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Conference on poverty alleviation opens

11-30-2011 09:32 BJT

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Chinese leaders have gathered to map out the country’s efforts in poverty alleviation for the next decade.

The two-day meeting on poverty reduction is held by the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party. The meeting will study the Outline for Development-oriented Poverty Reduction for the Rural Areas.

An official said earlier this month that the government hopes to be able to provide adequate food and clothing for the poor, as well as access to education. All this within the next ten years.

The last meeting on poverty reduction was held back in 2001.

Chinese leaders have gathered to map out the country’s efforts in poverty alleviation for the next decade.

Chinese leaders have gathered to map out the country’s efforts in
poverty alleviation for the next decade.

Editor:Zheng Limin |Source: CNTV.CN

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