This new research brief looks into an area of China's overseas environmental impact that has been rarely explored: distant water fishing. The brief examines international treaties, China's practice and players, as well as drivers of distant water fishing. It investigates Chinese fleets' environmental impact in west Africa, and suggests strategies for a better governance.
NOVEMBER 2005--Jennifer Turner (CEF) and Wen Bo (Pacific Environment) gave a presentation on environmental NGOs in China at the Nov. 10 Grantmakers Without Borders conference, "China: Examining the Philanthropic Landscape."
Energy Efficiency in China: Impetus for a Global Climate Policy Breakthrough? By Anne Arquit Niederberger, Conrad U. Brunner, and Zhou Dadi* China's Water-Short Cities: Some Number Games By James E. Nickum and Yok-Shiu F. Lee China's Cities Seize the Initiative: Strengthening Auto Emissions Control on the Streets By Isabella Notar Public Participation with Chinese Characteristics By Margret J. Kim and Robert E. Jones Spotlight on NGO Activism in China: Recent Developments at the Center for Legal Assistance to Pollution Victims (CLAPV)
FEBRUARY 2008 - UPI Featured Discussion on the Strengths and Weaknesses of the Energy Conservation Law
Dr. Jennifer Turner will join a round-table style conference on Nov 29th at SAIS that examines the international implications of China's resource and environmental policies with a focus on China’s immediate region. Topics include the disputes in the South China Sea, China’s policies toward trans-boundary river issues and their potential implications for its neighbors, China's fisheries policies, and its pursuit of energy security. She will be one of the commentators that offer insights on these issues.
China Daily interviews CEF Coordinator Regarding Launch of China's First Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) Fund
JULY 2006--Jennifer Turner comments on the potential strengths and weaknesses of the newly launched Sustainable Growth Equity Fund in China.