Shen Yueyue, Vice-Chairperson of the NPC Standing Committee and President of the All-China Women's Federation, shakes hands with a woman during her inspection tour in Guangdong Province. [China Women's News]
Shen Yueyue, Vice-Chairperson of the NPC Standing Committee and President of the All-China Women's Federation (ACWF), made an inspection tour in south China’s Guangdong Province on April 15-17.
During her stay in Guangdong, Shen met with officials of women's federations in Guangdong and local woman representatives, urging the federations to study and implement the spirit of the important remarks made by President Xi Jinping and strengthen their ideological and political guidance for women.
She also called on them to unite and lead Chinese women to follow the guidance of the Party and contribute to celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
Shen Yueyue (1st L) at the meeting with officials from local women's federations[China Women's News]
Shen gave a thumbs-up to the efforts made by women's federations on offering entrepreneurship platforms, launching craft cooperatives, supporting underprivileged women and organizing lectures on family education at a meeting in Huizhou with deputies to the 12th National Women's Congress and officials of women's federations in Huizhou, Heyuan, Dongguan and Guangzhou.
She talked with the woman representatives on issues such as left-behind women, children and the elderly and required the officials of the women's federations at grassroots level to keep their political obligations in mind, work hard in their positions and play an active role in family education.
Shen Yueyue addresses a meeting in Guangdong.[China Women's News]
In Shenzhen, Shen learned about the progress made by the women's federations at all the levels in the province, appraising their innovative measures in serving the national strategies and local women.
She stressed that work should be advanced with the guidance of Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era and by following the consciousness of the need to maintain political integrity, think in big-picture terms, follow the leadership core, and keep in alignment and the confidence in the path, theory, system, and culture of socialism with Chinese characteristics and resolutely upholding General Secretary Xi Jinping's core position on the Party Central Committee and in the Party as a whole, and resolutely uphold the Party Central Committee's authority and its centralized, unified leadership.
She also urged more efforts in encouraging women to contribute to the country and participate in celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
Women from all segments in society should try their best in their duties and play their part in realizing China's goal to become a moderately well-off society and fulfill the Chinese Dream of national rejuvenation, Shen noted.
She emphasized the importance of the activity of looking for the most beautiful families in promoting core values of Chinese socialism and legislation on family education, and shared her ideas on the domestic service industry.
During her stay in the province, Shen also inspected the Qianhai and Shekou free trade zones in Shenzhen and met with innovative and entrepreneurial female teams from Taiwan Province and Hong Kong, Macao special administrative regions.
Shen Yueyue (R2) glances over a brochure during her inspection tour in Guangdong. [China Women's News]
(Source: China Women's News Translated by Women of China)