2014 Teachers Workshop – “Balancing Economic Development and Environmental Sustainability” China in 2014: Historical and Political Context Dr. Thomas Gold August 4, 2014 Summary: To establish background for the following presentations, Dr. Gold presents three major concepts. First, China … Continued
Since 2007, the Institute has helped finance over 14,000 micro loans totaling over RMB 44 million (US$7 million) to impoverished families through the Pucheng County Women’s Sustainable Development Association (PCWSDA) in Shaanxi Province. We have provided governance, management advice, and oversight … Continued
In 2001, the Institute had guaranteed tuition, room and board funding to 1,000 impoverished girls in rural Shaanxi Province to restart schooling from 4th grade up through college, as long as their academic performances permit. All 1,000 girls graduated from middle school (9th … Continued
Students and teachers can win over $20,000 in cash and prizes! We have launched our first annual “Youth Voices on China” video contest. It’s a fun way for American middle school, high school and college students to teach their peers about the importance of U.S.-China relations, and how it impacts their future.