About Us

About Us

China Association for NGO Cooperation (CANGO)

The China Association for NGO Cooperation (CANGO) is a non-profit membership organization operating nationwide. CANGO was founded in July 22th 1992, and registered with the Ministry of Civil Affairs since 1993. By the end of December 2017,CANGO has 155 member organizations. In 2007, CANGO gained NGO in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. In 2010, CANGO had been honored the title of National Advanced Social Organization by the Ministry of Civil Affairs. In 2016, CANGO was evaluated as 4A level in national nonprofit organizations by the Ministry of Civil Affairs. CANGO gained the qualification of pre-tax deduction for donations by the Ministry of Finance and State Administration of Taxation. CANGO gained the qualification of tax exemption by Beijing Municipal Bureau of Finance, Beijing Municipal Bureau of Tax and Beijing Municipal Bureau of Local Tax.

Since its founding for 25 years, CANGO has developed project cooperation with 183 foreign NGOs, bilateral and multilateral organizations, which are maintained through its day-to-day operations Till the end of 2017, CANGO had raised a total of RMB 974 million from 100donor agencies for project implementation. The local match funds amounted to RMB 538 million. Almost 122 countries from 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities were involved in the projects. Project Beneficiary till 7.55 million.

We Do:

Information sharing:
Capacity building:
  • Workshop on CCAN construction

  • Workshop on climate change negotiations

  • Workshop on joint action

  • Training on co-benefit approaches

  • Climate change training for grassroots NGOs

  • CDM Gold Standard NGO Supporter workshop

Overseas Study Tours
Negotiation Tracking
Joint action
International NGO Climate Dialogues
Policy research and surveys


Our expectation :

  • An effective and fair global climate treaty

  • More actions from the Chinese government and the private sector to combat climate change

  • More public attention and activities related to climate change

Our members (as of October 2011)

The CCAN Secretariat:

If your organization has the intention to apply for joining CCAN, please click and download the CCAN application form.,Fill it completely, signed and sealed by the head of the institution,then send the scanning copy to the CCAN Secretariat, attached with scanning copy of registration certificate.