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FEATURE STORY March 7, 2019

Thinking Equal in China: Stories of Nine Women Doing Inspiring Work Across China

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On International Women’s Day 2019, we are sharing stories of women doing inspiring work across China. Their diverse contributions highlight the transformative power of women in the country.

 

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Bai Yunwen is founder and Director of Greenovation Hub, a Chinese independent think-tank organization focused on environmental governance in a global context.  Meet Yunwen.Chen Anni is the founder and CEO of Kuaikan Manhua, China’s largest online and mobile platform for original comics.   Meet Anqi.Chu Wenwen founded True Nature Conservation Association to protect the Mengxin beaver, Przevalski horse and other wildlife. Meet Wenwen.
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Mi Wenjuan is the founder and CEO of VIPKID, which provides an online English learning service for children in China. Meet Wenjuan.Sun Xuemei leads the Girls Protection Fund, which provides free courses on preventing child sexual abuse in schools, publishes reports and advocates for legislation against child sexual abuse.  Meet Xuemei.Wang Danqing founded “Handmade Creation of Wang,” fashionable accessories combining traditional embroidery with modern design. Meet Danqing.
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Yang Wen is Chairwoman of Shandong Yingcai University, a private educational institute. She published the groundbreaking English Pedagogy for Children in China.  Meet Yang Wen.Yang Yin founded Qing Song Chou, a crowdfunding platform for healthcare. Meet Yang Yin.Ye Yan works in the Machine Intelligence Technology Lab of the Alibaba DAMO Academy (Academy for Discovery, Adventure, Momentum and Outlook) dedicated to the development of multimedia standards. Meet Ye Yan.



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