Asia Publications

Education Reform in Pakistan: Building for the Future

Jul 07, 2011
This volume takes a fresh look at one of the most pressing problems facing Pakistan today--its wholly inadequate education system. Until and unless Pakistan comes to grips with the many deficiencies in the manner in which it educates its young people, it is unlikely to be successful in creating a flourishing, prosperous, tolerant country. 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

The 16th CCP Congress and Leadership Transition in China

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Program Special Report No. 105 by Susan Shirk, H. Lyman Miller, Gang Lin, Lowell Dittmer, Cheng Li, David Shambaugh, and Richard Baum. more

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 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

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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.