Environmental Health Governance in China: Addressing the Health Risks from Heavy Metal Pollution in the World's Factory

November 18, 2009 // 8:00am10:00am
Alex Wang, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC); Joan Hu, NRDC; ZHAO Yuechao, Bureau of Health Supervision, Chinese Ministry of Health; LV Zhongmei, Hubei University of Economics

Northeast Asia on the Path to Copenhagen

November 17, 2009 // 12:30pm4:30pm
The Asia Program and the China Environment Forum host a two-panel event on how nations in northeast Asia are preparing for the UN Conference on Climate Change to take place in December in Copenhagen.

The Road to Copenhagen: Energy Solutions for Emerging Economies

November 05, 2009 // 11:00am12:15pm
Technology and innovation will be critical for China, India, and other emerging economies to reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions – and U.S. technology policy can help lead the way, say experts David Irvine-Halliday, Chen Wang, and Anuradda Ganesh.

Lost in Translation? Linking Energy Efficiency Advances in China to GHG Reductions

October 16, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
Lynn Price, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Barbara Finamore, Natural Resources Defense Council; David Doniger, Natural Resources Defense Council

China and Climate Security

October 06, 2009 // 4:00pm5:30pm
China faces grave environmental security risks from sea level rise, increased water scarcity, and projected temperature change. If China takes no measures in meeting these challenges, it will potentially face a humanitarian crisis that will destabilize the population.

Engaging China in New Energy Cooperation

October 02, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
David Mohler, Senior VP and CTO for Duke Energy, Peggy Liu, Chairperson, Joint U.S.-China Collaboration on Clean Energy (JUCCCE), Steve Papermaster, JUCCCE Co-Founder, U.S. Steering Committee Chair

Asia's Future (in San Francisco)

September 18, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
Jennifer Turner, China Environment Forum; Howard Shapiro, Mars, Inc.; Robert Collier, Visiting Scholar, University of California, Berkeley


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