Shanghai Volunteer Service has New guarantee: giving volunteers Credit incentive in accordance with the Law
Xinhua News Agency, Shanghai, 17 Nov (Reporter Guo Jingdan) according to the revised Shanghai regulations on Voluntary Service to be implemented on January 1, 2020, Shanghai has established a credit information collection mechanism in the field of voluntary service. The relevant departments shall collect the information of volunteers and voluntary service organizations that have a good record of voluntary service or who have been commended or rewarded to the municipal public credit information service platform, and give credit incentives in accordance with the law.
For volunteers with a good record of volunteerism, the regulations provide that priority shall be given to volunteers when they need volunteerism. In addition, the relevant units are encouraged to give priority to recruiting, employing and recruiting volunteers with a good record of voluntary service under the same conditions when recruiting civil servants, recruiting staff and recruiting students. State organs, social organizations, enterprises and institutions, and other organizations and public service institutions are encouraged to provide preferential treatment to volunteers with a good record of voluntary service according to their own ability and actual situation.
According to the regulations, the civil affairs departments of Shanghai and the districts shall be responsible for the administration of voluntary service in their respective administrative areas. Shanghai shall establish and improve the statistics and release system of voluntary service, and the civil affairs departments of Shanghai shall regularly release to the society information on the development of volunteers and voluntary service organizations in this Municipality, as well as the development of voluntary service activities.