October 06, 2009 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
China faces grave environmental security risks from sea level rise, increased water scarcity, and projected temperature change. If China takes no measures in meeting these challenges, it will potentially face a humanitarian crisis that will destabilize the population.
October 02, 2009 // 9:00am — 11:00am
David Mohler, Senior VP and CTO for Duke Energy, Peggy Liu, Chairperson, Joint U.S.-China Collaboration on Clean Energy (JUCCCE), Steve Papermaster, JUCCCE Co-Founder, U.S. Steering Committee Chair
September 18, 2009 // 9:00am — 11:00am
Jennifer Turner, China Environment Forum; Howard Shapiro, Mars, Inc.; Robert Collier, Visiting Scholar, University of California, Berkeley
September 08, 2009 // 2:00pm — 4:00pm
The world of Taiwanese environmental nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) is still relatively new and is constantly evolving. Speakers from the Taiwanese Environmental Information Association (TEIA) share their experiences.
June 19, 2009 // 9:00am — 11:00am
An event hosted by the Canada Institute and the China Environment Forum focused on green business initiatives in Guangdong Province, China's industrial powerhouse. Speakers discussed environmental efficiency strategies for businesses and provided examples of Canadian and U.S. involvement in China.
June 18, 2009 // 9:00am — 11:00am
Jon Barnett, Melbourne University; Kristen McDonald, China Rivers Project; Zhang Jingjing, CLAPV
May 20, 2009 // 9:00am — 11:00am
Illegal wildlife trafficking is the third largest criminal industry worldwide, involving $20 billion in global trade each year. Experts discuss the nature of the industry and the challenges governments and NGOs face in fighting it.
May 12, 2009 // 12:00pm — 1:15pm
with Robert O'Keefe, Vice President, Health Effects Institute; Denise Mauzerall, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University; Durwood Zaelke, President, Institute for Governance and Sustainable Development; Moderated by: Jennifer Turner, Director, China Environment Forum, Woodrow Wilson Center.
Seeing Through the Smog: Promoting Sino-U.S. Cooperation on Air Quality, Environmental Health, and Climate Change
May 12, 2009 // 9:00am — 11:00am
China's three decades as the world's fastest growing economy have brought it an unfortunate primacy in two other categories: world's highest annual incidence of premature deaths triggered by air pollution and greatest emitter of carbon dioxide.
April 29, 2009 // 3:30pm — 4:45pm
Edward Yau, Secretary for the Environment, Hong Kong SAR