Jingjing at Boao: How to reduce poverty and revitalize rural areas worldwide
By Li Jingjing
How did China manage to end absolute poverty? What's the next step for poverty alleviation? And what effective methods can be shared worldwide to help reduce poverty and leave no one behind?
During the ongoing Boao Forum for Asia, guests gave their take on improving people's lives at a meeting titled "Path towards SDG 2030: Poverty Reduction and Rural Sustainable Development." Among the guests are American economist Jeffrey Sachs, former U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad, UN Resident Coordinator in China Siddharth Chatterjee and head of the China Rural Revitalization Administration Wang Zhengpu.
Watch this video for the main points from the guests and more on the effective methods that China took to end absolute poverty.