Commentary: China's anti-poverty drive boosts global human rights progress
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
by Xinhua writer Chen Chen
BEIJING, March 14 (Xinhua) -- China, at the annual session of its top legislative body in Beijing, has pledged to lift another 10 million people out of poverty in its rural areas this year.
The ambitious call for action demonstrates the country's earnest efforts to eliminate poverty, after more than 68 million people have been lifted out of poverty over the past five years.
Through nearly 40 years of reform and opening-up, against the existing rural poverty stand ...