With the success of YCW’s climate event in London earlier this year and in light of the COVID pandemic highlighting the importance of global cooperation to solve the world’s biggest challenges, we are organising an online series addressing key issues at the intersection of China and the climate, including discussions with leading experts around energy, biodiversity and food security.
YCW LN: Book Club Series #1: Young China with Zak Dychtwald, Founding CEO at Young China Global Group Thursday, June 4, 2020, 19:00 (London) / 14:00 (New York) Access via a virtual conference platform – details in an Eventbrite email
Stories of the Chinese diaspora: COVID-19, Chinatowns and political participation with Freya Aitken-Turff (CEO at China Exchange), Michael Wilkes (Former Vice Chair at British Chinese Project) and Jessie Lau (Board Member and Online Editor-in-Chief at NüVoices) Saturday, April 25, 2020,
Alyssa Gilbert (Director of Policy and Translation at Grantham Institute – Climate Change and the Environment), Jeff Swartz (Director, Climate Policy & Carbon Markets at South Pole), Sam Gaell (Executive Director at chinadialogue) and Yijing Li (Lecturer in Urban Informatics
YCW SH: China’s Search for Global Talent: The Rise & Demise of the Thousand Talents Plan with Professor David Zweig, Director at the Centre on China’s Transnational Relations Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 7:00 pm The Wooden Box, 9 Qinghai Rd