China has turned to the global commodity market and buying farmland abroad to augment this strategy, despite its efforts to be self-sufficient in its domestic grain and food production.
Jennifer Turner discussed the serious air pollution in China and provided possible solutions.
A recent study published by Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows that pollution from heavy industry concentrated in eastern China is drifting across the Pacific Ocean and helping foul the air on North America’s west coast. Interviewed by The Globe and Mail (Canada), Dr.Turner comments on the responsibility for China’s pollution problem.
China's Water-Energy Choke Point, one of the most important issues relevant to China's environmental and energy challenges, is becoming more dire as water is needed for residentual use, a growing demand for coal, agriculture purposes, and intensive production in industrial sectors.
Dr. Turner highlighted the China's determination to improve food safety in its 12th Five-Year Plan.
Bloomberg Businessweek cited Katie Lebling's work on China's distant water fishing fleets.
The Guardian and the Economist cite Dr. Brady’s work on Chinese ambitions in the polar regions.
The Editor of the Woodrow Wilson Center’s China Environment Forum (CEF) is pleased to announce a call for proposals for feature articles, commentaries, boxes and infographics for the next issue of our annual China Environment Series publication.
Interview that examines the issues written in Sean Gallaghers "Meltdown: China’s Environmental Crisis", is a visually rich travelogue that brings the reader on Gallagher’s travels to some of China’s most remote areas through photos, videos, maps, interviews, and handwritten notations. His book depicts a changing landscape in China due to environmental degradation and increasing demand for energy.
China Water Risk gives three key highlights from the August 5 China WET roundtable in Beijing.