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Sino-German Environmental Partnership

The Sino-German Environmental Partnership supports the bilateral environmental policy dialogue through the exchange and advice on various topics since 2013.

Since 2013, the Sino-German Environmental Partnership has supported bilateral environmental policy dialogue through the exchange of experience and advice on various specialist topics. Thereby, the project enhances institutional and individual capacities through training, the exchange of personnel, and knowledge transfer, to best prepare China for its future as a transformed “Ecological Civilization” and its path towards a “Beautiful China”.

The partnership is overseen by the Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Ministry of Ecology and Environment (MEE) of the People’s Republic of China. The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) is responsible for implementing the Sino-German Environmental Partnership, which is funded through the International Climate Initiative (IKI) of BMU.

Activities

From July 28th to August 11th, the Sino-German Environmental Partnership project organizes a training in Germany for the project partners – MEE and CCICED. The training mainly focuses on biodiversity, ocean conservation and environmental sustainability etc.

The China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development (CCICED) 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province from June 2nd to 4th with the theme “A New Era: Towards a New World of Green Prosperity”.

On the occasion of the “International Day for Biodiversity” (May 22), China’s Ministry of Environment and Ecology (MEE) hosted two events in Nanchang, Jiangxi Province, along the theme “Our Biodiversity, Our Food, Our Health” – an Awareness-Raising Event (May 22) and a Conference on Biodiversity Protection (May 23).

News

OSAKA — Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi called upon all parties to honor their commitments and take concrete actions in tackling climate change at a trilateral meeting of China, France and the United Nations here on Saturday. At the meeting, the Chinese official emphasized that tackling climate change requires both enthusiasm and […]

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201906/29/WS5d171b02a3103dbf1432afe7.html

In one week, Shanghai will start enforcing its first regulation on domestic waste management, joining other large Chinese cities piloting a shift to make garbage classification compulsory, instead of voluntary. Since the beginning of this century, China has encouraged people to sort household garbage voluntarily. While more people have realized the importance of garbage classification, […]

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201906/24/WS5d10650ba3103dbf14329e23.html

China has managed to reduce the emission of major air pollutants and greenhouse gases while maintaining economic growth over the past six years, a report has found. China’s GDP grew by 39 percent and its energy consumption increased by 11 percent from 2013 to 2018. During that time, the average density of PM2.5 particulate matter […]

http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201906/06/WS5cf867d8a31017657722fc98.html