UNICEF publishes report led by Professor Qin Gao

Professor Qin Gao is director of Columbia's China Center for Social Policy and is on the faculty advisory committee at the Beijing Center.

October 22, 2021

UNICEF recently published a report, Child Multidimensional Poverty in China, led by Professor Qin Gao, Director of the China Center for Social Policy at Columbia University and member of the Faculty Advisory Committee of Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, and UNICEF China.

The purpose of this report is to inform policymakers and the public about the levels, trends, and patterns of child multidimensional poverty in China, and how they compare with child income poverty. The findings have important policy implications to prioritize the measurement and addressing of child poverty and deprivations in China’s national policies and programs.

Download and read the full report in English here. 阅读中文版执行摘要,请点击这里