A food safety factory shutdown has Americans hunting for baby formula. Readying themselves for a covid-19 lockdown, Chinese in Beijing emptied store shelves. Emerging from lockdown, some in Shanghai are visiting well-provisioned markets. U.S.-China agricultural trade is booming, but many are still being left hungry. Food security, sustainability and safety remain issues.
Taiwan's Quest for International Space
The Sigur Center for Asian Studies presents a roundtable on Taiwan.
12:00 - 12:30 PM: Buffet Luncheon
12:30 - 2:00 PM: Roundtable
The City View Room
The Elliott School of International Affairs
1957 E Street, NW, 7th Floor
Jaques deLisle, Stephen A. Cozen Professor of Law and Director, Center for East Asian Studies, University of Pennsylvania; Director, Asia Program, Foreign Policy Research Institute
Bonnie Glaser, Senior Fellow, Freeman Chair in China Studies and Senior Associate, Pacific Forum, Center for Strategic and International Studies
David Dean, Advisor-in-Residence, Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation and Former Director of the American Institute in Taiwan
Edward McCord, Associate Professor of History and International Affairs, and Director, Taiwan Education Program, The George Washington University
Please RSVP with your name, organization/GW affiliation, and e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, July 17, 2009.