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Full text: National Human Rights Action Plan of China (2016-2020)
September 29,2016   By:Xinhua
BEIJING, Sept. 29, 2016  -- The State Council Information Office of the People's Republic of China issued the National Human Rights Action Plan of China (2016-2020) on Thursday.
 
Following is the full text of the document.
 
National Human Rights Action Plan of China (2016-2020)
 
Information Office of the State Council
 
The People's Republic of China
 
August 2016
 
First Edition 2016
 
Contents
 
Introduction 1
 
I. Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 5
 
(1) Right to work 5
 
(2) Right to basic living standards 6
 
(3) Right to social security 8
 
(4) Right to property 10
 
(5) Right to health 11
 
(6) Right to education 13
 
(7) Cultural rights 15
 
(8) Environmental rights 16
 
II. Civil and Political Rights 20
 
(1) Rights of the person 20
 
(2) Right to fair trial 22
 
(3) Freedom of religious belief 24
 
(4) Rights to know and to participate 25
 
(5) Rights of expression and supervision 27
 
III. Rights of Specific Groups 29
 
(1) Rights of ethnic minorities 29
 
(2) Rights of women 31
 
(3) Rights of children 32
 
(4) Rights of the elderly 34
 
(5) Rights of the disabled 36
 
IV. Human Rights Education and Research 39
 
V. Fulfillment of Obligations to Human Rights Conventions,
 
and International Exchanges and Cooperation in the Field
 
of Human Rights 41
 
VI. Implementation and Supervision 44