A Policy Framework for Achieving Sustainable Poverty Alleviation in Less Developed Rural Regions in China

About this project

The policy framework provides empirical insights to policy makers in the ethnic minority and border areas in Southwest region of China to develop sound and evidence-based strategies and policies to improve sustainable livelihoods and achieve sustainable development of the targeted poverty alleviation in China.

Lead researcher

Professor Fang Zhao

Associate Dean - Research & Enterprise

Professor Fang Zhao is a digital transformation strategist and a passionate researcher and business advisor in the areas of digital transformation and digital disruption.

Fang's profile

Collaborators and funding

In collaboration with Dr Wei Wei, Guangxi University for Nationalities, China

Funding support from the UK Government Global Challenges Research Fund

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