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China

  • Can Chinese aid go green?

    December 03, 2019

    An initiative in China is rethinking the way that China invests in Asia, helping to expand China’s investment in the renewable sector, writes Feng Hao

  • No end to coal in Pakistan

    June 20, 2019

    Despite the rise of renewable energy as a cost-effective alternative, Pakistan remains wedded to coal power for reasons that have little to do with economics

  • The human costs of ‘Swan City’

    June 19, 2019

    The site of the first large dam on the Yellow River has been transformed into a winter habitat for birds, but at a huge cost to local farmers and communities, writes Ding Xiangli

  • Pangolin in a cage

    Preserving the pangolin

    May 14, 2019

    Hunted for its scales and its meat, the population of the pangolins across South Asia is endangered by a massive trade in animal parts supplying the appetite for Chinese traditional medicine