Is one of the eight non-communist, legally recognised political parties in the People’s Republic of China.
The Chinese Peasants and Workers Democratic Party was established in Shanghai on August 9th, 1930, mainly high- and intermediate-level intellectuals in the fields of medicine and health, population resources and ecological environment.
It is a participating party of the Chinese Political Union and a friendly party cooperating with the Chinese Communist Party in the system of multi-party cooperation and political consultation led by the Chinese Communist Party.
The Peasants and Workers’ Party has established organizations in 30 provinces, autonomous regions, and municipalities other than Taiwan, Hongkong, Macau, and Tibet. As of the end of June 2017, the total number of party members was 173,000, most of whom work in the fields of public health, culture and education, science, and technology. The successive chairman of the Peasants and Workers Party are Deng Yanda, Huang Qixiang, Zhang Bojun, Ji Fang, Zhou Gucheng, Lu Jiaxi, Jiang Zhenghua, and Sang Guowei. The current chairman is Chen Zhu.
First Prime Minister of the Chinese Peasants and Workers Party
Deng Yanda (March 1st, 1895 – November 29th, 1931), Cantonese
Served as the Chief Education Officer of the Whampoa Military Academy, Director of the Political Department of the National Revolutionary Army Headquarters, Executive Member of the Central Committee of the Chinese Kuomintang, Member of the Central Political Committee of the Chinese Kuomintang, and Director of the General Political Department of the Central Military Committee of the Chinese Kuomintang.
Current Prime Minister of the Chinese Peasants and Workers Party
Chen Zhu (August 17th, 1953 -), male, born in Shanghai, hematologist and molecular biologist of the People’s Republic of China.
Doctor of Basic Tumor Pathogenesis, Institute of Hematology, Paris Seven University, France, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Foreign Academician of the National Academy of Sciences, Foreign Academician of the French Academy of Sciences.
Former Minister of Health of the People’s Republic of China.
The current Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, Chairman of the Central Committee of the China Peasants and Workers Democratic Party, and the President of the European and American Student Association·Chinese Scholars Association, the President of the Red Cross Society of China, the Vice President of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies long.