WATCH: China Experience - Out of the mountains
China, equivalent in size to almost one third of the African continent, is home to a variety of beautiful villages.
With a long history of poverty, rural villages in China are going through an evolution.
South Africans Thembi, a student, and Kwena, an English teacher, travelled across China to meet and speak with poverty fighters, to see what poverty alleviation strategies they could learn and share with their communities back home.
Follow their adventure in the video series, China Experience: Into the Countryside
In this episode, Thembi goes to the southwest of China, to see how the local people are fighting a war towards the mountains.
* This article was published in partnership with People’s Daily Online SA.