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Dr. Jennifer Turner, head of the China Environment Forum at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, at a recent lecture/luncheon hosted by Asia Society Texas Center. (Jeff Fantich Photography)
A Mixed Record on Environmental Progress
Leading scholar sees positive signs in China—but in Southeast Asia, the picture is increasingly dire. more
Tori Zwisler, founding executive director of the Jane Goodall Institute-Shanghai.
In China, Planting Trees to Make a Difference
Tori Zwisler, the leader of the Million Tree Campaign, discusses her career as a highly visible foreign environmentalist. more
Environmental activist and former Asia 21 Fellow Wen Bo.
Wen Bo, China's Advocate for the Environment
Asia 21 Fellow and TIME magazine "eco-hero" negotiates a delicate balance between NGOs, foreign donors, and the government. more
Stonyfield Farm CEO Gary Hirshberg at the Asia Society, November 9, 2009. (Bill Swersey/Asia Society)
A Healthy Outlook for Organic Food in Asia
Stonyfield Farm CEO Gary Hirshberg and Wal-Mart's Beth Keck on organic food in Asia. more
L to R: Alex Wang, Orville Schell, Barbara Finamore, and Jerome Cohen in New York on Nov. 9, 2009.
The Run-up to Copenhagen
Experts from NRDC and Council on Foreign Relations discuss the upcoming climate conference in Copenhagen. more
Matthew Niederhauser with his photo exhibition in Washington, DC on Nov. 9, 2009. (Aditya Banerjee/Asia Society Washington)
Individualism in the Beijing Underground
A photography exhibition reveals how those in Beijing’s indie music scene feel at odds with modern Chinese society. more
L to R: Wenda Gu, Melissa Chiu, and Tan Dun at the Asia Society New York Center on Nov. 2, 2009.
The New Voice of Chinese Art
Tan Dun and Wenda Gu share their early influences and discuss the state of China's arts today. more
A woman passes Lohao City, Beijing's first organic health foods store on January 12, 2009. (Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Images)
Discuss: Is Asia Ready to Go Organic?
Share your thoughts: Is Asia ready for organic food? more
Gensler's Regional Director Jun Xia, the Shanghai Tower's design architect at the Asia Society, New York, Oct. 20, 2009.
Gensler's Shanghai Tower
Architect and engineers discuss the design development of China's tallest tower. more
Stephen Roach at the Asia Society in New York on Sept. 30, 2009.
Stephen Roach: A Hard Look at the Next Asia
Veteran economist casts a skeptical eye on China's economic recovery. more