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Collection of best poverty reduction practices from Gansu released

On Oct. 19, a collection of case studies covering best poverty alleviation and rural development practices from Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Gansu province, and a related video series were released at the 2021 International Seminar on Global Poverty Reduction Partnerships in Beijing.

Liu Zhenmin: Safe, Green, Efficient and Accessible Transport System Urgent Needed Worldwide

UN Under-Secretary-General Liu Zhenmin (M) announces on Tuesday that the 2nd UN Sustainable Transport Conference will be held from 14 to 16 October in Beijing during the curtain raiser press conference.
The rural vitalization strategy is the leading agenda for government work on agriculture, rural areas, and rural residents. The top task for implementing the rural vitalization strategy is to ensure supply of important farm produce, grain in particular. Implementation of the rural vitalization strategy and seeking progress in work related with agriculture, rural areas and farmers should be taken into consideration and promoted in the overall economic and social development.

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Gannan video series 1 -- Modern agriculture and animal husbandry improve well-being
Gannan video series 2 -- Formerly impoverished village becomes tourism hotspot
Gannan video series 3 -- Xiahe Thangka: Ancient craft becomes a modern treasure

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Rural women play critical role in enhancing agricultural and rural development

Rural women make up about one-quarter of the entire human population. They are active participants in many different sectors as workers, innovators, and leaders. There is no doubt women have a major role in the rural economy, in feeding the world, and in reducing malnutrition.

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Community Development Fund and Community-Driven Development - Practices of Huoshan, Anhui

Fight Poverty with a Charity Variety Show - Take the Show of “We Are in Action” of Dragon TV as an Example

Media publicity is an integral part of poverty alleviation campaign. Effective publicity can help mobilize more social resources and social cares, and give impetus to the overall task of cutting poverty. Dragon TV has created a variety show “We Are in Action” with the philosophy of cutting poverty through industry-based development. By integrating e-commerce process of products display, product release, and sales with interactions with TV stars, this program has got off to a great start in terms of both poverty alleviation and viewership ratings.

Town-based factory district – reduces poverty, enhances skills, and leads to better infrastructure in county with scarce arable land

Wuzhishan Green Agriculture Park – Modernization of agricultural pursuits results in more employment opportunities, poverty reduction, and environmental improvement

A model was developed and implemented in Jiange county, Guangyuan city, Sichuan province based on “green agriculture + poverty reduction” in order to harness local environmental resources, engage in sustainable development, and create profit via crop and livestock farming, related products and tourism.

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