On February 21, 2019, the “Group Leaders Meeting on Several Strategic Issues in Ecological Civilization Construction (Phase III) Project” was held at the Chinese Academy of Engineering, organized by the Chinese Academy of Engineering.
The academician proposals based on research carried out by Basel Convention Regional Centre for the Asia-Pacific Region/ Stockholm Convention Regional Centre for Capacity Building and the Transfer of Technology in Asia and the Pacific (BCRC China/ SCRCAP) were discussed during the meeting. 4 academicians, 4 invited external experts, and nearly 20 project participants attended the meeting. Prof. Li Jinhui, Executive Director of BCRC China/ SCRCAP and Professor from School of Environment, Tsinghua University, gave a report on draft academicians proposals on promoting the development of solid waste management on behalf of Academician Chen Yong. Prof. Li also report ed the revised draft academician proposals on promoting green cosumption and achieving sustainable development goals, on behalf of Academician Qian Yi. BCRC China/ SCRCAP will further revise the two drafts based on the outcomes of the meeting.