Voices and Votes: Top advisory body convenes in Beijing

2010-03-03 20:14 BJT

Special Report: 2010 NPC & CPPCC Sessions |


30 years with CPPCC

According to the official CPPCC statement, the main functions of the institution are political consultation, democratic supervision and participation in the deliberation and administration of state affairs. And as my colleague Tian Wei put it, each of these functions needs a lot of efforts to push them forward to their realization. She made the observation right after covering the opening ceremony of the CPPCC at the Great Hall of the People.

CCTV host Tian Wei interviews CPPCC member Sidney Shapire 

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CPPCC member Sidney Shapire
CPPCC member Sidney Shapire