03/07/2018: The world’s largest campaign against poverty

Over 68 million people have been lifted out of poverty over the past five years in China, but there are still over 30 million people living in extreme poverty. China has vowed to lift them all out by 2020. On Monday, Premier Li Keqiang pledged that China would reduce that number by over 10 million this year. How has China been able to make such a difference and what more needs to be done?
Prof. Zheng Xinye from Renmin University of China and CGTN reporter Tao Yuan based in China’s southwestern city of Chengdu in Sichuan Province joined The Point.

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