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CGTN aims to inform, engage, and provide alternative perspectives on issues relevant to China, the United States, Central and South America. Its global coverage focuses on under represented regions of the world with diversified perspectives.
With the country’s goal of eliminating poverty by 2020, China’s under-served population is being given unprecedented opportunity for upward social mobility. Yet, with 43 million still living in poverty, great challenges still remain. And whether it’s for a young woman working in a tech start-up in Beijing, an artisan selling his wares globally from a remote village, or a child who’s never been on a plane, but dreams of being a pilot, there can be no glory, without grit.