for Fieldtrip - Charlotte Braungardt
The CIA World Factbook on China: https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ch.html
Hong Kong: https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/hk.html
World Bank on China: www.worldbank.org/cn
of Contemporary China
Performance Review of China, (pdf 73KB) Conclusions
and recommendations. OECD, November 2007.
Report on China (MHT 115KB)
- Waste and pollution
- Guangdong Province
/ Shenzhen, Guangzhou
- Construction/ sustainable
construction / construction waste management
Policy Matters Autumn 2006 Volume IV, No. 1 The
Reality of Environmental Sustainability in China (MHT)
by Debra Lam
Social Forum (pdf 83KB)
in the Distribution of Wealth in China, 1995-2002,
(pdf 230KB) Shi Li1 and Renwei Zhao, Research Paper
No. 2007/03, 2 January 2007, UNU-Wider (World Institute for Development
Rights Forum, Searching for Social Justice, 2005, No.4 - January 11,
2006. Human Rights in China (MHT)
Clean Choice initiative launched, 22 March 2007, The Observer
To encourage consumer to consider the environment in purchases.
clean up in severely polluted China - ENDS Report 391, August 2007,
pp 28-31 (MHT 99KB)
announces measures to promote social justice - China Daily,
19 Oct 06
SINCE 1995 China has
made greater reductions to production and consumption of ozone-depleting
substances than any other country, though it remains the world’s principal
user and producer of these substances.
THE FORESTED AREA OF CHINA is increasing, and now covers 20% of total
PRIVATE CAR OWNERSHIP in 2003 amounted to only 1 car per 100 people. However,
this is on the increase, and vehicle traffic is already the principal
source of urban air pollution in China.
ABOUT 70 MILLION PEOPLE in China are drinking groundwater of poor quality,
leading to diseases such as chronic arsenic poisoning and chloride poisoning.