Climate

Barack Obama and Xi Jinping, US-China Joint Presidential Statement on Climate Change, Sept. 25, 2015

September 25, 2015

President Barack Obama and Xi Jinping issued a joint announcement on what the U.S. and China will do to support an ambitious agreement at the 2015 Paris Climate Change Conference. They issued this statement in Washington, D.C.

Barack Obama and Xi Jinping, Joint Press Conference, September 25, 2015

September 25, 2015

Remarks by President Obama and President Xi of the People's Republic of China in Joint Press Conference

Rose Garden 12:22 P.M. EDT

Barack Obama and Xi Jinping, U.S.-China Joint Presidential Statement on Climate Change, Nov. 12, 2014

November 12, 2014

Meeting in Beijing, Presidents Barack Obama and Xi Jinping made a joint announcement regarding climate change and 2015 U.N. Climate Conference in Paris. The statement was issued in Beijing.

John Kerry, Getting the U.S.-China Climate Partnership Right, July 19, 2013

July 19, 2013

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry begins by noting President Richard Nixon’s famous 1972 handshake with Chinese Premier Zhou Enlai.

"US-China Memorandum of Understanding to Enhance Cooperation on Climate Change, Energy, and the Environment," July 28, 2009

July 28, 2009

Agreed to at the conclusion of the first round of the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue, Washington, DC, July 28, 2009.

Todd Stern, Remarks on the U.S. Delegation's June 7-10 Trip to China to Discuss Climate and Energy Issues, June 12, 2009

June 12, 2009

Stern is U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s special envoy for climate change.

Meeting China's Climate Goals

The Center on Global Energy Policy and the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law host a discussion on Meeting China's Climate Goals

Fantasy Islands: Chinese Dreams and Ecological Fears in an Age of Climate Change

University of California, Berkeley Institute of East Asian Studies hosts a talk with Julie Sze

Knowledge of and Vulnerability to Climate Change among Pastoralists in Central Tibet

The UCLA Asia Institute hosts a talk by Emily Yeh to discuss findings about Tibetan pastoralists’ knowledge of climate change, as well as factors leading to vulnerability to climate change, based on an interdisciplinary project conducted in Nagchu, in the northern part of the Tibet Autonomous Region, PRC.

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Events

August 20, 2020 - 4:00pm

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a webinar with Han Li to examine how Chinese are rediscovering the rural China and idealizing rural life in the social media age. She'll also look at the social and political forces driving this trend.

August 16, 2020 - 6:00pm

Companies and HR professionals across China will be recruiting and networking with international talent.