was founded on April 3, 1949 and it is a mass organisation dedicated to the advancement of Chinese women of all ethnic groups in all paths of life.
actively develops friendly exchanges with women and women's organizations around the world with a view to strengthening mutual understanding, friendship and cooperation and contributing to world peace.
Chen Xiurong, vice president of the federation, said that the ACWF
was obligated to contribute to the development and health of Buddhist nuns.
continued to work with the ILO to incorporate messages on avoiding human trafficking situations into school curricula.
China recently hosted a Children's Forum in Beijing, a joint project sponsored by the ILO and organized by the ACWF
that brought child representatives from across the country to discuss measures to prevent vulnerable youth from being trafficked and to increase protection and prevention.
By sharing best practices from over three decades of leading the breast cancer movement, we hope to empower the ACWF
to teach women in their own country how to implement successful breast cancer awareness and education programs.
This is the fifth proposal for a comprehensive anti-violence law submitted by the ACWF
to the NPC since 2008.
Senior officials of the ACWF
, members of the First Lady's delegation and Ambassador Karunatilaka Amunugama were also present at the occasion.
continued a long history of funii gongzuo (women-work) in the CCP, which had recruited feminists and adopted their agenda at its inception in 1921--a moment when the feminist movement was at its peak.
Evans said the initiative with the ACWF
and Komen will establish a collaborative platform to promote breast cancer education and awareness.
The Vice-president for ACWF
Madam Zhao Donghua, said she was overwhelmed to see the creativity and tailoring skills of 26 women who are currently trained at the centre.
Zhen Yan, ACWF
vice chairwoman, said that compared to a decade ago, women have shown more awareness about domestic abuse.