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Tue 13th Feb

Grand plan for rural development

Unexciting news for some may be but China is known for its long term central planning. A major new policy initiative is to lift all rural people out of poverty. The aim is that by 2050 that rural areas should have efficient, quality agriculture, a beautiful countryside and the farmers wealthy. Such a transformation will take stages and will involve marginal land being taken out of agricultural production and people moved off the land. To achieve these ends the continuing campaign against corruption by local officials will be escalated. Although China is becmoing urbanized at an unprecedented rate in world history their are still hundreds of millions trapped in poverty in the China's vast interior.
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Chinasage is headed by Rob Stallard who first came across Chinese culture and civilization when studying at Cambridge University when Dr. Joseph Needham , the great Sinologist, was Master of Gonville and Caius College at the time. For 20 years Rob has been a director for the Society for Anglo-Chinese Understanding for which he has acted as Treasurer and Secretary and is now a Vice President.

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Modern Chinese Dushan jade sculpture from central China.
It shows the variability of color within a block of jade. Here the artist has used the variation to exquisite effect.
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