China issues white paper on poverty alleviation

 China’s State Council Information Office on Tuesday issued a white paper titled “Poverty Alleviation: China’s Experience and Contribution.’’

white paper was issued to record course of Chinese people’s great fight in eliminating extreme poverty, introduce China’s approach, and its experience and actions in poverty alleviation.

Besides preface and conclusion, white paper consists of five parts.

Solemn Commitment of CPC, Final Victory in Fight against Extreme Poverty, the Strategy of Targeted Poverty Alleviation, Exploring New Path of Poverty Alleviation and a Global Community of Shared Future Free from Poverty.’’

Noting that this year marks 100th anniversary of founding of Communist Party of China (CPC), the white paper said the Party has united and led the Chinese people in the battle against poverty with unwavering faith past century.

China is home to nearly one fifth of world’s population and its complete eradication of extreme poverty a milestone in history of Chinese nation and the history of humankind, it said.

China’s experience in poverty alleviation indicates that courage, vision, sense of responsibility, and eagerness to take on challenges were most essential, according to white paper. (Xinhua/NAN)