Hainan Reform and Development Research Foundation

    Initiated by the People's Government of Hainan Province, Hainan Reform and Development Research Foundation (HRDRF) is a legally registered nonprofit public organization established with donations from individuals, enterprises, social organizations and other type of organizations from home and abroad. It is under the administration of the China Institute for Reform and Development. 

    The basic principle HRDRF follows is "basing its research operations in Hainan, facing the whole country and marching towards the other parts of the world". By sponsoring fruitful activities, it aims to support reform and development research endeavors in Hainan and in other parts of China and to contribute to the establishment and consummation of China's socialist market economic system as well as to the construction of a socialist country with Chinese Characteristics. 

    HRDRF's operations include: 

    -  sponsoring research projects on issues in or related to, 

    o theories, practices, strategic planning and program designing for reform, opening-up and social and economic development nationwide and regionally; 

    o system reform, opening-up, social and economic development in Hainan Province; 

    o Economic development cooperation with Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and South-Eastern countries. 

    -  Sponsoring internal and international academic exchange activities and training programs 

    -  Financially supporting scholars doing visiting research in key reform research institutions 

    -  Sponsoring research of important topics about reform and development in Hainan province 

    -  Providing awards for outstanding academic achievements in reform and development research 

    Since its establishment in 1992, HRDRF has sponsored 198 projects, including research projects, workshops/seminar/symposiums, training projects and education and cultural events in underdeveloped areas. 

    HRDRF calls for donations from individuals and enterprises from home and abroad to support reform and development research. Fund raised will be managed and utilized in accordance with strict rules, and all the sponsoring activities of HRDRF are under the supervision of donors. 


    1 East 4th Changbin Street  

    Xiuying District, Haikou, Hainan  

    China 570311