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China: Chinese Women's Health Network

China-cover   Project Update

A Chinese adaptation of Our Bodies, Ourselves was first published in 1998, followed by a third print run in 1999. 

This resource was coordinated by the Chinese Women’s Health Network - an organization that is no longer active - and published by the Encyclopedia Publishing House of China. It was highlighted during a visit to the country by Hillary Clinton soon after publication.

Plans to publish a revision were put on hold due to inadequate funding.The OBOS Global Initiative is now working with another organization that is using excerpts from Our Bodies, Ourselves to develop resources in print and digital format.  

If you would like more information about the Chinese Women's Health Network, please contact either the OBOS Global Initiative or Liu Bohong at:

Address: Women Studies Institute Of China, No.15, Jianguomennei Dajie, Beijing 100730, China
Phone: 8610-6522 5393
Fax: 8610-6522 5396
Email: bohongliu0269@vip.sina.com

If you would like to reach the publisher, please contact Liu Zhengping at:

Encyclopedia Publishing House of China, Science and Technology Department, 17 Fu Cheng Men Bei Dajie, Beijing 100730, China
Phone/Fax: 8610-6834 3190

The publisher charges around $70 to sell the book abroad and it can also be purchased in bookstores in China for $20.

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