The Fifth Anniversary Celebration of the International Poverty Reduction Center in China

16 Dec 2010

The fifth anniversary celebration of the International Poverty Reduction Center in China (IPRCC) was held in Beijing on 16 December. More than 110 people attended the event, including representatives from relevant ministries, international organizations, embassies, academic research institutions, social organizations and the business community.

The anniversary celebration was hosted by Liu Jian, Counselor of the State Council and Chairman of IPRCC. Fan Xiaojian, Director-General of LGOP and Deputy Director of the State Council Leading Group for Poverty Alleviation and Development, Renata Lok-Dessallien, UNDP Resident Representative in China, and Mamady Diare, Ambassador of Guinea, successively delivered speeches. IPRCC Director-General Xu Hui carried out a comprehensive review of the work done by IPRCC during the five years since its establishment.