Millions of Chinese have been lifted out of poverty, but not all of them like their new homes. Photo: Xinhua
Millions of Chinese have been lifted out of poverty, but not all of them like their new homes. Photo: Xinhua

China has rehomed 9.6 million people since 2015 under plan to eliminate extreme poverty, government says

  • Beijing’s grand scheme is now in a new phase, ‘which is about providing support to the people who have been relocated’, official says
  • But not everyone who has been found a new home is happy, and many miss their old way of life, academic says

Millions of Chinese have been lifted out of poverty, but not all of them like their new homes. Photo: Xinhua
Millions of Chinese have been lifted out of poverty, but not all of them like their new homes. Photo: Xinhua
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