Workshop on Environmental Governance in Asia

In the context of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Paris Climate Agreement, this workshop will discuss the drivers and mechanisms to collectively govern environmental pollution and carbon reduction in Asia. Contributions will examine successful stories as well as challenges encountered in searching for sustainability solutions across different geo-political and administrative levels.

Date & Time:
29 January 2018 (Monday), 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
30 January 2018 (Tuesday), 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Venue: G7603, 7/F, Green Zone, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong (Please use Lift 2)
Language: English

Authors/Participants & Affiliated Institutions (in alphabetical order)

  • Chen, Junhua (Central University of Finance and Economics)
  • Chen, Ling (Tsinghua University)
  • Chu, May (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • Gao, Jie (National University of Singapore); Chan, Hon (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Lau, Alexis KH (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology); Louie, Peter (Environmental Protection Department, HK); Zhang, Yiqi (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
  • Lee So-Young (Institute for Global Environmental Strategies)
  • Li, Wanxin (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Meng, Fanrong (Xi’an Jiaotong University)
  • Niu, Xuejiao (National University of Singapore)
  • Popovic, Emina (Freie Universität Berlin)
  • Puppim de Oliveira, Jose (Getulio Vargas Foundation)
  • Sprinz, Detlef F (University of Potsdam); KV, Devi Prasad (Pondicherry University)
  • Steinhardt, H Christoph (University of Vienna)
  • Tan, Shuang (China University of Mining and Technology)
  • Umudov, Agshin (Uppsala University)
  • von Eiff, David William (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Wong, Natalie WM (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Xue, Lan (Tsinghua University); Guan, Ting (Tsinghua University)
  • Ye, Bin (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory); Jiang, Jingjing (Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen)
  • Zang, Xiaowei (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Zhang, Changjie (Delft University of Technology); de Jong, Willem Martin (Delft University of Technology & Fudan University)
  • Zhang, Lin (City University of Hong Kong); Metta, Julie (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Zhu, Zi (City University of Hong Kong); Yew, Wei Lit (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Zusman, Eric (Institute for Global Environmental Strategies)


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