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Presentations from workshop on air pollution and climate change in China

Download presentations from the workshop "Mitigation of air pollution and climate change in China: A policy workshop on co-benefits and co-control" in Beijing November 22-23, 2005.

November 22-23, 2005

Venue: Xi Yuan Hotel

The workshop was organized by:

  • Policy Research Center for Environment and Economy of SEPA
  • ECON Analysis
  • U.S.Environmental Protection Agency

Opening Ceremony

  • Chairman: Mr. Yue Ruisheng DDG of Department of International Cooperation of SEPA

Speech by:

  • Mr. Zhu Guangyao, vice minister of SEPA
  • Mr. Gao Guangsheng, Director General of the Office of National Coordination Committee for Climate Change, NDRC
  • Ambassador Tor Chr. Hildan, Embassy of Norway
  • Deborah Seligsohn, Environental Science, Technology and Health Counselor, the US Embassy

Session 1: Co-benefits in a Chinese policy setting: Opportunities and obstacles for integrative policies

Chair: Mr. Ren Yong Deputy Director of Policy Research Center for Environment and Economy (PRCEE) of SPEA

Session 2: Options for integrative policies

Chair: Dr. Haakon Vennemo, ECON

Session 3: What do we know about linkages between air pollution and climate change? Local, regional, and global issues.

Chair: Prof. Hans Martin Seip, University of Oslo

Session 4: The economics of co-benefits and co-control

Chair: Mr. Kong Chiu, US-EPA

Session 5: Conclusions and follow-up

  • Hu Tao, Collin Green and Kristin Aunan: Follow up and prospects for further cooperation (brief summary and discussion)
  • Closing speech: Dr. Ye Ruqiu, Counselor of the State Council

Last updated: 20.01.06

The workshop participants. Download <a href="workshops/beijing-2005/participants.jpg" target="_blank">large version</a>.

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