Asia Publications

Asia's Future: Critical Thinking for a Changing Environment

Jul 07, 2011
Starting in October 2008, CEF and the Wilson Center's Environmental Change and Security Project were charged by the U.S. Agency for International Development with investigating Asia's most serious environmental challenges. CEF and ECSP held 9 roundtables with experts and conducted interviews and research that helped create this report that focused mainly on Southeast Asia that identifies global trends impacting environment and highlights opportunities for USAID and other donors to improve environmental protection. more

CES 7 Chinese Version Section 1

Jul 07, 2011
Feature Article: The Challenge of Positive Influence: Managing Sustainable Development of the West-East Pipeline Project by Mike Seymour, Marilyn Beach, and Steve LaisterFeature Article: China's Ecological Rehabilitation: The Unprecedented Efforts and Dramatic Impacts of Reforestation and Slope Protection in Western China by Runsheng Yin, Jintao Xu, Zhou Li, and Can Liu more

CES 11 pp. 154-181

Jul 07, 2011
Feature Box: Exploring for Solutions to the Water Challenges on the East Mountain Plateau in Yunnan Province By Patricia Kambesis Commentary: Benchmarking Existing Building Performance: China’s Green Building Movement Gets a Critical Asset By Xu Wei & Don Anderson Spotlight on NGO Activism: Dams, Glaciers, and Ecological Migration: GreenRiver’s Work Protecting China’s Rivers By Deng Wen (Translated by Ada Yue Wu & Kexin Liu) Feature Box: Danish-Chinese Partnerships: Increasing the Use of Renewable Energy in China By Leah Strauss Commentary: Towards a More Sustainable Chinese Aluminum Industry By Louis B. Schwartz & Ryan N. Hodum Spotlight on NGO Activism: Developing Environmental Stewardship Through Art By Sara Gavney Moore & Jim Harris Feature Box: Linking Wetlands along the Siberian Crane Flyway in Eastern China By Jim Harris & Sara Gavney Moore more

Toward Cooperation in the East China Sea

Jul 07, 2011
by Susumu Yarita more

CES 8 Commentaries, pp. 130-152:

Jul 07, 2011
The Difference a Legislature Makes: Administering Market-Driven Air Pollution Control Regulations in Taiwan and China By Eric Zusman A New Model for Chinese Rural Development? Industrial Agriculture and Renewable Energy in Rural China By Ben Greenhouse Prospects for Developing Meaningful Public Participation in Environmental Decision-making in China By Christine Chung Spotlight on NGO Activism in China: Pingnan Green Wins Court Case Against Chemical Company By Melanie Pitkin, Global Greengrants Fund Agroforestry Systems in Northern China: Promoting Development and Environmental Improvement By Dave Daversa On the Way Towards Eco-Villages: Upgrading Energy Systems in Rural Hainan By Lei Bi and Murray Haight Spotlight on NGO Activism in China: Green Eyes: Taking Action to Halt Illegal Wildlife Trade By Daniela Salaverry, Pacific Environment more

Japan's Official Development Assistance: Recent Issues and Future Directions

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Program Special Report No. 97 by Masahiro Kawai and Shinji Takagi. Edited by Amy McCreedy. more

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Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.