20 november 2012 china's one child policy should be discontinued today, china is the most populated country in the world with over one billion people, it is. In 1969, after 20 years of maoist disorder, china was an impoverished agrarian society with a typical birthrate of six children per woman children were assets then, because they brought an extra pair of hands and a hedge against starvation in old age there was little geographical or social mobility, and. To encourage couples to have a second child, the 18th meeting of the standing committee of the national people's congress reviewed the 'amendment to the population and family planning law of the people's republic of china' their new draft argues for implementing a comprehensive two-child policy. Facing a demographic collapse, china has reconsidered the one-child policy and replaced it with a two-child policy, a solution the chinese claim will add an additional 30 million workers to the workforce by 2050 the transition to the two -child policy is expected to add 3 million births to the current 16.
Analysis shows china's gdp per capita would fall by 21% in 2050 under the new two-child policy the flipside of this argument is that higher fertility rates would increase young people's dependency on their families and subsequently decrease the proportion of working-aged people in the population. China had already enacted an aggressive family planning policy in the early 1970s, and its fertility rates had already dropped sharply before the enactment of the this essay begins with a discussion of the evolution of the one-child policy in trend (based on the calendar year at the previous birth) to account for the effect. China's 35-year one-child policy is about to come to a close, the state run xinhua -news agency reported this week in 2000, the census put the number of 10 year olds at 26 million, which according to telegraph beijing reporter malcolm moore suggests that “at least three million babiesescaped the. Despite the problems associated with china's one-child policy, india has been working for many years now to create their own family planning legislation human rights activists argue that, not only does the law discriminate against women right from birth (through abortion or infanticide of female fetuses and babies), but.
In 1979, the people's republic of china (prc) introduced its controversial one- child-per-family policy in an attempt to control its rapid population growth another view is that the one-child policy is essentially a policy against famine and that, in any case, when general policies emphasize individuals' right to survive,. Of course, china has enforced its one-child policy in unacceptable ways forced abortions and forced sterilizations are simply assault and clearly violate human rights still, the idea that people should limit the number of children they have to just one is not, i would argue, a bad one, for the chinese or for the. China is ending its controversial one-child policy, allowing all couples to have two children for the first time in decades. Introduction china's one-child family policy has had a great effect on the lives of nearly a quarter of the world's population for a quarter of a century the main reasons given for abortion are contraceptive failure and a lack of government approval for the pregnancy under the one-child policy women who.
Analysis shows china's gdp per capita would still fall by 21 per cent in 2050 under the new two-child policy the flipside of this argument is that higher fertility rates would increase young people's dependency on their families and subsequently decrease the proportion of working-aged people in the. Some commentators have argued that china's one-child policy the one-child policy was as big as catastrophe as the cultural revolution and the great leap after the chinese government announced that it was scrapping the thirty-five-year -old policy and would now allow all families to have two children. For example, some middle-aged fathers jokingly wonder if china will soon allow a two-wife policy, because they worry that their current wives are too old to give birth to a second child (at least i think they're joking) officially, the two major reasons for the new two-child policy is china's aging population and.
Over the decades, china has come under fire regarding its population control policies and methods of enforcement, and has been accused of human and reproductive rights issues, female infanticide and unsafe practices it's suggested that china's family planning policies force or coerce women into having abortions and. Stuart gietel-basten says it is little surprise that the shift has not sparked a major baby boom, as low birth rates have more to do with the lack of comprehensive support structures than parents' reluctance to expand their families. This note provides country of origin information (coi) and policy guidance to home office decision makers on handling particular types of protection and human rights claims this includes whether claims are likely to justify the granting of asylum, humanitarian protection or discretionary leave and whether.
However one can argue the policy continued too long however although people can have two children now, many don't want to, so china might have a demographic situation where they do not have enough children, to prevent the population from aging to fast, which will hurt future economic growth some are betting. Beijing — driven by fears that an aging population could jeopardize china's economic ascent, the communist party leadership ended its decades-old “one child” policy on thursday, announcing that all married couples would be allowed to have two children the decision was a dramatic step away from a. When china introduced its one-child policy in 1979, it cut a few air-holes in the blanket of coercion four towns were quietly allowed to in 1984 he argued that the best way to control the population would be to encourage later marriages and longer gaps between births so yicheng's rules say that if a. A decades-old government policy in china that limited many families to only one child, though exceptions were made the one-child policy is campaigners in china and in the west argued the policy was a gross violation of human rights and reproductive freedoms rich families who could afford to pay.