Guangxi Popularizes Gender Equality, Advanced Gender CultureMarch 18, 2013The Guangxi Women's Federation held a series of activities to disseminate information and raise awareness of the basic state policy of gender equality in southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in March 2013.
Inner Mongolia Holds Lecture on Women's HealthMarch 14, 2013The Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region Women's Federation held a lecture on women's health in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, on March 7, 2013.
UN Holds Beijing Conference on Post-2015 Development AgendaMarch 13, 2013The United Nations (UN) held the second round of consultations in China on the Post-2015 Development Agenda in Beijing on March 11, 2013, during which more than 100 representatives from UN agencies and social organizations discussed the topic of establishing a new global development framework to succeed the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) after 2015.
Chinese, British Lawyers Discuss Children's WelfareMarch 13, 2013
Qinghai Holds Symposium on Women's DevelopmentMarch 11, 2013The Qinghai Women's Federation held a symposium in Xining, capital of northwest China's Qinghai Province, on March 6, 2013, at which 40 women exchanged their experiences and opinions on the future development and goals of women in the province.
Bright Future for Chinese Women's Political ParticipationFebruary 28, 2013The annual sessions of the NPC will open on March 5, 2013, and statistics show that the number of female deputies has risen to 699.
Guizhou to Launch 'Most Beautiful Women' CampaignFebruary 28, 2013Southwest China's Guizhou Province will launch a campaign to select the province's 'Most Beautiful Women,' a selection of women of fine character who have made contributions to society, according to a press conference jointly held by the Guizhou Women's Federation and the Publicity Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Guizhou Provincial Committee on February 26, 2013.
Lack of Male Teachers Detrimental to Kids' DevelopmentFebruary 6, 2013Scholars, heads of kindergartens and representatives from education departments concluded that the lack of male kindergarten teachers in China could be detrimental to the balanced development of children. The conclusion was made at an education seminar held in Hangzhou, capital city of eastern China's Zhejiang Province.
Asia-Pacific Workshop on Women's Political Participation Closes in BeijingFebruary 1, 2013The Asia-Pacific Workshop on Promotion and Monitoring Women's Political Participation, jointly organized by the All-China Women's Federation and the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women), concluded in Beijing on January 30, 2013.
Shanghai Holds Gender Equality, New Media WorkshopJanuary 30, 2013A workshop on new media and diversified gender equality was held by the Institute of Literature of the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences.
Shaanxi Awards Volunteers for Safeguarding Women's, Children's RightsJanuary 29, 2013The Shaanxi Women's Federation held a conference in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, on January 25, 2013, to honor nine outstanding volunteers who have worked to safeguard women's and children's rights in the province.
Shanghai to Hold Gender Equality, New Media ConferenceJanuary 15, 2013The Center for Research on Gender and Urban Culture of the Literature Institute of Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences will hold a conference on new media and gender equality from January 26-27, 2013 in Shanghai, aiming to eliminate gender discrimination and inequality in new media.
China to Continue Family Planning State PolicyJanuary 15, 2013Director of China’s National Population and Family Planning Commission Wang Xia announced at a work conference held in Beijing on January 14, 2013 that China will stick to its basic state policy of family planning and prioritize efforts to stabilize the country’s low fertility levels in the long term.
Shaanxi Invests 500 Mil in Women's, Children's WorkJanuary 4, 2013A total of 500 million yuan (US$ 80.25 million) has been invested over the past six years to safeguard women's and children's interests and rights in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, according to the 12th Shaanxi Women's Congress that was held in the provincial capital Xi'an on December 29-30, 2012.
Hainan Holds Symposium on Women, Children's DevelopmentDecember 27, 2012A symposium on women and children's development was held by the Hainan Women and Children Research Society and the Hainan Women's Federation in Haikou, capital city of southern China's Hainan Province, on December 21, 2012, during which over 70 experts and women workers gathered to discuss improved services for women and children.