Jefferson Fellowships program

​China commits to addressing climate change

Deputy Director-General of the Information Department at the China Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Wang Xining, said China has taken a lot of measures to address global warming.

These include penalising enterprises violating the environment protection law in order to bring up a more sustainable economic development module.

Xining explained during a dialogue with Asia Pacific journalists that China has stressed out innovative ways to put the green elements into the economic growth.

Asia Pacific journalists commence Jefferson Fellowships program

The program runs for three weeks from May 6-28 beginning at Honolulu on the U.S island state of Hawai’i.

The Jefferson Fellowships offer print and broadcast journalists from the U.S, Asia and the Pacific Islands the unique opportunity to gain on-the-ground perspectives, deepen knowledge of regional issues.

Participants will build a professional network through a three week intensive education and travel program.