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China's Dispossessed

January 17th, 2011

Episode 51 of 630 episodes

In the first of a short series of programmes, Peter Day reports from China. This week - the dispossessed. In the past 30 years Chinaâs great economic modernisation programme has required many people to move â“ to provide a workforce for the thousands of factories producing goods for the global market and for big domestic infrastructure projects like the 3 Gorges Dam and now the South to North Water Diversion project. Producer: Julie Ball Editor: Stephen Chilcott