Villagers building a road in Nongxiong Village in Dahua Yao County, Gunagxi. Minority groups and languages feature prominently in the autonomous region in China’s southwest. Photo: Xinhua Villagers building a road in Nongxiong Village in Dahua Yao County, Gunagxi. Minority groups and languages feature prominently in the autonomous region in China’s southwest. Photo: Xinhua
Villagers building a road in Nongxiong Village in Dahua Yao County, Gunagxi. Minority groups and languages feature prominently in the autonomous region in China’s southwest. Photo: Xinhua

Chinese government urged to teach minorities standardised form of language to help fight poverty

A former senior government adviser says language teaching is a vital tool in the drive to improve living standards

Topic |   Poverty in China
Villagers building a road in Nongxiong Village in Dahua Yao County, Gunagxi. Minority groups and languages feature prominently in the autonomous region in China’s southwest. Photo: Xinhua Villagers building a road in Nongxiong Village in Dahua Yao County, Gunagxi. Minority groups and languages feature prominently in the autonomous region in China’s southwest. Photo: Xinhua
Villagers building a road in Nongxiong Village in Dahua Yao County, Gunagxi. Minority groups and languages feature prominently in the autonomous region in China’s southwest. Photo: Xinhua
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