13 September 2000--Hazardous Waste Management in China: Testing the Limits of the Rule of Environmental Law Colloquium 1: The Nature and Scope of the Problem 11 October 2000--Conservation Financing in China 12 October 2000--Drugs, AIDS and Alternative Development in Burma 25 October 2000--Chinese Academy of Social Science, Center for Environment and Development Delegation 27 October 2000--Pressing for Freedom: A Report from Hong Kong 6 December 2000--Green NGOs and Environmental Journalism in Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong 8 December 2000--Green NGOs and Environmental Journalism in Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong 2 February 2001--Environmental and Energy Cooperation in Northeast Asia 20 March 2001--Great Wall Across the Yangtze
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.
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
Chinese translation of the above article of the same title. Translated by Lei Bi.
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
Sue You Sue Me Blues by Michael Ma Learning How to Ride the Wind: The Disappointments and Potential of Wind Power in China by Joanna Lewis Weaving a Green Web: The Internet and Environmental Activism in China by Guobin Yang Water Dispute in the Yellow River Basin: Challenges to a Centralized System by Wang Yahua A Multi-Stakeholder Watershed Management Committee in Lashi Watershed: A New Way of Working by Kate Lazarus E-Waste Recycling in China by Luyuan Li
Environmental Mass Incidents in Rural China By Ma Tianjie Feature Box: Green Dragon Media Project By Max Perelman Spotlight on NGO Activism: Ensuring Clean Water for Communities in the Earthquake's Epicenter: A Child's Right Post-Disaster Relief Work in Sichuan By Eric Stowe