From 16 to 18 April 2019, "2019 Ecological Civilization and Renewable Resources Industry Conference" was held in Kunming. The conference was hosted by China resources recycling association, and co-organized by Shanghai resources recycling association, Chongqing renewable resources industry associations. More than 400 representatives from the national recycling economy industry, renewable resources industry and household waste industry, experts and scholars, and government leaders attended the meeting.
Prof. Jinhui Li, Tsinghua University, the executive director from Basel Convention Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific/Stockholm Convention Regional Centre for Capacity-building and the Transfer of Technology in Asia and the Pacific (BCRC China/SCRCAP) was invited to participate the meeting and made a titled “‘zero-waste city ’construction and renewable resources enterprise development opportunities” lecture.
Professor Li popularized the concept of "zero waste" and "zero waste" strategy, and explained international process and development trend of the concept of "zero waste" to the participants through the resolution of the UNEA 4 on the theme of "no waste", indicating the high attention paid to the topic of "no waste" at home and abroad.