We are committed to a number of bilateral efforts in which our nations are already engaged, including:
The U.S.-China Energy Policy Dialogue (EPD) - United States-China Energy Policy Dialogue was established between DOE and the National Development and Reform Commission in May 2004, to facilitate policy-level bilateral exchanges of v..
The heads of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) have pledged to work together to address climate change in the region. Dr. Rajendra K Pachauri, the Chairman of IPCC, and Mr. Kim Hak-Su, the Executive Secretary of ESCAP, met Wednesday, 2 May, at..
As the global population grows and pressure on food and water supplies increases, cases of food-borne illness will multiply, the inaugural APEC Food Safety Cooperation Forum was told this week.
Dr. Gardner Murray, a former Australian Chief Veterinary Officer and now special adviser to the Australian Department of Agriculture, Fisherie..
The Chair of the 2007 APEC Economic Leaders` Meeting, Australia`s Prime Minister John Howard, has written to the leaders of APEC`s other 20 economies inviting them to this year`s APEC Economic Leaders Meeting and outlining his intention to make clean development and climate change a key topic for discussion in Sydney.
"The economies o..
Chair of the APEC Transport Ministers meeting and Deputy Prime Minister of Australia, Mark Vaile announced March 30, 2007 that the 21 APEC economies, which represent more than a third of the world`s population, have agreed to work cooperatively on practical measures to reduce aviation greenhouse gas emissions.
"The commitment today from..