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Lunch time conference

Lunch time conferenceDate05/07/2012
ThemeEuropeAid, The Institute of Contemporary China Studies
Speaker1. Introduction by Walter KENNES, Coordination Regional Programmes Asia Environment, forestry, climate change. DG Development And Cooperation- EuropeAid, European Commission; 2. Prof.Jonathan HOLSLAG, Director of the Institute of Contemporary China Studies.

Asian countries are determined to turn environmental challenges into an economic opportunity.

While the procees of building green societies will be laborious & precarious, new initiatives in clean energy, smart cities, waste processing & resource saving materials are emerging.

Europe might have sparked some of asia's interest in a green future, but it remains to be seen whether it keeps apace in the new race for technology, talent, and ideas.

The Info Point invites you to a dialogue on the EU action with Asian countries in relation to greeb econmy and climate change.