Panjin is the smallest city in Northeast China's Liaoning Province. It became one of the first group of 36 Chinese cities to become a well-off city. Following the Spring Festival in 2014, the Party committee and government of Panjin held a meeting to announce the formal launch of a new village-construction project. The women's federation of Panjin took on the responsibility for building "beautiful courtyards."
In 2015, the federation mobilized each household to have a clean courtyard, living room, kitchen, washroom and livestock area. In 2016, the federation mobilized