October 17 is the sixth National Poverty Alleviation Day and the 27th International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.
In the 70 years since the founding of New China, more than 700 million people have emerged from poverty. Since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, the Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping at the core has taken poverty alleviation as the bottom line task and a landmark indicator for building a well-off society in an all-round way, and has made every effort to win the battle against precision poverty alleviation. In 2020, we will usher in this historic new leap, and the Chinese nation will completely shake off absolute poverty and realize the millennium dream of a comprehensive well-off.
Zhengpugang New District is an area vigorously developed by our city. Under the targeted industrial development plans such as the construction and development of the new district and the promotion of industrial poverty alleviation, the overall living standards of township residents are also continuously improving. It is planned to achieve all poverty alleviation in 2019. The basic life of more families is guaranteed. However, for the local children, because they are in rural areas, their parents go out to work all year round, and they lack care and companionship. The spiritual care of left-behind children deserves attention.
With the help of Zhengpugang New District Management Committee, OK Forum will jointly organize Baiqiao Town Central Elementary School and Maanshan Experimental Primary School on November 20, 2019 (International Children's Day) to jointly prepare for a "hand in hand" primary school student exchange The space theme class activity, through 20 left-behind children and 20 city children paired for a vivid "theme lesson" for one day, opened the first window for each child to understand different social life, crooked by a handwriting Twisted letters meet a real friend of the same age. Together under a blue sky, they set off on a journey with each other's imagination describing each other's campus life and went to another school to take a look. Take a look at the children on the plastic track doing class exercises, the flag-raising ceremony of the children in the townships on the concrete playground; the fast life of the city under the development of the Internet and artificial intelligence; With the continuous development of the economic level and the comprehensive advancement of poverty alleviation, the gap between urban and rural areas may not be as large as expected. However, the children have a curiosity and a longing in their hearts, and hope that through this activity, the children can clearly learn the goals of the struggle and cherish the campus life and study hard.
Lifting the hat off poverty is not the end, but a new beginning
"Those who are governed by the world are talented, and those who are talented by the world are educated." Throughout the ages, education has always been a fundamental strategy for a rich country and a strong people. It has become a general consensus to improve the quality of the population in poor areas through education, and to eradicate poverty.
We came to the Central Primary School of Baiqiao Town, Zhengpugang New District, a township elementary school with a history of nearly 100 years. The school is located in the center of the town, and it is also a town with vitality. Nearly 600 students in the school can also enjoy the rapid development of the Internet today, sitting in the classroom with children in the city and using advanced multimedia equipment to learn. The loud sound of reading in the classroom contains the children's desire for knowledge, and it is also the starting point for rural families to lead a rich life.
Poverty alleviation is only the first step. Adhere to the combination of poverty alleviation and aid. It is one of the fundamental and sustainable poverty reduction measures to focus on improving the self-development capabilities of poor areas and the poor.
Zhengpugang New District has been actively promoting education to alleviate poverty. As of now, the local education grants for spring 2019 have been completed, providing 289,500 yuan for 419 poor students in the two towns, and 56,000 yuan for the spring rain and dew program for 56 poor students in the two towns.
Poverty alleviation through education has a fundamental and fundamental role. It is the key to removing the roots of poverty and stabilizing poverty alleviation. It is also a fundamental means and an important way to block the intergenerational transmission of poverty. Poverty alleviation through education is an important starting point of the national poverty alleviation strategy, and it can also bring immediate results for real poverty alleviation.
Education targeted poverty alleviation
Hao Hao (pseudonym) belongs to the township class participating in this "Hand in Hand" activity. Their family is a poor family in the local area. His grandfather had been ill for many years and became impoverished due to the illness. His parents had to go out to work because of economic pressure. Only his grandmother took care of him at home. The government has provided a series of assistance policies to reduce the financial pressure on the family. In order to help children successfully complete their studies, the school has also waived all school fees such as textbooks and breakfast milk, which allows him to own the same as other students. Equal resources for school education.
In the early communication, we hope to understand the actual needs of the children and help them solve practical problems through the "Hand in Hand Friends" activity. The person in charge of the school admits that with the economic development of the new district, most children's living standards at home are not bad, and poor families are only a handful. They hope that through activities, they can bring spiritual growth and help to children. In the end, we decided to bring some extra-curricular books to the children, and help the township and town children to stay in pairs with each other for a long time to maintain interaction and open up horizons to promote communication.
From mottled classrooms to the completion of brand-new teaching buildings, from worn tables and chairs to the provision of multimedia teaching aids, the development of Baiqiao Town Central Primary School is a vivid epitome of Zhengpugang New District's efforts to advance poverty reduction. The active promotion of education and poverty alleviation has enabled more children from poor families to receive fair and quality education, and in the long run, it has comprehensively improved the overall quality of workers, mastered the skills of poverty alleviation, and achieved a rich life. Organize contacts to carry out the theme class activities of “Hand in Hand Friends” primary school students exchange space, care for the living and learning of urban and rural children, help children develop physically and mentally, and also call on the attention of social forces to gather love and cohesion.