China’s rulers are keen to showcase their efforts to give the people a say in government...
State Family Planning Commission
by Josh Rudolph | Jan 17, 2013
As netizens express overwhelming support for family planning reform and recent comments from the former minister of the National Population and Family Planning Commission (NPFPC) hint that the one-child policy may soon undergo...
by Xiao Qiang | Dec 16, 2008
The following photos and captions are from this Chinese domestic news website, translated by CDT: The State Family Planning Commission held a “secrets education training class” on the morning of December 10, 2008....
by Sophie Beach | Jun 13, 2006
From AP: China ordered civil servants to do without cars, elevators and air conditioning Tuesday as part of an energy-saving awareness campaign. The government targeted its employees with the one-day ban so that they could serve as an example to others, the official China Daily newspaper said, and because they use so much energy: the […]
CDT in the News
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- LA Times – Amid crushing floods in China, officials focus not on climate change, but on control
- RFA – “Drowning” has become a sensitive word during Henan floods