CIIF Achievement and Performance Management
Statistics on Project Achievements
As at 31 December 2017, CIIF had processed 27 batches of applications and funded 351 projects which had been/will be implemented with an approved amount totalling HK$493 million. Statistics on funded project achievements are as follows:
- Engaged over 736 000 direct participants in the projects, including about 93 000 volunteers, and built up about 2 100 mutual support networks;
- About 37 000 participants had their roles transformed from recipients to volunteers/leaders, or from participants/volunteers to leaders/coordinators;
- Supported over 33 700 families;
- Mobilised about 9 200 collaborative partners, including those from the business sector, non-governmental organisations, the school sector, residents' associations, hospitals, district councils and government departments;
- Assisted about 8 200 people in re-entering the labour market with confidence and capabilities enhanced;
- Established 103 self-support groups;
- Funded projects implemented in 18 districts with Yuen Long and Tin Shui Wai ranking first in number and Sham Shui Po ranking second, i.e. 52 (12.7%) and 34 (8.3%) respectively. Please click here for details about the distribution of funded projects in districts.
- Major categories and target groups of the projects include child and family development, youth development, elderly support and empowerment, community capacity building, social integration (including ethnic minorities, new arrivals, persons with disabilities, etc), healthcare (including mental and psychological health) and cross-generational integration. Among them, child and family development as well as community capacity building are two of the most popular categories. Please click here for details about the categories.
Statistics on Performance Management of the CIIF Secretariat
In January 2011, the CIIF Secretariat was restructured into two major streams, namely "Project Management" and "Strategic Development", to align with the development directions of CIIF and support the operational needs of the CIIF Committee. In 2017, the actual expenditure of the CIIF Secretariat was around HK$13 million.
CIIF Evaluation Study
In 2004-2006 and 2010-2012, the Labour and Welfare Bureau commissioned several universities in Hong Kong to conduct two independent evaluation studies on CIIF’s overall effectiveness in social capital development.
Click here to download the evaluation reports