2 July 2020 

UNICEF, International Health Exchange and Cooperation Centre, National Health Commission, P.R. China (IHECC) 

The webinar was a joint initiative of UNICEF and the International Health Exchange and IHECC China, in cooperation with the socialprotection.org platform. It sought to share the experiences of China on how health systems delivered essential services for pregnant women and children at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as related challenges and responses. It also provided the opportunity to explore further cooperation related to the pandemic with other countries, according to China’s overall South-South cooperation strategic plan.  


  • Wang AiLing, Director of the Maternal Health Department of the National Center for Women and Children’s Health, China CDC 
  • Xia Huimin, Director General of Guangzhou Maternal and Child Health Care Centre 
  • Cui Ying, Director of Health Communication Centre, China Centre for Disease Control and Prevention 
  • Qiao Jie, Dean of the Third Hospital to Peking University 


  • Wang Jian, Deputy Director General of the International Health Exchange and Cooperation Centre, National Health Commission of China 
  • Douglas Noble, UNICEF Deputy Representative to China 

Webinar materials:


Registrants: 299


Attendees: 148


Youtube views: 132

(until august/2020)