Lost in Translation? Linking Energy Efficiency Advances in China to GHG Reductions

October 16, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
Lynn Price, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Barbara Finamore, Natural Resources Defense Council; David Doniger, Natural Resources Defense Council

China and Climate Security

October 06, 2009 // 4:00pm5:30pm
China faces grave environmental security risks from sea level rise, increased water scarcity, and projected temperature change. If China takes no measures in meeting these challenges, it will potentially face a humanitarian crisis that will destabilize the population.

Engaging China in New Energy Cooperation

October 02, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
David Mohler, Senior VP and CTO for Duke Energy, Peggy Liu, Chairperson, Joint U.S.-China Collaboration on Clean Energy (JUCCCE), Steve Papermaster, JUCCCE Co-Founder, U.S. Steering Committee Chair

Asia's Future (in San Francisco)

September 18, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
Jennifer Turner, China Environment Forum; Howard Shapiro, Mars, Inc.; Robert Collier, Visiting Scholar, University of California, Berkeley

Environmental Activism in Taiwan

September 08, 2009 // 2:00pm4:00pm
The world of Taiwanese environmental nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) is still relatively new and is constantly evolving. Speakers from the Taiwanese Environmental Information Association (TEIA) share their experiences.

Greening Business in Southern China: Innovations From Canada and the United States

June 19, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
An event hosted by the Canada Institute and the China Environment Forum focused on green business initiatives in Guangdong Province, China's industrial powerhouse. Speakers discussed environmental efficiency strategies for businesses and provided examples of Canadian and U.S. involvement in China.

China's Watersheds Under Stress

June 18, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
Jon Barnett, Melbourne University; Kristen McDonald, China Rivers Project; Zhang Jingjing, CLAPV

Animal Investigators: Solving Wildlife Crimes and Saving Endangered Species in Brazil and China

May 20, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
Illegal wildlife trafficking is the third largest criminal industry worldwide, involving $20 billion in global trade each year. Experts discuss the nature of the industry and the challenges governments and NGOs face in fighting it.

Crouching Suspicions, Hidden Potential: U.S.-China Cooperation on Environment and Health

May 12, 2009 // 12:00pm1:15pm
with Robert O'Keefe, Vice President, Health Effects Institute; Denise Mauzerall, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University; Durwood Zaelke, President, Institute for Governance and Sustainable Development; Moderated by: Jennifer Turner, Director, China Environment Forum, Woodrow Wilson Center.


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