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Past Event

Book Launch: Routledge Handbook of Environmental Policy in China

6 June 2017 14:00–16:00

Convening Space,
IDS,
Library Road,
Brighton,
BN1 9RE

Published in April 2017, the Routledge Handbook of Environmental Policy in China focuses on the environmental challenges of China’s rapidly growing economy and provides a comprehensive overview of the policies developed to address the environmental crisis.

Leading international scholars and practitioners examine China’s environmental governance efforts from an interdisciplinary perspective. A must read for anyone who wants to be brought up-to-date on the dramatic environmental, climate, and sustainability policies and programmes in China, and the initiatives of Chinese leadership to create an ecological civilization.

Speakers

  • Eva Sternfeld (book editor) “Evolution of environmental policy in China” 
  • Sam Geall (SPRU and chinadialogue) “Access to environmental Information: transparency, participation and the role of media” 
  • Yvan Schulz (University of Oxford China Centre) “Dealing with Discarded e-Devices”  
  • Patrick Schröder (moderator) (IDS Green Transformation Cluster) “China’s policy frameworks for sustainable consumption and production and circular economy”
  • Jennifer Holdaway (University of Oxford and Chinese Academy of Sciences) “Balancing environment, health and development: evolving policy interaction”

This event has been co-organised with University of Oxford China Centre – China’s Health Environment and Welfare Research Group (CHEW), the University of Sussex’s Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU) and chinadialogue

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