Bert Hofman, World Bank Country Director for China, highlights the achievements made by China in poverty reduction through a comprehensive social protection system. The article presents the Dibao program, which provides cash transfers to the vulnerable, as a key component of the social protection system in China. The Rural and Urban Dibao programs cover more than 70 million beneficiaries and the article elaborates on why there is so much for other countries to learn from China’s successes and challenges.
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Social Protection Key to Poverty Alleviation