FOCAC: China-Africa working to alleviate poverty

“When I grow up I want to be a doctor because people are suffering from cholera and I would like to help them,” Kesha, a boy of 9 years old, told me. Image courtesy: Oliver W Jarvis

Our series on China-Africa cooperation aims to show how China uses its expertise to help African nations improve the quality of life for their people.

Agricultural development, improving trade and infrastructure are all important, but much of that work is useless unless Africa’s people rise out of poverty.

Watch this next video and learn how China and Africa are fighting side by side to shake off poverty, and achieve common prosperity.