The Xiangtanglong resettlement site for poor families originally from remote villages in Tongren, Guizhou. Photo: Simon Song

Why Xi Jinping cares so much about ending poverty in China: the political significance behind the campaign

National goal of becoming a ‘moderately affluent society’ by 2021 has prompted a serious drive to improve the lot of poorer households

Topic |   Poverty in China

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The Xiangtanglong resettlement site for poor families originally from remote villages in Tongren, Guizhou. Photo: Simon Song
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