At the launching ceremony held that day, the Diqing Prefecture Party Committee and the State Government named the CPPCC Diqing State Committee and other 100 units as the first batch of national unity and progress demonstration units, and named the two sites of the Diqing Prefecture People's Government for national unity and progress education. base. (Finish)

China News Network, Diqing, Yunnan, September 2nd (Wang Jingya) On the 2nd, the launching ceremony of the "Diqing Prefecture Creates a National Model of National Unity and Progress and the Tenth National Unity and Progress Month Series" Launch Ceremony was held in Shangri-La City, with 100 The unit was named the first demonstration unit for national unity and progress.

Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture (hereinafter referred to as "Diqing Prefecture") is one of the ten Tibetan autonomous prefectures in China, with a total of 26 ethnic groups in the state. There are 9 ethnic groups of over 1,000 people including Tibetan, Dai and Naxi people living here for a long time, and the national culture is rich.

“For decades, Diqing Prefecture ’s policies in the areas of nationality and people ’s livelihood have become more perfect, and our lives have undergone tremendous changes.” Qiang people, Liang Xuesong, said with emotion, “I believe the future of my hometown is even better!”

Tibetan people Wang Jianhua told reporters, "Diqing Prefecture is a multi-ethnic gathering area. Many families around me are multi-ethnic families. Family members live in harmony and happiness. Children can receive multicultural education at school. Compatriots of all ethnic groups work together to create Today's hard-won happy life. "

Gu Di, secretary of the CPC Diqing Prefecture Party Committee and director of the Standing Committee of the State People ’s Congress, said that in recent years, Diqing Prefecture ’s national unity and progress cause has continued to improve. Has implemented the "Opinions on Further Promoting the Cause of National Unity and Progress", initiated the establishment of a national demonstration model of national unity and progress, and organized "Tibetan New Year", "National Unity and Progress Month" and "National Unity Day" activities every year, which has promoted all ethnic groups Interpersonal exchanges, the people's livelihood cause has improved significantly, and the statewide poverty rate has dropped from 24.95% at the end of 2019 to 3.57%.

图为启动仪式现场。 王旌亚 摄

The picture shows the scene of the launching ceremony. Photo by Wang Jingya

In July 2019, Diqing Prefecture took the lead in promulgating and implementing the “Regulations on National Unity and Progress of Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Yunnan Province” throughout the country. It has been more than 9 years. At the same time, September 2019 is also the 10th national unity and progress month for Diqing Prefecture since 2019.