Poverty eradication essential to building a moderately prosperous society in China

2020 has been long tapped to usher in the moderately prosperous society – the first of the two centenary goals that compose what Chinese President Xi Jinping calls the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation as the Chinese dream. So what does a moderately prosperous society entail? Chinese president asserts that China could not claim to be a moderately prosperous society no matter how high its GDP and income per capita became, if even one Chinese citizen remained in absolute poverty. Dr. Kuhn shares his on-site experience of visiting the poor villages to understand China's poverty alleviation effort. According to him, the common root of China winning the wars against poverty and the coronavirus is the Communist Party of China's governance structure and organizational capacity.