Feb. 2010
April 28,2015   By:Chinahumanrights.org

Feb. 1, 2010

The first atlas on gender equality and women's development in China was released by the SinoMaps Press on Feb. 1, 2010.

The book, "Atlas of Gender Equality and Women's Development in China," maps the state of gender equality and women's development in areas including participation in political affairs, employment, education, marriage, reproductive health and law, said Yu Dongmei, chief editor of the book.

Feb. 2, 2010

China has decided to start public hospital reform with pilot programs in selected cities or districts in each province, autonomous region and municipality, according to a cabinet guideline.

The guideline on public hospital reform was discussed and approved by an executive meeting of the State Council chaired by Premier Wen Jiabao.

The public hospital reform is aimed to establish a reasonable, effective and optimized medical service system, and to fully motivate all medical workers to provide the public with safe, effective, convenient and affordable medical services, according to a statement issued after the meeting.

It was stressed at the meeting that public hospitals must retain its orientation of serving public interests and giving top priority to people's health.

Feb 4, 2010

A judicial interpretation, issued by China's Supreme People's Court (SPC) and the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) on Feb. 3, 2010 and having taken effect from Feb 4, 2010, is the nations latest effort to crackdown on online porn.

The legal document clarifies crimes involving the production, replication, publication, and sale of pornographic and vulgar content.


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