Eco-Forum opens in SW China

10:45, July 31, 2010      

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A two-day Eco-Forum theming green development opened Friday in Guiyang City, capital of southwest China's Guizhou Province, to discuss low-carbon economy and share information and technologies in this field.

The forum is helpful to promote public awareness of ecological civilization and facilitate long-term scientific social and economic development, said Jia Qinglin, chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, in a statement to the meeting.

Guiyang is a pilot city in low-carbon economic development in China. It is cooperating with United Nations Development Program's ecological projects and pioneers the country's carbon trading.

Source: Xinhua


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