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CEF Director Featured on NPR's Marketplace

Jun 28, 2007
JUNE 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turner featured on Marketplace "Day to Day" business report, "Tainted Toothpaste," June 28th

Commerce and Competition

Jun 26, 2007
On June 15, 2007, the Asia Program hosted a conference on Pakistani trade issues. Pakistan's ambassador to the WTO, Manzoor Ahmad, and Pakistan's ambassador to Italy, Mirza Qamar Beg, made keynote addresses.Read Ambassador Ahmad's keynote addressRead Ambassador Beg's keynote address Read the event summary

New Environmental Public Participation Website Launch

Jun 20, 2007
JUNE 2007 - NRDC and the China Culture Promotion Center launch environmental public participation website

CEF Director Testifies on Capitol Hill

Jun 13, 2007
JUNE 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turner testified at the Senate on the environmental impact of China's energy use.

CEF Speaker Featured in Vermont Journal of Environmental Law

Jun 05, 2007
JUNE 2007 - April speaker Wang Canfa of CLAPV is featured in "China in Transition: Environmental Challenges in the far East."

China Releases National Climate Change Report

Jun 04, 2007
JUNE 2007 - As the G8 summit approaches, China releases 62 page statement of goals and strategies

China Exim Bank Publicly Discloses Environmental Policy

May 10, 2007
MAY 2007 - China Export Import Bank, featured in CEF's March meeting, releases their environmental policy to the internet

New Report Finds Only 2 of China's 10 Most Important Banks Have Public Environmental Policies

May 09, 2007
MAY 2007 - Report released by Friends of the Earth and BankTrack analyzes the greening efforts of China's banks

CEF Welcomes New Policy Scholar

May 07, 2007
MAY 2007 - Zhang Jialing, from SEPA's Division of Solid Waste and Toxic Chemical Management, will be working with CEF for 6 weeks

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