The second Hongqiao International Economic Forum "70 years of China's Development and a Community with a shared Future for mankind" issued the Shanghai consensus
Xinhua News Agency, Shanghai, 6 Nov (Reporter Zhu Chao and Wang Linlin)-- the outcome conference of the second Hongqiao International Economic Forum "70 years of China's Development and a Community with a shared Future for mankind" was held in Shanghai on 6 November.
Guo Weimin, deputy director of the Information Office of the State Council, read out the Shanghai consensus of the forum. The consensus said that over the past 70 years, the Chinese people have created a better life with sweat and wisdom, built a once closed and backward country into the world's second largest economy, and made all-round development and progress. China's development practice has proved that the vast number of developing countries can explore diversified ways of modernization according to their own history, culture and actual national conditions. For a long time, China has maintained a benign interaction with the world. China has put forward the initiative of jointly building "Belt and Road Initiative", which has provided a new platform for strengthening the joint development of all countries. China has put forward the concept of jointly building a community with a shared future for mankind, which has made an important contribution to bringing together all parties to deal with global challenges and to plan for the sustainable development of mankind.
The consensus calls on national think tanks and the media to take this forum as an opportunity to expand exchange platforms, build cooperation mechanisms, and conduct broader and more in-depth dialogue and discussions on issues related to the fate of mankind and governance. To contribute wisdom and strength to promoting the building of a community with a shared future for mankind.
Cai Fang, vice president of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, read out the "Action Plan on Building an Asian think Tank Exchange and Cooperation Network" launched by 20 Chinese and foreign think tanks with the help of the forum. The Action Plan advocates regional cooperation and research on Asian issues in the spirit of openness, equality, pragmatism and win-win results.
Former Croatian President Mesic said that China is the country with the most outstanding achievements in poverty reduction in human history and has made great contributions to the world. Judging from the achievements made, the enthusiasm for development and the determination to reform, China has the ability to promote the world order towards multipolarization and mankind towards a future of common prosperity.
Former Czech Prime Minister Palubeck said that China's success is all-round success, not only in the economic field, but also in innovation, technology, health care and so on. In recent years, China has further liberalized its restrictions on foreign investment and implemented a series of measures to open wider to the outside world, so that the world can share the great potential and growth opportunities of the Chinese market. The "Belt and Road Initiative" initiative put forward by China has made outstanding contributions to the development of economic globalization.
At the press conference, a contract signing ceremony was also held for the sponsors of the Asian think Tank Exchange and Cooperation Network Program, as well as the opening ceremony of new books such as "the Road to Building a Community with a shared Future for humanity" and "International Community for Poverty reduction and a shared Future for humanity."
The sub-forum "70 years of China Development and a Community with a shared Future for humanity" is sponsored by the Information Office of the State Council and sponsored by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, the Xinhua News Agency Academy, the National Global Strategic think Tank of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, and the Information Office of the Shanghai Municipal. The aim is to build an important exchange and cooperation platform for think tanks and media around the world.
During the two-day forum, more than 400 Chinese and foreign think tank media representatives from more than 100 countries and regions attended the forum and held dialogue and exchanges around 70 years of China's development experience and its world significance. In-depth discussion of the ways and means for all countries to jointly build a community with a shared future for mankind, and reached a broad consensus.