Progress Being Made in Access to Education GloballyProgress is being made in the provision of equal opportunities and access to education for boys and girls all around the world, according to the United Nations' Millennium Development Goals Report 2013, but there is still an enormous gender difference everywhere and at all levels of education.
Women's Empowerment Common Responsibility of International CommunityPolitical representatives from more than 40 countries shared their ideas on women's political participation and contributions to regional development at the ICAPP (International Conference of Asian Political Parties) Special Conference on 'Women's Leadership and Empowerment' in Seoul, South Korea, on September 12 - 14, 2013.
Respect for Women: Eliminating Violence in LanguageProfessor of School of Economics at the Renmin University of China, Gu Haibin and one of his students, Cao Zhinan, recently posed the question: "What kind of language do you use to describe a woman if you regard her as your family or friend?"
College Women's Sports Forum in BeijingA forum of college women’s sports was held at the China Women’s University on August 24, 2013. The forum was sponsored by the Beijing College Athletics Association and China Women’s University.
Tan Lin: Protecting the Rights of GirlsIt is the common responsibility of all of society to protect the rights of girls, says Professor Tan Lin, Director of the Women's Studies Institute of China (WSIC) of the All-China Women's Federation (ACWF).