Plan adopted to build a healthy China
The top leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC) adopted a plan to build a healthy China in the next 15 years.
The blueprint, called “Healthy China 2030”, was passed at a meeting of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, presided over by Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee.
Participants said that future efforts should focus on promoting healthy lifestyles, optimizing health services, improving health security, building a healthy environment and developing health industries.
Attendees said that although Chinese people’s health has historically kept improving, China still faces various challenges brought by industrialization, urbanization, an aging population and changes in lifestyles.