'CHINESE DREAM' EDUCATION CAMPAIGN DEBUTS IN CHINA
12 Jul 2013 11:19
BEIJING, July 9 (Bernama) -- An education and publicity campaign on the
"Chinese dream" debuted on Tuesday, with Environment Minister Zhou Shengxian
delivering a lecture on environmental protection.
The "Chinese dream" is a concept introduced by President Xi Jinping that is
widely understood to represent the renewal of China, Xinhua news agency
Zhou said China must attach equal importance to economic development and
environmental protection, and that priority should be given to preventing the
degradation of air, water and soil quality.
He also stressed efforts to restructure China's industries, cap coal
consumption, improve fuel quality and protect rural areas.
Tuesday's lecture was attended by representatives from government agencies
and military, Beijing-based state-owned enterprises and university teachers and
The campaign was jointly launched by, among others, the Publicity Department
of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, Ministry of Education
and CPC Beijing Municipal Committee.