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The second plenary session of the 20th CPC Central Committee begins in Beijing


The Second Plenary Session of the 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China was held in Beijing from February 26 to 28, 2023.

attending the plenary session were 203 members of the central committee and 170 alternate members of the central committee. Deputy secretaries of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection and responsible comrades of relevant departments attended the meeting as observers.

The plenary session was presided over by the Political Bureau of the Central Committee. Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee, made an important speech.

The plenary session listened to and discussed the work report of Xi Jinping entrusted by the Political Bureau of the Central Committee, and reviewed and approved the national institutions proposed by the Political Bureau of the Central Committee on the basis of extensive solicitation of opinions inside and outside the party and repeated deliberation and consultation. The proposed list of candidates for leaders and the proposed list of candidates for leaders of the CPPCC to be recommended to the first session of the 14th CPPCC National Committee, it was decided to recommend the two lists of proposals to the presidium of the first session of the 14th National people's Congress and the presidium of the first session of the 14th CPPCC National Committee respectively. The "Party and State Institutional Reform Plan" proposed on the basis of extensive solicitation of opinions was reviewed and approved. Xi Jinping explained to the plenary session on the "Party and State Institutional Reform Plan (Draft). The plenary session agreed to submit part of the "Party and State Institutional Reform Plan" to the First Session of the 14th National People's Congress for deliberation in accordance with legal procedures.

the plenum fully affirmed the work of the political bureau of the cpc central committee since the first plenary session of the 20th cpc central committee. It is agreed that in the face of the severe and complex international environment and the arduous and arduous task of domestic reform, development and stability, the Political Bureau of the Central Committee has fully implemented the spirit of the 20th CPC National Congress and the First Plenary Session of the 20th CPC Central Committee, held high the great banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics, fully implemented Xi Jinping's new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics, adhered to the general keynote of seeking progress while maintaining stability, better coordinated domestic and international situation, better epidemic prevention and economic and economic and social development, raise an upsurge of studying, publicizing and implementing the spirit of the 20th CPC National Congress, solemnly mourn Comrade Jiang Zemin, make preparations for the term change of the National people's Congress and the CPPCC National Committee, dynamically optimize and adjust the prevention and control measures of the new crown epidemic, strive to promote the steady recovery of the economy, promote high-quality development, solidly promote the building of socialist democracy and the rule of law and propaganda, ideological and cultural work, effectively guarantee and improve people's livelihood, resolutely safeguard, further deepen the comprehensive and strict governance of the party, and take new steps in various tasks.

The plenary session emphasized that the first session of the 14th National People's Congress and the first session of the 14th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference will further mobilize the entire party and the people of all ethnic groups to unite and strive for the comprehensive construction of a modern socialist country and the comprehensive promotion of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation. significance.

The plenary session believes that since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, the Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping at the core has taken deepening the reform of the party and state institutions as an important task to promote the modernization of the national governance system and governance capabilities. As the center, adhere to the principles of optimizing coordination and efficiency, and adhere to the principle of comprehensively governing the country according to law, deepen the reform of party and state institutions, and achieve systematic and overall reconstruction of the functions of party and state institutions, it has provided a strong guarantee for the historic achievements and changes in the cause of the party and the state, and has also accumulated valuable experience for continuing to deepen the reform of the party and state institutions.

The plenum pointed out that the 20th CPC National Congress has made important arrangements for deepening institutional reform, which is of great and far-reaching significance for building a modern socialist country in an all-round way and promoting the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation in an all-round way. We must be guided by Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, guided by strengthening the centralized and unified leadership of the Party Central Committee, guided by the promotion of the modernization of the national governance system and governance capabilities, adhere to the general tone of the work of seeking progress while maintaining stability, and adapt to the overall promotion of the "five-in-one" overall layout and the coordinated promotion of the "four comprehensive" strategic layout. Adhere to the problem orientation, coordinate the institutions of the Party Central Committee, the National People's Congress, the State Council, and the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, coordinate the central and local governments, deepen institutional reforms in key areas, and promote the party's leadership of socialist modernization to be more scientific in institutional settings, more optimized in the allocation of functions, The system and mechanism are more perfect, and the operation and management are more efficient.

The plenary session emphasized that all regions and departments must stand at the height of the overall development of the party and the country, fully understand the importance and urgency of the reform of the party and state institutions, deeply understand the decisive significance of the "two establishments", and strengthen the "four consciousnesses". Firmly "four self-confidence", achieve "two safeguards", consciously unify thoughts and actions into the decision-making and deployment of the Party Central Committee, and resolutely maintain the authority and seriousness, we should strengthen our confidence and determination in reform, strengthen organizational leadership, and implement the task of institutional reform to the letter.

