Publications

Reflections of Patricia De Lille on the New South Africa

Jul 07, 2011
On March 9, 2005, Patricia De Lille, leader of the Independent Democrats, a South African opposition party, reflected on the changes and challenges facing the new South Africa. She praised the progress that has been made in the decade since apartheid, but also addressed new challenges such as AIDS, the crisis in Zimbabwe and growing economic inequality. more

Land Grab: The Race for the World's Farmland

Jul 07, 2011
The world is experiencing a grain rush. With increasing frequency, food-importing countries and private investors are acquiring farmland across the developing world. This new publication marks one of the first efforts in the United States to bring together perspectives from international organizations, farmers, and investors alike about a trend often referred to as a new phase of the world food crisis. more

CES 6 Meeting Summaries, pp. 173-198

Jul 07, 2011
6 November 2002--Greening Chinese Businesses 13 December 2002--Environmental Degradation and Health Threats in China 17 December 2002--Environmental Governance in China 13 March 2003--Exploring Sustainable Agriculture in China 18 March 2003--Film Screening of "Railroad of Hope" 23 April 2003--Air Pollution Challenges in China more

Full Publication

Jul 07, 2011
This special Energy and Climate issue was made possible through a grant from the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, as well as support from the Blue Moon Fund, USAID, Vermont Law School, Western Kentucky University, and the ENVIRON Foundation. more

Environmental Health and Indoor Air Pollution in China

Jul 07, 2011
Pictures from Xuanwei, China courtesy of Dr. Qing Lan. 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.