What you can tell about a country’s future by looking at its gender balance
In India and China, the problem is missing girls. In Russia it is the missing men.
China’s (pet) population rising fast
Are pets a good substitute for actual children?
Chinese state theology
The Chinese Government tries to control what Christianity really means...
Chinese ‘baby boom’ yet to materialise
So far the relaxation of the one child policy has changed little.
Human Trafficking to China
Women lose out when there is a surfeit of men.
A limit to Chinese “supercities”
The Chinese Government is trying to make it harder to move to large cities.
Millions of “Leftover Women” in China
Is it any surprise that Chinese women suffer social inequality with the one-child policy in place?
China on track to be world’s largest Christian nation
By 2030, it could have more faithful than Mexico, Brazil or the US.
Are we ready for the “grey tsunami”?
The Lancet suggests that the UK, the USA and China are not ready.
After Crimea: is ethnicity the new World Order?
Protecting fellow Russians? What about fellow Chinese?
A father’s love…
A touching story about sacrifice by one man for his son.
The One Child Policy Revisited
Is the one child policy simply the worst policy ever conceived in the history of the world?
One child changes: No effect?
What demographic effect will changes to the one child policy have?
The social cost of no siblings
Researchers are coming to realise the wide-ranging effects of a generation without siblings.
Can China and Japan reverse their birth decline?
The social norm of small or no families has become deeply entrenched.
Asian fertility video
An informative video showing the steep decline in the fertility rate in Asia.
China’s one-child policy to be relaxed
The Chinese Government has slightly relaxed the notorious one-child policy.
Chinese urbanisation slowing down
Those relying on increased urbanisation in China to fuel economic growth may have to think again.
Caring for your parents: a legal obligation in China
An old woman in China sues her children for neglecting her.
China has a surplus of men AND ‘leftover women’!?
There are hundreds of thousands of 'shengnu' in China: women who cannot find husbands.
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