visited households in order to gain a first-hand information from Shanghai
The Group recognized the survey done in
Shanghai and gave praises particularly to jobs done by SWF in training and
inspiring the public and guiding survey and inspection among its staff. Du Jie pointed
out during her inspection tour that based on the fact that the 4th survey had caught an attention from the local authority,Shanghai Women's
Federation did an excellent job in planning, setting up mechanism to ensure
main work done and etc. She further asked SWF to do a sum-up, collect best
practices at grass-roots and prepare to the follow-up.
In the next phase, the administration for the 4th Survey was going to arrange a follow-up schedule and take further measures to
ensure the survey a success, based on the national time-table and reflections
from the Inspection Group.The administration was to guide her staff to review
work done and have mistakes corrected and file collected in the days to come.