Asia News

Upcoming Event in Beijing, JUCCCE China Energy Forum: Partnering on Solutions

Oct 09, 2008
OCTOBER 2008 - Dialogue with world-class speakers, high-level decision makers and industry-savvy experts on China's Energy Future on November 10-11

Time Magazine highlights three environmentalists working in China as "Heroes of the Environment"

Oct 03, 2008
OCTOBER 2008 - Time Magazine's list of environmental heroes for 2008 features articles on Peter Head, a British engineer building an eco-city in China, Wang Yongchen, a Chinese environmental activist, and Peggy Liu, head of the Chinese NGO, Joint U.S.-China Cooperation on Clean Energy (JUCCCE).

Report in Environmental Research Letters Explores Beijing's Blue Sky Days

Sep 29, 2008
SEPTEMBER 2008 - Author Steven Q. Andrews Analyzes the Discrepancy Between Reported Blue Sky Days and Monitoring Station Data

A trade-first Pakistan policy

Sep 26, 2008
In a September 26 Baltimore Sun op-ed, Asia Program Director Robert M. Hathaway urges more liberal treatment for Pakistani exports.

CEF Meeting "Greening Business in China" Featured on FORA TV

Sep 24, 2008
SEPTEMBER 2008 - CEF speaker, Terry Yosie, on China's Sustainable Businesses

In Pakistan, Journalists Take Steps Forward Amid Political Transition

Sep 24, 2008
Five senior-level Pakistani journalists discussed the challenges of and recent progress in reportage in their home country, from government access to public perception.

Wilson Center Hosts Pakistani Journalists in Week-Long Conference

Sep 18, 2008
On September 14 – 18, 2008, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars hosted a conference for Pakistani print and television journalists. Conference participants engaged in an extensive series of meetings and exchanges with their counterparts in the U.S. media, representatives from private media-focused organizations, Washington-based Pakistani journalists, U.S. officials, and others. They also shared their perspectives on the role of the media in Pakistan today at a Wilson Center public event.

SSRC Calls for Grant Proposals on Environmental Health Information Generation and Dissemination

Sep 18, 2008
SEPTEMBER 2008 - Seven to ten grants will be made to applicants located at Chinese institutions

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