Asia News

Asia's Future Report Released

Sep 22, 2009
SEPTEMBER 2009- The Woodrow Wilson Center's ECSP and China Environment Forum received a grant from the U.S. Agency for International Development to investigate Asia's most serious environmental challenges by bringing together global experts to hold discussions that will enable us to identify trends and opportunities to improve Asia's future environment. The report is now available online.

Michael Kugelman's Op-Ed in Pakistan's Dawn Newspaper

Sep 17, 2009
In a September 17 op-ed in Pakistan's Dawn newspaper, program associate Michael Kugelman argues that foreign land acquisitions in Pakistan could exacerbate already-grave resource shortages and trigger political strife.

CEF Director Jennifer Turner Quoted in Circle of Blue Waternews

Sep 10, 2009
SEPTEMBER 2009- CEF's Director Jennifer Turner was quoted in an article on water pollution and protests in China.

Wilson Center appoints Maleeha Lodhi as Public Policy Scholar

Sep 04, 2009
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, in collaboration with the Fellowship Fund for Pakistan (FFFP), a charitable trust based in Karachi, announced the appointment of Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi as a Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar.

New NKIDP Working Paper: Juche and North Korea's Global Aspirations, by Charles K. Armstrong

Sep 04, 2009
NKIDP is pleased to announce the publication of Working Paper No. 1, Juche and North Korea's Global Aspirations, by Charles K. Armstrong.

New CEF Environmental Health Research Briefs Posted

Sep 02, 2009
AUGUST 2009- Three new research briefs regarding energy in China have been posted. The topics are smart grid, electric cars, and green building and they are all available online.

New CEF Brief on China's Open Government Information Measures

Aug 31, 2009
August 2009- A new research brief on the implementation and state of China's Open Government Information regulations on their one year anniversary is now available online.

China Cracks Down on Foreign Funded NGOs

Aug 13, 2009
August 2009- Chinese NGOs that rely on financial aids from overseas are being targeted by the government.

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