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China Association for Promoting Democracy

The China Association for Promoting Democracy (Chinese: 中国民主促进会) is one of the eight legally recognised political parties in the People's Republic of China that follow the direction of the Communist Party of China and is a member of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. It was formed on December 12, 1945.

China Association for Promoting Democracy

中国民主促进会
Zhōngguó Mínzhǔ Cùjìnhuì
ChairpersonCai Dafeng
Founded30 December 1945; 73 years ago (1945-12-30)
HeadquartersBeijing
NewspaperMinzhu(Democracy Monthly)[1]
Membership156,808[2]
IdeologySocialism with Chinese characteristics
Nationalism
Chinese unification
Progressivism
Social democracy[3]
Political positionCentre-left
National affiliationUnited Front
National People's Congress
55 / 2,980
Standing Committee of NPC
7 / 175
Website
Official Site
China Association for Promoting Democracy
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese中國民主促進會
Simplified Chinese中国民主促进会
Abbreviation
Chinese民进
Tibetan name
Tibetanཀྲུང་གོ་དམངས་གཙོ་ཡར་སྐུལ་ལྷན་ཚོགས
Zhuang name
ZhuangCunghgoz Minzcuj Coicaenh Hoih
Mongolian name
Mongolian CyrillicДундад улсын ардчилал ийнор ахиулах эвлэл
Mongolian scriptᠳᠤᠮᠳᠠᠳᠤ
ᠤᠯᠤᠰ ᠤᠨ
ᠠᠷᠠᠳᠴᠢᠯᠠᠯ
ᠡᠶᠢᠨᠣᠷ ᠠᠬᠢᠭᠤᠯᠬᠤ
ᠡᠪᠯᠡᠯ
Uyghur name
Uyghurجۇڭگو دېموكراتىيىنى ئىلگىرى سۈرۈش جەمئىيىتى
Manchu name
Manchu scriptᠮᡳᠨᠵᡳᠨ
RomanizationMinjin

The current chairman of the CAPD is Yan Junqi the current vice-chairwoman of the standing committee of the National People's Congress of China.

ChairpersonsEdit

  1. Ma Xulun (马叙伦) (1949–1958)
  2. Zhou Jianren (周建人) (1979–1984)
  3. Ye Shengtao (叶圣陶) (1984–1987)
  4. Lei Jieqiong (雷洁琼) (1987–1997)
  5. Xu Jialu (许嘉璐) (1997–2007)
  6. Yan Junqi (严隽琪) (2007–2017)
  7. Cai Dafeng (蔡达峰) (2017–present)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "民主杂志社". www.mj.org.cn.
  2. ^ "全国民进会员人数变化示意图(2012-2016)_中国民主促进会". www.mj.org.cn.
  3. ^ "民进章程_中国民主促进会_www.mj.org.cn". www.mj.org.cn.
  4. ^ "Sina Visitor System". weibo.com.

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