Members of the village management teams and representatives from 7 villages participated in the survey of needs of individual communities in early November, 2019, which was held in Bei-zi-tian Village of Mianning County. Project staff and participants of the survey spent long time on understanding the family income, schooling status of the children and sharing the experience of each community in a friendly and open way, all participants were willing to express their needs and experiences genuinely.
Women health management teams comprised of female villagers were set up for different communities in helping the project promote health education, especially on women’s health.
Community artistic and performing group was proposed to set in in the community in order to meet the needs in cultural and entertainment activities, especially for elderly persons affected by leprosy and villagers.
On agricultural development, new species of economic crops such as konjac, mango trees, citrus trees and livestock such as beef cattle, goats shall be introduced to the villages to improve their economic incomes.