Lowy Institute Papers | 24 November 2009

China and the global environment: Learning from the past, anticipating the future

Dr Katherine Morton examines the potential for China's system of environmental governance to respond effectively to the crises, both within and beyond territorial boundaries. 

Katherine Morton

  • Katherine Morton

Dr Katherine Morton examines the potential for China's system of environmental governance to respond effectively to the crises, both within and beyond territorial boundaries. 

Katherine Morton

  • Katherine Morton

Executive Summary

China's environmental problems are now at the forefront of domestic and international concern. In this new Lowy Institute Paper, 'China and the global environment: learning from the past, anticipating the future', Dr Katherine Morton examines the potential for China's system of environmental governance to respond effectively to the crises, both within and beyond territorial boundaries.

The Paper can be downloaded here.

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