The outline of Ecological Protection and High quality Development Plan in the Yellow River Basin is being worked out
Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, 15 Nov (Reporter an Bei) Meng Wei, spokesman for the National Development and Reform Commission, said on 15 November that relevant parties were being organized to step up the preparation of the outline of ecological protection and high-quality development plans for the Yellow River Basin.
China is formulating a new national strategy for ecological protection and high-quality development in the Yellow River Basin. Meng Wei said at a news conference held on the same day that recently, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) has worked with relevant parties to promote two aspects of work.
First, we will carry out research on major issues and, in conjunction with relevant departments, localities, and research institutions, conduct in-depth research and demonstration on major issues such as the impact of climate change, changes in the relationship between water and sediment, and the allocation of water resources, so as to provide reference for top-level design and leadership decision-making.
The second is to organize the compilation of the outline of planning, combining the reality of the Yellow River Basin and the different characteristics of the upper, middle and lower reaches, We should pay close attention to the preparation of the planning outline around such key tasks as strengthening the protection of the ecological environment, ensuring the long-term stability of the Yellow River, promoting the conservation and intensive utilization of water resources, promoting the development of high quality in the Yellow River basin, and protecting and inheriting and carrying forward the Yellow River culture