MAY 2008 - Lists of NGOs working on earthquake relief in Sichuan and how to donate
JANUARY 2007 - A grant from the Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) will enhance Southwest University of China's Work to Ameliorate Karst Water and Soil Resource Problems
Pictures from Xuanwei, China courtesy of Dr. Qing Lan.
NGO Strategies to Promote River Protection and Restoration By S. Elizabeth Birnbaum and Yu Xiubo Spotlight on NGO Activism in China: Chengdu Urban Rivers Association By Betsy Damon Special Report Box: Interbasin Transfers as a Water Conflict Resolution Mechanism: The Yellow River/Hai River Basin Transfers and the San Juan-Chama Project By Jay F. Stein and Xuejun Wang
This new CEF research brief examines the growing water-energy confrontation in Mongolia linked to foreign direct investment, particularly from China. The dilemma facing Mongolia’s policymakers is how to balance economic development and environmental sustainability with an expanding conflict over water allocation between people and industry.