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China holds photo exhibition on human rights progress at Geneva UN headquarters
September 12,2017   By:Xinhua
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Sept.12,2017--People visit a photo exhibition titled "For a Better Life of the People" at the Palaise des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, on Sept. 11, 2017. The photo exhibition titled "For a Better Life of the People" showcasing China's progress and achievements in the human rights promotions in the recent years opened on Monday at the Palaise des Nations, the UN headquarters in Geneva. (Xinhua/Xu Jinquan)
 
Sept.12,2017--A photo exhibition titled "For a Better Life of the People" showcasing China's progress and achievements in the human rights promotions in the recent years opened on Monday at the Palaise des Nations, the UN headquarters in Geneva.
 
The first of its kind ever held in the Palaise des Nations, the exhibition is a collection of 70 pictures and 15 short videos that speak to China's achievements.
 
"I believe they provide a comprehensive guide to how far China has come in social and economic development," Ma Zhaoxu, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of China to UN at Geneva, said during the opening ceremony of the exhibition.
 
Ambassadors, senior diplomats and officials from various countries and international organizations, as well as several hundred of representatives attending the 36th session of the UN Human Rights Council, took part in the photo exhibition.