Chongqing Planning Research Institute waspermitted to establish in February 2007.It’s a National Class A Urban andRural Planning Institute and one of postdoctoral workstations in Chongqing. Theorganization’s main function contains public policyresearch, planning consultation and decision-making, administrative andtechnical service, planning exhibition and research.
The institute has undertaken about 100 importantplanning projects, including one National Science and Technology Major Project,four key scientific research projects of Ministry of Construction. It hasobtained three Chongqing Scientific and Technological Progress Awards and tenprizes issued by the Bureau. The organization's publication—Urban and Rural Planning, is an academic periodicalpublicly released nationwide. Besides, the institute keeps tight communicationwith other planning and academic organizations at home and abroad ，and has held about 130 exchanges and communication activities.