Women are the pioneers of human civilization and the promoters of social progress. They write extraordinary achievements in all walks of life. We are fighting against novel coronavirus pneumonia, and women medical workers, disease control personnel, scientists and technicians, community workers, volunteers and so on are fearless and struggling day and night. They are sticking to the front line of epidemic prevention and control, writing diligent and intelligent poems to protect life and save lives. Were going to like them.
In depth analysis of the situation faced by women: women face greater challenges
Over the past 25 years, the spirit of the world womens Congress in Beijing has been giving birth to positive changes. Womens social status has been significantly improved, and the role of half the sky has become increasingly prominent. Gender equality and womens empowerment have become important goals of the UN 2030 agenda for sustainable development.
The novel coronavirus pneumonia epidemic is spreading all over the world, which has brought serious impact on the production, employment and livelihood of all countries, and women are facing greater challenges. As secretary general Guterres has said, the results achieved in the area of gender equality over the past few decades are at risk of retrogression.
Expounding the important proposition of protecting womens rights and interests: must rise to the will of the state
We should pay attention to the physical health, social psychological needs and working environment of front-line female medical workers.
We should strengthen social services, give priority to the protection of pregnant women, children and other special groups, pay special attention to poor women, elderly women, disabled women and other difficult groups, and do good things, solve problems and do practical things for them.
2. Implement gender equality.
The protection of womens rights and interests must be raised to the will of the state.
We should take the post epidemic recovery as an opportunity to provide new opportunities for womens political participation and improve their participation in the management of state, economic, cultural and social affairs.
It is necessary to eliminate prejudice, discrimination and violence against women and make gender equality a code of conduct and value standard to be followed by the whole society.
3. Promote women to be in the forefront of the times.
We should uphold the protection of womens rights and interests in development, improve womens livelihood through development, and realize the synchronous development of womens undertakings and economic and social development.
It is necessary to remove obstacles, create an environment, maximize the enthusiasm, initiative and creativity of women, and enhance their sense of gain, happiness and security.
We should give full play to the role of the government, mobilize social forces extensively, and support and help women enjoy a brilliant life.
4. Strengthen global cooperation in womens cause.
We support the United Nations to give priority to womens work, increase investment in eliminating violence, discrimination, poverty and other old issues, and do something to address new challenges such as the gender digital divide, so as to make womens goals the early harvest of the 2030 agenda.
We also support increasing the representation of women in the United Nations system. The UN womens office should enrich the gender equality toolbox and improve the global road map for womens development.
Comprehensively summarize the major achievements in safeguarding womens rights and interests
Equality between men and women is Chinas basic national policy. China has established a comprehensive legal system to protect womens rights and interests, including more than 100 laws and regulations. It is listed by the World Health Organization as one of the 10 countries with high performance in maternal and child health. The gender gap in compulsory education has been basically eliminated. Women account for more than 40% of the employed people in the whole society, and more than half of entrepreneurs in the Internet field are women.