A Good Gift for Women’s Day: More Toilets
As early as 2012, China has witnessed a female-driven movement to “occupy” men’s bathrooms, with women growing tired of the long, unequal wait time for their turn to the toilet. But their clear demand for more facilities has yet to be met.
China’s Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, as well as some local governments, have recognized the needs and published standards for public toilets requiring more cubicles in women’s bathrooms. But it’s clear that these standards are not well-implemented.
Reporters: Liu Chang, Tang Xiaolan, Zhang Chaoyan, and Du Yannan; script editor: Daniel Wilkinson; videographer/editor: Tang Xiaolan; narrator: Liu Chang.
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