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Hong Kong Conference Report: Section 7 (English)

A major focus of ECSP meetings and publications in Washington, DC has been to critique and explore the policy relevance of the growing body of research that posits environmental degradation can be a catalyst for various forms of conflict between nations, regions, and peoples.2 In addition to this environmental-security agenda, since 1997, ECSP also has been running the Working Group on Environment in U.S.-China Relations, which has aimed to foster dialogue among policymakers, NGOs, and academics in the United States and China on environmental and energy cooperation.

Hong Kong Conference Report: Part 1 (Chinese)

Through a generous grant from the U.S. Institute of Peace, ECSP organized a forum in Hong Kong to provide opportunities for 65 environmentalists and journalists from the three areas of Greater China to discuss improving the capacity of environmental NGOs and the quality of environmental reporting in the region. Part 1 (Chinese).

Hong Kong Conference Report: Part 2 (Chinese)

Through a generous grant from the U.S. Institute of Peace, ECSP organized a forum in Hong Kong to provide opportunities for 65 environmentalists and journalists from the three areas of Greater China to discuss improving the capacity of environmental NGOs and the quality of environmental reporting in the region. Part 2 (Chinese).

Potential for Fuel Cell Commercialization in Taiwan (2004)

Chi-Chao Wan (Tsing-Hua University in Taiwan) and Robert Rose (Breakthrough Technologies, Inc.) wrote this paper, "Potential for Fuel Cell Commercialization in Taiwan," as part of a U.S.-Taiwan Fuel Cell Initiative that the Woodrow Wilson Center's China Environment Forum and Breakthrough Technologies, Inc. carried out in the fall of 2004 with support from the Blue Moon Fund . Jennifer L.

Northeast Asia on the Path to Copenhagen

On November 17, the Asia Program and the China Environment Forum hosted a two-panel event on how nations in northeast Asia are preparing for the United Nations Conference on Climate Change to take place in Copenhagen this December.

Panel One: China's Green Revolution

Environmental Activism in Taiwan

The world of Taiwanese environmental nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) is still relatively new and is constantly evolving. NGOs are still trying to find their proper relationship with the government, the people, and corporations. Since the late 1980s, Taiwanese green NGOs have led projects, protests, and watchdog activities that have had a major role in shaping pollution control and conservation policies. Unlike many of their mainland counterparts, Taiwanese environmental NGOs have frequently clashed openly with the government and industries.

New From the CWIHP Book Series: The Cold War in East Asia: 1945-1991

CWIHP is pleased to announce the publication of the latest addition to the CWIHP Book Series: The Cold War in East Asia: 1945-1991 by Tsuyoshi Hasegawa.

Greater China? Migration and Chinese Transnational Communities

This Special Report examines the history, structure, and dynamics of Chinese transnational communities. Philip A. Kuhn provides an overview of migration from China from the 16th century. Sara L. Friedman examines marriages between Taiwanese and mainland Chinese spouses in the context of Taiwanese immigration regulations and national identity. Vanessa L. Fong presents the results of research on the motivations and expectations of Chinese students who choose to study in developed nations. And Kenneth J.

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