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2014 CHINA EU NGO EXCHANGE PROJECT OPENS

2014 China EU NGO Exchange Project Opens

With support of Mercator Foundation, 2014 China EU NGO Exchange Project opens in July and five pairs of NGOs were selected into this project through an public and open process. They are: Greenovation Hub& Carbon Market Watch, Rock Environment and Energy Institute& E3G, Eco Canton&Zero Waste France, Youth Lead&CAN-Europe, Shanghai Ecology Society&Swedish Society for Nature Conservation.

They will work together respectively in China and Europe in their matching organizations and cover issues from climate policy to waste management and communications.

This project aims to strengthen bilateral ties and cooperation between Chinese and European NGOs on climate and energy issues. For this year, the project starts in September and ends in December. The European NGOs, with Chinese partners, will come to China first and join the launch event taking place in Jinan city, Shandong Province , which includes internal presentations and exchanges, cross cultural practice and study tour to an ecologically vulnerable area. A whole day training on climate change and low carbon development will also be organized.