|Heilongjiang Women's Federation holds the fifth plenary session of its 11th Executive Committee. [Heilongjiang Women's Federation]|
Heilongjiang Women's Federation (HWF), in northeast China, held the fifth plenary session of its 11th Executive Committee on August 24, during which 39 women were elected as candidates for members of the delegation to the 12th National Women's Congress of China.
At the meeting, Qi Xiujuan was elected as president of the federation.
The candidates from 13 cities in 14 different fields including agriculture, industry, science and technology, medicine, healthcare and education, were elected to attend the upcoming Congress.
Among the 39 women, 10 are full-time staff on women's affairs and 29 are outstanding representatives of workers and intellectuals from different sectors of society.
|Attendees at the event [Heilongjiang Women's Federation]|
(Source: People.com.cn/Translated and edited by Women of China)