Lecture Series in Tsinghua University on Environment and Development

Description

In May 2017, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Tsinghua University launched a lecture series on development and environment. Following the launching ceremony, ADB East Asia Department Director General Ayumi Konishi delivered a lecture on "Climate Change: People's Republic of China (PRC)'s responses and ADB's support". He discussed global climate change challenges, PRC's essential roles in implementing the Paris Agreement, and ADB's support for the region and the PRC in particular. DG Konishi stressed the importance of knowledge partnership with Tsinghua University in supporting PRC's ecological civilization agenda.

Guest lecturers for this series come from the senior management team of the East Asia Regional Department of ADB.