Environment Publications

CES 8 Special Report, pp.155-184:

Jul 07, 2011
Building Sustainable Solutions to Water Conflicts in the United States and China By Michael Eng and Ma Jun Spotlight on NGO Activism in China: Perspectives on the 4th NGO Forum for International Environmental Cooperation By Kristen McDonald Spotlight on NGO Activism in China: Chinese River Defender Yu Xiaogang Wins 2006 Goldman Environmental Prize for Asia more

Environmental Peacemaking

Jul 07, 2011
How can environmental cooperation be used to bolster regional peace? A large body of research suggests that environmental degradation may catalyze violent conflict. Environmental cooperation, in contrast, has gone almost unexplored as a means of peacemaking, even though it opens several effective channels: enhancing trust, establishing habits of cooperation, lengthening the time horizons of decisionmakers, forging cooperative trans-societal linkages, and creating shared regional norms and identities.More about this title can be found on the Wilson Center Press website. more

CES 9 Commentaries, pp. 98-116

Jul 07, 2011
Exploring a Forgotten River By Baohua Yan Spotlight on NGO Activism: A Child's Right: Brining Water Purification Systems to China's Orphanages By Eric Stowe Feature Box: Chang Lin Migrants' School Program By Steve Kloos & Qing Zhao A Call for Transparency: China's Emerging Anti-Nuclear Movement By Wen Bo An Olympian Task: Alleviating Health Threats From Beijing's Polluted Groundwater By Laurel Meng Lelan Millar & Samantha L. Jones Spotlight on NGO Activism: A Community of Grassroots NGOs Protecting China's Rivers and Lakes By Daniela Salaverry more

CES 7 Chinese Version Section 3

Jul 07, 2011
Commentaries: Addressing Urgent Needs: The Emergence of Environmental Education in China by Jing Lin and Heidi Ross; Running into Dead Ends: Challenges in Researching the Three Gorges Dam by Gørild Heggelund; Ecosystem Governance in a Cross-border Area: Building a Tuman River Transboundary Biosphere Reserve by Sangmin NamChina Environment Forum Special Initiatives more

CES 7 Commentaries, pp.55-60

Jul 07, 2011
Assessing the Achievements and Problems of Rural Resource Management Programs in Western China: A Case Study from Gansu Province by Seth Cook more

CES 10 Full Publication

Jul 07, 2011
Authors in this issue of the China Environment Series examine many of China's environmental health challenges, with emphasis throughout on potential steps to address these problems through regulation, better research, greater NGO involvement, and international assistance. more

Chinese Pages 1-18

Jul 07, 2011

CES 6 Commentaries, pp. 110-140:

Jul 07, 2011
More Players on the Stage: New Trends in Shanghai's Water Pollution Control Policies by Seungho Lee Community Forestry in Yunnan Province by Kenji Kitamura and Guangxia Cao Coastal Zone Management in the People's Republic of China: A Unique Approach? by Maren Lau What if All China Golfed? Prospects for an Environmentally-Friendly and Conflict-Free Golf Industry in China by Timothy Hildebrandt The Zhangjiajie Phenomenon by Huang Liangbin Why Industry's Environmental Performance Doesn't Count by Joakim Nordqvist and Gabriel Somesfalean 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.