Academic Forum

The academic forum holds high-quality panel discussions to address major issues in the region, bringing together prominent East Asian scholars and experts from around the world.

Five Thematic Sessions

Environment

Challenges and opportunities
for East Asian environmental
cooperation

Flashpoints and
escalation on the
Korean Peninsula and
in the Taiwan Strait

Political

 

Philosophy

Are ‘Asian Values’
compatible with
democracy? A look
back at East Asian
political thought

Economic

 

Development

East Asian economic
development
cooperation and the
struggle for
international
influence

Gender roles within
the household and
beyond - the
incomplete gender
revolution in East
Asia

Security

Gender

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Academic Session 1

Environment

This academic session will focus on seeking new ways forward for greater inter- and intra-regional cooperation between China, Japan, and South Korea on emission reduction to tackle climate change issues.

Goals


• To understand how each country has contributed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions;
• To discuss dynamics of interregional cooperation and tensions among East Asian countries on mitigating climate change and reducing emissions.

Register

Challenges and opportunities
for East Asian environmental
cooperation

Date:
Tuesday, October 12th 2021

Time:
[TBC]

Format:

Online [Webex]