As workers leave the countryside in the hope of better pay, the communities they leave behind face increasing poverty.
This article titled “China’s rural poor left stranded as urbanites race ahead” was written by Tania Branigan in Guizhou, for The Guardian on Monday 3rd October 2011 17.42 UTC
To understand just how poor rural Guizhou is, you can look at the statistics. Or you can look at the children in Qixin village.
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