About the All-China Women

The All-China Women's Federation (ACWF), founded in April 1949, is a people's organization that unites women of all ethnic groups and from all walks of life in China, and strives for their further emancipation and development. As a people's organization under the leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC), it serves as a bridge linking the party and the government with women and as an important social pillar of the state power. Its fundamental tasks are to establish links with and serve women, while its main responsibilities are to represent and safeguard women's rights and interests, and to promote gender equality and women's all-round development.

The highest power organ of women's federation is the National Women's Congress (N…

  • Shen Yueyue

    Vice-Chairperson of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress and President of the All-China Women's Federation
  • Huang Xiaowei

    Secretary of the Leading Party Group, Vice-President and First Member of the Secretariat of the All-China Women's Federation

ACWF practices an organizational system combined of national, local and community-level women's federations and group members.

The highest power organ of ACWF is the National Women's Congress and the Executive Committee of ACWF that is elected at the Congress. The National Women's Congress is convened on…

  • Women's Studies Institute of China
  • Chinese Women Magazine
  • China Children's Center
  • China Women's Publishing House
  • China Women's Daily
  • Women's Foreign Language Publications of China
  • Women Workers' Committee of the All-China Federation of Trade Unions
  • National Committee of China Young Women's Christian Association
  • China Association of Women Entrepreneurs
  • China Association of Women Scientific and Technical Workers
  • China Association of Women Judges
  • China Association of Women Prosecutors