Asia News

CEF Coordinator spoke to Grantmakers Without Borders on Nov. 10 in Chicago

Nov 10, 2005
NOVEMBER 2005--Jennifer Turner (CEF) and Wen Bo (Pacific Environment) gave a presentation on environmental NGOs in China at the Nov. 10 Grantmakers Without Borders conference, "China: Examining the Philanthropic Landscape."

China Environment Series 7 Published in Chinese

Nov 02, 2005
NOVEMBER 2005--Published in partnership with China Development Brief and made possible by a grant from Shell China, Ltd.

Worldwatch Institute Launches China Environment News Service: China Watch

Nov 02, 2005
NOVEMBER 2005-CEF Coordinator Jennifer L. Turner assists the initiative and will contribute to the service.

New CEF paper "Potential for Fuel Cell Commercialization in Taiwan" to be presented in Taiwan.

Sep 07, 2005
SEPTEMBER 2005--Written by Chi-Chao Wan, from Tsing-Hua University in Taiwan, and Robert Rose, with Breakthrough Technologies, Inc.

Two Thousand People Attend Lecture Describing the Ecological Destruction of Western China

Aug 09, 2005
AUGUST 2005--During the Chautauqua Institution's "Why Geography Matters" lecture series, Dr. Jennifer Turner-—coordinator of the China Environment Forum—-spoke to an audience of 2,000 on the domestic, regional, and global implications of ecological destruction in western China. Read the article published in the Chautauquan Daily.

India and the United States

Jul 18, 2005
Last week's visit by India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the first such visit by an Indian prime minister in five years, prompted the Wilson Center's Robert Hathaway and Kent Hughes to discuss U.S.-India relations at a recent press briefing. Here they outline their expectations of both this visit and the evolving relationship between the two nations.

China Environment Series Issue 7 now available!

Jul 06, 2005
JULY 2005--The newest CEF publication includes articles and commentaries on the West-East Pipeline, China's water problems, sustainable agriculture in Guangdong, and reforestation efforts in southwest China, as well as two special reports on water conflict resolution and river basin governance in China. Download here.

George Bush's Unfinished Asian Agenda

May 13, 2005
The record of the Bush administration in East Asia over thepast four years is a mixed one, but with significantaccomplishments. Nonetheless, nagging problems persistthat, if not adequately addressed, could create considerabledifficulties for the president during his second term. By Robert M. Hathaway.

CEF and Japanese partner Institute of Developing Economies publish book on promoting river basin governance in China

Apr 19, 2005
APRIL 2005--A collection of research papers produced by a study group and other researchers at the Institute for Developing Economies that look comparatively at challenges to river basin governance in Japan, China, and the United States.

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