Environment Publications

CES 1 Part 2

Jul 07, 2011

Environmental Peacemaking

Jul 07, 2011
How can environmental cooperation be used to bolster regional peace? A large body of research suggests that environmental degradation may catalyze violent conflict. Environmental cooperation, in contrast, has gone almost unexplored as a means of peacemaking, even though it opens several effective channels: enhancing trust, establishing habits of cooperation, lengthening the time horizons of decisionmakers, forging cooperative trans-societal linkages, and creating shared regional norms and identities.More about this title can be found on the Wilson Center Press website. more

CES 6 Feature Article, pp. 67-80

Jul 07, 2011
Governing Marine and Coastal Environment in China: Building Local Government Capacity Through International Cooperation by Sulan Chen and Juha I.Uitto more

CES 9 Commentaries, pp. 98-116

Jul 07, 2011
Exploring a Forgotten River By Baohua Yan Spotlight on NGO Activism: A Child's Right: Brining Water Purification Systems to China's Orphanages By Eric Stowe Feature Box: Chang Lin Migrants' School Program By Steve Kloos & Qing Zhao A Call for Transparency: China's Emerging Anti-Nuclear Movement By Wen Bo An Olympian Task: Alleviating Health Threats From Beijing's Polluted Groundwater By Laurel Meng Lelan Millar & Samantha L. Jones Spotlight on NGO Activism: A Community of Grassroots NGOs Protecting China's Rivers and Lakes By Daniela Salaverry more

CES 7 Commentaries, pp. 79-88

Jul 07, 2011
Running into Dead Ends: Challenges in Researching the Three Gorges Dam by Gørild Heggelund; Ecosystem Governance in a Cross-border Area: Building a Tuman River Transboundary Biosphere Reserve by Sangmin Nam more

CES 11 pp. 49-98

Jul 07, 2011
Feature Article: Lessons For Industrial Energy Efficiency Cooperation With China By Stephanie B. Ohshita & Lynn Price Feature Box: Role Models: Young and Old Community Members in China Inspire Local Action to Save Energy By Matthew A. DeGroot Feature Box: Building New Clean Water Networks in China: Challenges and Opportunities for Protecting Lake Tai By Kexin Liu & Peter Marsters Feature Box: Cooperative Competitors: Building New U.S.-China Energy and Climate Networks By Peter Marsters more

CES 8 Commentaries, pp.85-104:

Jul 07, 2011
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) more

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Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.