"Chinese Think Tanks International Influence Forum in 2019: Chinese Thoughts and World Changes in the New Era" is held on December 17th, 2019, in Beijing,China. The forum, which gathers over 500 famous scholars, social celebrities and media workers to share views about Chinese thoughts and world changes in this new era, is hosted by Renmin University of China(RUC) and Guangming Daily, and co-organized by Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China(RDCY), Think Tank Research And Publishing Center of Guangming Daily, Academy of Contemporary Chinese And World Studies, China Net and Think Tank: Theory and Practice Magazine.
China's development has provided opportunities for the world, and the world needs China's experiences and contributions to achieve common prosperity and maintain multilateralism, experts and officials said at an international forum in Beijing. The purpose of China's development is to give its people a better life, ensure its security and earn it respect, Xu Lin, head of the State Council Information Office, said in his speech on Monday at the China and the World in the New Era forum, which was organized by the Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies at Renmin University of China. Experts and officials from China and abroad were invited to discuss the relationship between the nation and the world.
The Master of Contemporary Chinese Studies Program at Renmin University's Silk Road School (SRS) is a key measure by Renmin University of China (RUC) to actively support the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in an education context. Based on RUC's educational platform, international experience, and high-level think-tank resources, SRS is devoted to train scholars and leaders for countries along the BRI who are passionate about China, who are well-versed in key aspects of Chinese culture, and who profoundly understand the path, approach, and goals of China's development.
For the purpose of better enhancing mutual understanding between China and the international community, the International Symposium on "China and the World in the New Era" will be hosted by Renmin University of China, organized by Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China (RDCY) on December 16, 2019 in Beijing, with the guidance of the State Council Information Office of the People’s Republic of China. The symposium will invite a number of well-known Chinese and foreign experts to discuss the relationship between China and the world in depth, meanwhile contribute intelligence to build the more progressive and prosperous China and the world.
China has made notable progress in tackling climate change and has committed to have carbon emission peaking by 2030. This seminar will give an overview of the recent IMF Fiscal Monitor on how to mitigate climate change and on issues particularly relevant for China. It emphasizes the case for using carbon taxes, or similar pricing schemes such as emission trading systems, to implement climate mitigation strategies.
At the 70th Anniversary of the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between China and Russia, in order to further promoting the Sino-Russia comprehensive strategic cooperation in the new era, and deepening the initiative of cultural exchange between China and Russia. Meanwhile for the purpose of jointing the "Belt and Alliance", the seventh China-Russia Economy Dialogue was successfully held on November 29th at the Suzhou campus of Renmin University of China. More than 100 representatives of the political, business, and academic community from China, Russia, Kazakhstan, and the United Kingdom attended the dialogue.
The article is an excerpt of Martin Jacques's webinar lecture on July 25 titled "A new cold war against China is against the interests of humanity." Jacques is former senior fellow at the Department of Politics and International Studies at Cambridge University.