The plenum held that in-depth study, propaganda and implementation of the spirit of the 20th CPC National Congress is the primary political task of the whole party at present and for some time to come, and it is necessary to promote the study, propaganda and implementation to go deep and practical. It is necessary to enrich carriers and innovate means, and promote the spirit of the 20th National Congress of the Party into government organs, enterprises and institutions, urban and rural communities, campuses, military camps, various new economic organizations and new social organizations, and websites in a form loved by the people, so that the spirit of the 20th National Congress of the Party can truly be deeply rooted in the hearts of the people. Leading cadres must continue to set an example in comprehensive study, comprehensive grasp, and comprehensive implementation, deeply understand the significance of the great changes in the new era in the past ten years, and master the world outlook, methodology, and standpoints and methods of Xi Jinping's thoughts on socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era. Comprehensively grasp the goals, tasks, strategic deployments, and major measures for the development of the party and the country in the new era and new journey, in close connection with the specific reality of the region and the department, we should formulate and implement the specific plans and measures for implementation, and earnestly implement the spirit of the 20th CPC National Congress.

The plenary session stressed that at present, the world has not seen in a century to accelerate the evolution of major changes, the world has entered a new period of turbulence and change, China's development has entered a period of strategic opportunities and risks challenges, and uncertain and unpredictable factors increase. We must be prepared to withstand the major test of high winds, high waves and even stormy waves. my country's reform, development and stability still face many deep-seated contradictions. The triple pressure of demand contraction, supply shock, and expected weakening is still relatively large. The foundation for economic recovery is not yet solid, and various factors exceeding expectations may occur at any time. All comrades in the party must strengthen their confidence, maintain a clear strategy, carry forward the spirit of struggle, achieve the "three better overall plans", and strive to achieve the goals and tasks of this year. We should implement the new development concept completely, accurately and comprehensively, accelerate the construction of a new development pattern, and strive to promote high-quality development. It is necessary to conscientiously implement the decision and deployment of the Party Central Committee on the prevention and control of the epidemic in the new stage, and implement the measures of "Class B and B management. Efforts should be made to expand domestic demand, effectively improve the resilience and safety level of the industrial chain supply chain, further optimize the market-oriented and legalized international business environment, effectively prevent and resolve major economic and financial risks, and hold the bottom line of no systemic risks. Efforts should be made to strengthen the work of ensuring and improving people's livelihood, implement the policy of giving priority to employment, ensure the basic livelihood of the people in need, strengthen the social security network, and make up for the shortcomings of medical and health care, especially urban and rural primary medical and health public services. we will improve the policy system of fertility support. We will comprehensively promote rural revitalization, consolidate and expand the achievements of poverty alleviation, and prevent the occurrence of large-scale return to poverty.

The plenary session pointed out that it is necessary to unswervingly deepen reform and opening up, closely focus on the goal of building a modern socialist country in an all-round way, launch a number of strategic, creative and leading reform measures, strengthen the integration of reform systems, coordination and efficiency, and make new breakthroughs in important areas and key links. We must uphold and improve the basic socialist economic system, improve the modern enterprise system with Chinese characteristics, strengthen and improve modern financial supervision, promote high-level opening up, and plan reforms in various fields. We should pay attention to improving the reform implementation mechanism, promote the implementation of reform measures, constantly enhance the power and vitality of socialist modernization, and better transform China's institutional advantages into national governance efficiency.

The plenum stressed that it is necessary to thoroughly implement the strategic plan made by the 20th CPC National Congress for party building, always maintain a sober and firm way to solve the unique problems of the big party, improve the system of administering the party strictly in an all-round way, take the party's political construction as the command, solidly promote the party's construction in all aspects, and promote the new great project of party building in the new era to develop in depth. In the whole party to carry out in-depth study and implementation of Xi Jinping's new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics, it is necessary to scientifically plan, carefully organize, strengthen theoretical study and application, and achieve tangible results. It is necessary to do a good job in the ideological and political construction of the leadership team after the change of term, strictly implement democratic centralism, create a clean and upright political ecology, and form a vivid situation of unity and cooperation, daring to take responsibility, and good work. We must adhere to a strict tone to strengthen the righteousness and discipline, continue to deepen the rectification of the "four winds", vigorously promote the style of investigation and research, vigorously promote the style of seeking truth and pragmatism, and work hard, and truly make achievements that can stand the test of history and the people. We must promote corruption as a whole, and we must not dare to corrupt, cannot corrupt, and do not want to corrupt, and resolutely win the protracted battle of the anti-corruption struggle.

The plenary session called on the whole party and the people of all ethnic groups to unite more closely around the Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as the core, hold high the great banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics, carry forward the great party building spirit, keep in mind the "three musts", be confident, self-improvement, and innovation. Forge ahead, work hard, solidly promote Chinese modernization, and work together to achieve the goals and tasks set by the Party's 20th National Congress.

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