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UNC Update – Challenging Human Rights: China’s Dismantled One-Child Policy

April 7, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

This semester, UNC Update is investigating the theme of “Challenging Human Rights”, with the first event being a discussion on the dismantled One-Child Policy and the future of the Two-Child Policy. Join us to hear from Mr. Yong Cai as he introduces the topic and facilitates a continued discussion with students. Mr. Cai is a professor of sociology at UNC. His research is focused primarily on China’s fertility rates and the challenges China faces. After a short presentation, students are able to discuss the detrimental effects as well as the positive effects brought by the One-Child Policy while considering the human rights issues. Please visit our Facebook page for more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1966562323568849/ Refreshments will be served. (Please click here for additional questions to consider: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11ZhT4JHw6HHmaVB3CjERCPvSSqD1AtBIRZ_0its2YYQ/edit?usp=sharing )   UNC Update is a two part, bring-you-up-to-speed discussion of relevant and often misunderstood current events hosted by UNC professors, students, and student groups. Co-sponsors: Carolina Asia Center and UNC Scholars Cultural Engagement Fund

Details

Date:
April 7, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1966562323568849/

Venue

FedEx Global Education Center, Room 1005
Chapel Hill, NC United States + Google Map

Organizer

Carolina Asia Center
Phone:
919.843.9203
Email:
cac@unc.edu
View Organizer Website

The Carolina Asia Center supports diverse Asia-related events. However, CAC co-sponsorship of any talk, seminar, documentary screening, film screening, performance or celebration does not constitute endorsement of or agreement with the views presented therein. As an academic institution, we value diverse perspectives that promote dialogue and understanding.

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