2nd Seminar on Family Enhancement Held

The 2nd Seminar on Family Enhancement was held on January 9 at the Shanghai Open University,themed with "focusing on development of higher quality and offering a life of quality to citizens". 200 people were present at the seminar, including those from Development Research Center of the State Council, local authorites and professionals from Shanghai, Jiangsu and Anhui provinces.

Ma Jiantang from the Development Research Center of the State Council, Zong Ming from the Shanghai municipal government, Xu Feng from SWF and Fang Jin from China Development Research Foundation presented keynote speeches at the seminar.

At the seminar in the morning, a dozen of participants offered their presentation on topics of best practices in leading a life of quality against international and demestic situation. Their presentations brought about more idea-exchanges to detail the life of quality for citizens.

The afternoon seminar gave its floor to Wang Wei, head of the Market Economy Research Institute of Development Research Center of the State Council, who focused her talk on new phase, life and points for increase.

Against a "dual circulation" development pattern in which domestic economic cycle plays a leading role while international economic cycle remains its extension and supplement, topics as family education, related culture and life of quality were touched heatedly by participants either from a hitorical perspective or a modern perpective of current challenges. It was of great impetus to the development of theories infamily development, and guidance for practices related.