Area Studies - Regional Sustainable Development: China

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Sun Honglie and Shidong Zhao
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2009
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Area Studies - Regional Sustainable Development Review: China theme is a component of Encyclopedia of Area Studies - Regional Sustainable Development Review in the global Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), which is an integrated compendium of twenty one Encyclopedias.

This theme on Area Studies - Regional Sustainable Development Review: China reviews initiatives and activities towards sustainable development in China. Although these presentations are with specific reference to China, they provide potentially useful lessons for other regions as well. These three volumes are aimed at the following five major target audiences: University and College students Educators, Professional practitioners, Research personnel and Policy analysts, managers, and decision makers and NGOs.

Honglie Sun, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Professor of the Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS. He graduated from the Department of Pedoagro-chemistry at Beijing Agricultural University in 1954 with a BS degree and from Shengyang Institute of Forestry-soil, CAS in 1960 with an M.Sc. degree. He then engaged in integrated research on Natural Resources and regional development in CAS. Since the 1970s, he has devoted himself to the integrated scientific survey at Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, the establishment of the Chinese Ecosystem Research Network (CERN), and the promotion of regional sustainable development in China. Currently he is a Member of the Standing Committee and a Member of the Resource and Environmental Committee of the National People’s Congress, Director of the Research Center for Regional Sustainable Development of CAS, Chairman of the Scientific Committee for CERN, and Co-Chairman of the Sustainable Agriculture Working Group at China Council for International Co-operation on Environment and Development.

Table of Contents (45 Chapters)
  • 1. Regional Sustainable Development Review: China

    H. L. Sun, S. K. Cheng and Q. W. Min
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  • 2. Demographic Dynamics and Sustainability in China

    Li Yong-Ping
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  • 3. Protecting and Promoting Human Health in China

    Li Yong-Ping
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  • 4. Children and Youth in Sustainable Development in China

    Li Yong-Ping
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  • 5. National Action for Women Towards Sustainable and Equitable Development in China

    Li Yong-Ping
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  • 6. Promotion of Human Sustainable Development in China

    Li Yong-Ping
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  • 7. Changing Consumption Patterns in China

    Li Yong-Ping
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  • 8. Food Security in China

    S. Z. Gu and Y. J. Zhang
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  • 9. Sustainable Utilization of Natural Resources in China

    G. D. Xie and C. X. Lu
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  • 10. Combating Poverty in China

    S. Z. Gu and Y. J. Zhang
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  • 11. Sustainable Mountain Development in China

    Yaxin Zheng
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  • 12. Protecting the Atmosphere: China

    WANG Ming-xing,GAO Qing-xian
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  • 13. Development and Conservation of Grasslands

    Z. Zh. Chen
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  • 14. Wetland Conservation in China

    K. Y. Zhao and C. Q. He
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  • 15. Protection of Oceans and Their Living Resources - China

    Jinhai Dong and Wenqi Wang
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  • 16. Water Supply and Demand Status and Water Environment Protection in China

    H. Wang, D.X. Wang and J. Ma
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  • 17. Biodiversity in China - Status, Threats and Recommendations

    L. Z. Chen,S. Wang,S. D. Zhao
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  • 18. Promoting Sustainable Forestry

    W. H. Li and P. L. Shi
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  • 19. Combating Desertification

    L.J. Ci
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  • 20. Land Resources Planning and Management

    Y. S. ZHANG
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  • 21. Energy Supply and Demand

    Y. H. Lang,Zh. G. Gao,Y. J. Zhang
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  • 22. Environmentally Sound Management of Biotechnology

    Yingqian Qian
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  • 23. Environmentally Sound Management of Toxic Chemicals - China

    Q.Y. Meng, W.X. Yang and X.B. Xu
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  • 24. Environmentally Sound Management of Solid Wastes

    Q. Shi,K. S. Zhang
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  • 25. Environmental Sound Management of Wastewater

    WEN Xianghua and QIAN Yi
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  • 26. Safe and Environmentally Sound Management of Radioactive Waste

    Pan Z.Q.,Qu Z. M.
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  • 27. Natural Disaster Prevention and Reduction

    G. D. Xie and C.X. Lu
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  • 28. Strengthening the Role of NGOs: Partners for Sustainable Development

    Weiwen Wu
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  • 29. Local Environmental Knowledge and Sustainable Development of the Minorities in China

    Guoqing Ma
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  • 30. Local Authority Initiatives in Support of Agenda 21 - China

    Zhou Hailin
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  • 31. Township and Village Enterprises in China's Sustainable Development

    Ch. S. Zuo
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  • 32. Agricultural Technology Transfer in China

    WANG Dong-yang
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  • 33. The Social Security System in China

    Y. P. Liu
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  • 34. China's Traditional Eco-Culture and its Modern Implication

    Ouyang Z. Y.
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  • 35. Financial Fund Supporting Agriculture in China

    Lu Yao
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  • 36. Implementation of Convention on Biological Diversity in China

    L. Z.Chen,S.D. Zhao
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  • 37. Convention on Climate Change in Action

    X.J. Zhou
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  • 38. Forest Principles in Action

    L. K. Li
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  • 39. CITES Implementation in China : Success and Challenges

    Y. F. Guo and S. Wang
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  • 40. China's Activities and Contributions in Protecting the Ozone Layer

    L. H. Lu and C. S. Ren
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  • 41. China's Implementation of the Convention to Combat Desertification

    L.J.Ci,Y.L.Yang
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  • 42. RAMSAR Convention and Wetland Conservation in China

    Chen Jianwei
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  • 43. National Mechanisms and International Cooperation for Capacity Building - China

    Yaxin Zheng
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  • 44. International Cooperation

    Yaxin Zheng
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  • 45. Research and Theories in Sustainable Development in China

    S.K. Cheng, Q.W.Min and L.F.Li
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