Asia Publications

CES 10 Commentaries, pp. 57-85

Jul 07, 2011
China's Mercury Problem: A Sleeping Giant? By Celia Y. Chen Spotlight on NGO Activism: Greening China's "Factory of the World:" Institute for Sustainable Communities in Guangdong By Zhang Ye Public Health and Air Pollution in Chinese Cities: Local Research with Global Relevance By Sumi Mehta, Aaron J. Cohen, Davida Schiff, Daniel Greenbaum, Nick Moustakas, & Robert O'Keefe Feature Box: Coal City: China Environmental Health Project Work in Huainan By Wei-Ping Pan & Ma Tianjie Neither Black Nor White: Mangrove Conservation With Chinese Characteristics By Liu Yi (Translated by Jing Chen & Ma Tianjie) Spotlight on NGO Activism: The Forest Stewardship Council: Because Forests Matter By Marion Karmann

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.

English Section 7

Jul 07, 2011

George W. Bush and Asia: A Midterm Assessment

Jul 07, 2011
The midpoint of George W. Bush's presidential term offers an opportune moment to take stock of the administration's Asia policy. This Asia Program report contains essays by policymakers, scholars and Asia analysts, including a contribution from Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs James A. Kelly. Collectively, these essays identify themes and patterns that provide insights into Bush's Asia policies and begin the task of placing the administration's policies into broader perspective. Click on the attachment for a free PDF version.

CES 7 Commentaries, pp. 79-88

Jul 07, 2011
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 Nam

Taiwan's Constitutional Reform: Domestic Inspiration and External Constraints

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Program Special Report No. 125 by Jiunn-Ronh Yeh, Jacques DeLisle, and Alan Wachman.

Green Tigers: The Politics and Policy of Climate Change in Northeast Asian Democracies

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Program Special Report No. 144 by Yves Tiberghien, Hoesung Lee, Jin-Gyu Oh, Chi-Jen Yang, and Hui-Chen Chien. Edited by Bryce Wakefield.

CES 4 Summaries of Working Group on Environment in U.S.-China Relations Meetings---2000-2001, p. 77-86:

Jul 07, 2011
28 January 2000--Environmental Financing in China 9 February 2000--Environmental Financing in China--Multilateral Activities 8 March 2000--Overview of Recent U.S.-China Forum on Environment and Development and China's Response to Water Scarcity in the Hai River Basin

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