China's 12th National Women's Congress Concludes

2018-11-03
China's 12th National Women's Congress Concludes
The 12th National Women's Congress (NWC) concludes at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Nov. 2, 2018. Chinese Vice Premier Sun Chunlan attended the closing ceremony. Shen Yueyue, the newly re-elected president of the All-China Women's Federation (ACWF), presided over and addressed the closing ceremony. [Xinhua/Zhang Yuwei]

 

The 12th National Women's Congress (NWC) concluded in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Friday.

"The cause of our country's women has made unprecedented historic achievements, which fully demonstrates the gracefulness of 'half the sky' in contemporary times," said Vice Premier Sun Chunlan at the closing ceremony.

She urged promotion of implementing fundamental state policies such as the equality of men and women, as well as settling of problems such as employment discrimination in order to facilitate women in devoting themselves to innovation and entrepreneurship.

Shen Yueyue, the newly re-elected president of the All-China Women's Federation (ACWF), presided over and addressed the closing ceremony, calling for strengthening family construction and striving to realize the Chinese dream of national rejuvenation.

 

China's 12th National Women's Congress Concludes
The 12th National Women's Congress (NWC) concludes at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Nov. 2, 2018. [Xinhua/Zhang Yuwei]
China's 12th National Women's Congress Concludes
The 12th National Women's Congress (NWC) concludes at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Nov. 2, 2018. [Xinhua/Zhang Yuwei]

 

(Source: Xinhua)