About the China Environment Forum

Since 1997, the China Environment Forum (CEF) - an initiative of the Wilson Center’s Global Sustainability and Resilience Program - has implemented projects, workshops, and exchanges that bring together U.S., Chinese, and other environmental policy experts to explore the most imperative environmental and sustainable development issues in China and to examine opportunities for business, governmental, and nongovernmental communities to collaboratively address these issues.  Learn more here

The Latest from the China Environment Forum

While China Waits on Shale Gas, Soaring Energy Demands Create Regional Tensions

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Oct 16, 2014
China’s energy investments are on the move, touching nearly every region of the globe from coal and liquefied natural gas imports from Australia to a recent natural gas agreement with Russia and expanded oil drilling in the South China Sea. more

Cautious Optimism: China’s Nuclear Energy Safety Measures Improving

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Oct 06, 2014
Motivated in part by mounting public pressure to cut down on the smog created by more than 600 coal-fired power plants, China’s nuclear energy capacity is growing faster than any other country in the world. more
Webcast

Chinese Companies in Latin America: Economic and Strategic Dimensions

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October 01, 2014 // 9:00am11:00am
Guest speakers discuss the potential role of Chinese Companies in the burgeoning relationship between China and Latin America. more

VOA Reported CEF Event on Soil Pollution in China

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Oct 01, 2014
VOA reported CEF event on China’s soil pollution. Isabel Hilton, the editor of chinadialogue, and Qing Wang from the World Bank spoke at the September 18th meeting. more

CEF Director Jennifer Turner was Interviewed by BBC on UN New York Climate Conference

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Sep 30, 2014
On Sep 28, CEF Director Jennifer Turner was interviewed by BBC In the Balance with other environmental experts discussing about global warming. During the interview, Turner commented on China's efforts and ambitions of curbing carbon emission and expanding renewable energy, as well as its water-energy-agriculture nexus. more

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