Be a responsibly and happy enterprise
During the "Twelfth Five-year Plan" period, taking the "Promoting the rural material and spiritual civilization, Coordinating development between social civilization and ecological civilization, Improving peasants' living conditions and quality " as the goal, holding the working principle of "Based on local conditions, seeking practical results, and building the village together", HBIS Tangsteel concerns about peasants and provides service to peasants, and conducts the poverty assitance work in Dashima village, Yuehe town of Kaiping District in Tangshan city .
Dashima village covers a land area of 2,000 acres and regional area of 2,700 acres, with a total population of 1230 people(390 families), and the region is a typical village inhabited by ethnic minorities (Manchu accounted for over 30% of total population). Because of its remote location, poor communications, and villagers’ conservative mind, the economy developed quite slowly. During "Twelfth Five-year Plan" period, HBIS Tangsteel’s team engaged in the grass-root research, visits, village seminars and plenary meetings, and communicated with the committee for advice. Under the relentless effort they successfully found out a right way to alleviate poverty.Based on the actual village situation, HBIS Tangsteel takes the most concerned, direct and urgent issue as the starting point, actively participated in the village development by finding projects and planning scientifically. HBIS Tangsteel’s village-based team and the village "two committees" team members, often visit village families and face-to-face communicate with villagers, from which they obtain first-hand information, looking for entry point for poverty alleviation, focusing on research and development of specific programs of poverty alleviation.
To solve the road problems
A main village street has been built
into concrete road, however the rest within a total length of 6000 meters is without
construction and repair. There is still a transport route that leads to the
city of Tangshan is not repaired with a total length of 700 meters. The road is the basis of rural economic development and
the key for poverty alleviation. During the “twelfth five -year plan”, HBIS Tangsteel offered help to village road hardening project with a total raising
funds of 2.3 million yuan for three years (including HBIS Tangsteel invested
300,000 yuan and helped to raise 2 million yuan), a total length of 8615 meters
road has finished. Among them, in the first year 400,000 yuan investment was done, an road
of 1515 meters was built; the second year 1 million yuan was invested, and 3700 meters of road was built;
the third year 900,000 yuan was invested, 3400 meters of road was built. During
construction, the HBIS Tangsteel team lived and ate in the village, on-site supervised of construction quality and progress, and ultimately
completed the task successfully.
To build 600 acres of flower greenhouses
the relocation of Xie village, Dashima village introduced its flower
greenhouses and gardening techniques to itself, so that farmers' income and
land efficiency improved significantly. The village has now completed 180 acres
of flower greenhouses.
To develop water-saving irrigation projects
existing wells are restored after the earthquake and depth is only 40 meters which is insufficient. Some have collapsed with a serious shortage of water, plus
poured area of flood irrigation, resulting in 1,800 acres of land can not be watered
timely. Developing water-saving irrigation projects, which can solves a big
problem for village development. Now 800 acres of this project has been
To build sugar products processing base
The village has
more than 100 years of sugar products processing history, and which is the main
income source of the villagers. Each family has a production workshop, but it
faces closing danger for not in accordance with food hygiene standards, let
alone expanding. Under this situation, in 2009, the village determined the
construction of sugar products processing base project, and started land
transfer work under the strong support of government, and now the land transfer
and related procedures have been completed. In 2012 it began construction of the
building processing base, till now more than 90 percent have been completed.
Today's Dashima village has appeared a new looking, the
originally uneven, sewage overflowing streets become flat and tidy, spacious
and clean; the new village culture square becomes the fitness center with activities
of kicking shuttlecocks, square dancing, all are showed a new look of village
image and villager’s spiritual mind, and played a positive role in enhancing
the villagers' health, civilized-health conscious and creating favorable
conditions for the development of traditional sugar products processing and
sales and flower greenhouses, and laid a solid foundation for "harmonious
new countryside" construction.