Economic growth and poverty reduction are two of the Chinese Communist Party’s core goals...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 26, 2013
Three Tibetan self-immolations have taken place in recent days, according to exile media, amid vigorous discussion of the protests and a continued crackdown by Chinese authorities. From Dharamsala-based Phayul.com: Tsezung Kyab,...
by Samuel Wade | Nov 26, 2012
On November 15th, five brothers and cousins aged between nine and thirteen died of carbon monoxide poisoning in a Guizhou dumpster, where they had lit a fire to keep warm. Their deaths prompted a frenzy of soul searching in both...
by cschultz | Jun 21, 2009
India has begun its first poverty alleviation project in China, sponsoring a farmers’ training and information center in Ningxia. he first-ever India funded project, which is really a diplomatic initiative to connect with...
by Liu Yong | Dec 28, 2008
From Xinhua: The Chinese government said Saturday it would expand coverage of its anti-poverty program in rural areas next year to include an additional 28.41 million residents. Fan Xiaojian, director of the Office for Poverty...
by Mo Ming | Dec 3, 2006
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