The year 2021 marks the centenary of the CPC. Over the past century, the CPC has invested a huge effort in human rights protection, adding significantly to global human rights progress. For a hundred years, the CPC has always put people first, applying the principle of universality of human rights in the context of the national conditions. It regards the rights to subsistence and development as the primary and basic human rights, and believes that living a life of contentment is the ultimate human right. The CPC promotes the well-rounded development of the individual, and strives to give every person a stronger sense of gain, happiness and security. Its success in pioneering human rights in a socialist country is unique and readily apparent.

China's White Paper on Human Rights

This is a collection of China's white paper on human rights published by the Chinese government since 1991. They show the remarkable progress in its human rights protection efforts and great achievements. Over the years, the Chinese central government has taken effective measures to improve human rights in China, and the tremendous achievements China has made fully demonstrate that it is taking the correct path of human rights development that suits its national conditions.[more..]

China hosts int’l conference on CPC and human rights progress in China

More than 100 participants attended an international conference on human rights in Changchun, capital of northeast China's Jilin Province, on Thursday. The International Conference on the Communist Party of China (CPC) and the Progress on Human Rights in China drew online and offline participation of experts, researchers and representatives from countries such as the United States, Britain, France, Germany, Austria and Egypt as well as international organizations. The conference was sponsored by the China Society for Human Rights Studies and the Publicity Department of the CPC Jilin Provincial Committee. [more..]

China sheds light on global poverty eradication

China has made historic achievements in eradicating absolute poverty. It was a problem that has plagued the Chinese nation for thousands of years. It is also a victory for humanity.[more..]

Vocational education gives a leg up to China’s poverty alleviation efforts

China’s vocational education reaped fruitful results during the past 13th Five-Year Plan period (2016-2020), and one of the highlights was its important role played in the country’s poverty alleviation efforts.[more..]

China encourages voluntary COVID-19 vaccination: official

China encourages voluntary COVID-19 vaccinations, and works to ensure all people eligible for vaccination have access to it, an official with Chinese health authority said on Sunday.[more..]

China to promote COVID-19 vaccinations on campus

China’s Ministry of Education has issued a notice to ask local education departments and universities to proactively cooperate with local vaccination work.[more..]

Living a happy life is the primary human right

The Chinese government publicized its third national plan for human rights protection on September 29, 2016. After 5 years, China has accomplished all its targets for improving people's human rights, including lifting all people out of extreme poverty, further protecting women's and children's rights, overturning wrongful convictions and promoting the development of ethnic groups. Experts and journalists visited Shanghai, Zhejiang, Hubei, Inner Mongolia, Chongqing and Shanxi and reported local implementation of National Human Rights Action Plan of China (2016-2020).[more..]

Workshop on the Construction of Human Rights Discourse in the New Era in China

The seminar "Building Chinese Human Rights Discourse System in a New Era", co-sponsored by the China Society for Human Rights Studies (CSHRS) and the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China in Hunan Province, was held Thursday in Central South University in Changsha, capital of Hunan province.[more..]

Building a Community of Shared Future for Mankind: a New Approach to Global Human Rights Governance

The 34th Session of the UN Human Rights Council is being held in Geneva from Feb. 27 to March 24, 2017. The Delegation of the China Society for Human Rights Studies attended this session and held a side event together with China's Permanent Mission to the United Nations at Geneva.[more..]