China has over 67 mln registered volunteers

Updated 2017-12-18 14:00:18 Xinhua

China has over 67.2 million registered volunteers, the China Volunteer Service Federation (CVF) said at its board of directors meeting Monday.

Zhao Jinfang, deputy head and secretary general of the federation, said 49 percent of the volunteers were under 35.

The number of organizations for voluntary services has surpassed 410,000, while more than 1.03 million voluntary service programs have been launched. The total volunteering duration was about 810 million hours.

Zhao said the figures were from a recently launched information system for voluntary service nationwide, which was approved by the Ministry of Civil Affairs.

Also in the News

Nicole Kidman Recalls Oscar Glory: Loneliest Time
Showbiz2016/06/16 13:58October 16 2018 04:57:23

Nicole Kidman Recalls Oscar Glory: Loneliest Time

Attending Shanghai International Film Festival, Nicole Kidman talks about her role in "Grace of Monaco".

Labor Day Travel Peak Starts
Also in the News2014/05/01 12:16October 16 2018 04:57:23

Labor Day Travel Peak Starts

Johnny Depp Delivers a Speech 'Evolve the Future' in 'Transcendence'
Also in the News2014/04/18 13:18October 16 2018 04:57:23

Johnny Depp Delivers a Speech 'Evolve the Future' in 'Transcendence'

Hollywood star Johnny Depp's speech in the upcoming new film "Transcendence" has been disclosed on Friday, April 11th.

China World Business Sports Showbiz Audio
C4 My Chinese Life The Sound Stage China Revealed Showbiz Video Travel Video
China World Fun Travel Entertainment Sports
Beijing Shanghai Guangzhou
Live Music Opera & Classical Movies Traditional Shows Exhibitions
Learn Chinese:
Chinese Studio Living Chinese Everyday Chinese Just For Fun Chinese Culture Buzzwords