China and the United States are the world's biggest energy consumers, and both seek ways to reduce their carbon emissions to protect the environment. The Wilson Center's China Environment Forum is hosting a series of meetings to explore cleaner coal, renewable energy, and other bilateral energy efforts.
In this edited transcript, Jane Goodall focuses on two burgeoning problems rapidly depleting wildlife in Africa: the bushmeat trade and deforestation. Her institute combats deforestation by integrating community development, health care, and natural resource management.
"Beyond Borders and Bullets" in Chronicle of Higher Education Review Quotes ECSP Director Geoff Dabelko
JULY 2008—Human Security's Influence Limited But Growing, Says Dabelko
The question now is how to transform spotty progress and modest steps into a more consistent pattern of political support for environmental concerns, how to move from the wide recognition that a problem exists to a public consensus that it is important.
OCTOBER 2007—New Players Influencing the Debate in Congress
China Environment Forum Publishes New Report "Reaching Across the Water" Highlighting Potential of Sino-U.S.-Japanese Partnerships to Address China's Water Governance Challenges
JUNE 2006--CEF Unveils New Publication Discussing China's Water Governance Challenges
"[T]he importance of youthful age structure—particularly in insurgency-based civil wars—should not be ignored. The relationship between large youth cohorts and civil war appears to have held throughout history," writes Sarah Staveteig.