Asia News

New Environmental Health Project Fact Sheet

Apr 19, 2007
APRIL 2007 - "Highlights of Water Pollution Control Laws and Regulations in China," written by CEF's intern Yang Yang, is on the web

USAID Regional Director for Asia Mission Visits CEHP Project Site in Chongqing

Apr 17, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Olivier Carduner, the newly appointed director of the USAID Regional Development Mission for Asia, traveled to Chongqing recently to visit Western Kentucky University's partnership with Southwest University of China to improve water resources in rural southwest China.

Challenges and Opportunities of Globalization in India

Apr 17, 2007
On April 13, 2007, Franklin Lavin, the U.S. Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade, delivered an address at the conference "Challenges and Opportunities of Globalization in India," jointly sponsored by the Wilson Center and the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce. Read the transcript of Under Secretary Lavin's remarks

CEF Coordinator Speaks at Inaugural International Water Technology Conference in Fresno

Apr 09, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turnerdiscusses China's water challenges in the opening panel of a three-day conference, April 2-4

CEF Coordinator Interviewed by WKU Public Radio

Apr 09, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turner discusses growing health and ecological degradation stemming from China's unchecked economic boom.

CEF Produces Two New Environmental Health Project Research Briefs

Apr 04, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Coal Mining, by intern Yang Yang and Desertification, by assistant Linden Ellis are now posted on the Environmental Heath Project web page.

CEF Coordinator and Assistant Featured in March China Monitor Policy Watch

Apr 04, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turner and Linden Ellis coauthor article "China's Growing Ecological Footprint"

China Confronts Growing Environmental, Health Concerns

Apr 02, 2007
APRIL 2007 - China's 27 years of booming growth has brought millions out of poverty, but much of this growth has been built on a foundation of ecological destruction, which is threatening the country's economy, human health, and social stability.

The Greener Side of China's Environment

Apr 02, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Point of View by China Environment Forum Senior Associate Jennifer Turner, April 2007 Centerpoint

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