Participating in field trips to Guizhou province and Yunnan province

20–26 May 2018 | Guizhou, China



Prof. Dongshu Ou, a GCR member, took a field trip to Guizhou province and Yunnan province for the joint research project ‘The Impact Evaluation of the Move Forward Program on Primary Students in Rural China’. The project is funded by The China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation (CFPA) to support the education of children who live in poverty areas. Prof. Ou is a Co-I of the project.


During the field trip, the team visited 59 schools in Guizhou and Yunnan to evaluate the implementation of the programme. The team met the representatives of schools to understand their development need and obstacles. It is expected that next trip will be in May 2019.