GEP  Vol.3 No.2 , April 2015
China: International Cooperation in Environmental Protection
Abstract: The paper deals with China’s involvement in the process of international environmental protection. The cooperation between China and international environmental organizations is analyzed. This article stresses on such issues as China’s cooperation with United Nations Environment Program, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, Association of Southeast Asian Nations, China-Europe and China-Africa Cooperation. The key spheres of China’s activity in international environmental protection are examined in this paper. Thus, Chinese government attaches great importance to environmental protection and believes that environmental protection will have a direct impact on the overall situation of China’s modernization drive and its long-term development. While promoting economic growth, it has adopted a wide range of measures to strengthen environmental protection.
Cite this paper: Sergeevna, N. (2015) China: International Cooperation in Environmental Protection. Journal of Geoscience and Environment Protection, 3, 28-32. doi: 10.4236/gep.2015.32005.

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