Posts Tagged ‘urbanization’

Have You Ever?

Friday, April 13, 2012 2:31 1 Comment

From Brandi Carlile “Have you ever”: have you ever wandered lonely through the wood? and everything it feels just as it should you’re part of the life there, part of something good if you’ve ever wandered lonely through the woods How many urban dwellers would say no, that they have never wandered through the woods, […]

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China’s Eco-Cities Need to Do More than Win Awards

Friday, October 14, 2011 20:40 Comments Off

Last month while being interviewed for the New York Times piece China’s City of the Future Rises on a Wasteland, I was asked about the importance of China’s eco-city planning… What should be the goal of an eco-city and why are they important to China? To me, this was perhaps one of the more important […]

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Three Areas Where Social Entrepreneurs Should Focus in China

Monday, October 10, 2011 16:03 Comments Off

Following up from my post last week where I said “there is going to be a HUGE market for providing that capacity “, I was asked for a few examples of where I saw opportunities for products / services. 1) Urbanization and migrants With over 200+ cities with more than a million people, and a […]

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Green Dragon Media Clip: China Urban Billion

Monday, May 18, 2009 11:17 Comments Off

“China’s Urban Billion” – Episode Teaser from Green Dragon Media on Vimeo.

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Home European Conference on Agriculture and Rural Development in China

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 16:47 Comments Off

Rethinking Urban-rural Interactions in China’s Agricultural Development: Beyond the Urban Bias? Friday 3 – Sunday 5 April 2009 Organiser: Department of East Asian Studies, University of Leeds and National Institute of Chinese Studies, White Rose East Asian Centre, UK Hosted at the University of Leeds, Leeds, UK Conference theme China has witnessed remarkable economic growth, […]

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