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Who's Who, Current Chinese Leaders
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Revision History:

Biography Revised: 12/14/2017
Career Data Updated: 12/14/2017

PHOTO: Yan Junqi
Yan Junqi 严隽琪
Vice-Chairman, 12th Standing Committee of the NPC
Born: 1946


Yan Junqi, female, Han nationality, is a native of Wuxian, Jiangsu province. She was born in 1946, and she is a professor, and doctoral tutor. Yan obtained her doctorate abroad in Denmark, and subsequently served as an educator and headmaster at the mechanism college of Shanghai Jiaotong University. She served as vice-mayor of Shanghai from 2001 - 2007.

From 2007 to 2017 she was chairman of the Central Committee of the China Association for Promoting Democracy and in 2013 she became Vice-Chairman of the Standing Committee of the 12th NPC.

Career Data

2013—2018 Vice-Chairman, 12th Standing Committee of the NPC
2008—2013 Vice-Chairman, 11th Standing Committee of the NPC
2007—2017 Chairman, China Association for Promoting Democracy, Central Committee
2001—2007 Vice-Mayor, People's Government Shanghai Municipality
Director, People's Government, Information Office Shanghai Municipality
1978—1981 Graduate, Jiaotong University Shanghai Municipality (Received Master's Degree)

Recent Travel & Appearances

29 Jan 18 China's top legislature discusses proposal on Constitution revision
24 Feb 17 China's top legislature wraps up bi-monthly session
07 Dec 16 Yan Junqi calls for more efficient social services
30 Jun 16 Food safety situation still a concern: Top legislature
29 Jun 16 China's top legislator attends plenary meeting of bi-monthly session of NPC Standing Committee
13 May 16 Travelled to Uganda, Kampala and met with the following:
Yoweri Museveni (Ugandan President)
Ugandan president meets Chinese president's special envoy in Kampala
13 Mar 16 Top legislator presides over 2nd presidium meeting in Beijing
26 Feb 16 China's top legislature wraps up bi-monthly session
24 Apr 15 China's top legislature ends bi-monthly session
11 Dec 14 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
Tupouto' a' Ulukalala (Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Tonga)
Yan Junqi meets with crown prince of Tonga

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