Sustainable Development (Kěchíxù fāzhǎn 可持续发展)|Kěchíxù fāzhǎn 可持续发展 (Sustainable Development)
Students listen attentively during an International Law class at the Beijing City Glass Institute. China’s basic sustainable development strategy gives priority to peoples’ needs and interests; it aims to coordinate efforts to improve and develop the economic and political aspects of the country. PHOTO BY JOAN LEBOLD COHEN.
The constitution of the People’s Republic of China includes a section on sustainable development that stipulates: Development must use natural resources in a