Attending Renmin University–Worldwide Universities Network of China (RUC-WUN) Think-Tank Conference on The Belt and Road and Green Development

23–24 March 2018 | Renmin University of China, Beijing, China



The RUC-WUN Think-Tank Conference on “The Belt and Road and Green Development” took place in Renmin University of China on 23–24 March 2018. Founded in 2000, the WUN is a global network for higher education and research consisting of 23 universities from 13 countries. The CUHK is one of the member universities of the WUN, and Prof. Fanny M. Cheung, Co-Convenor of the GCR, is a member of the “Global China Group”. 

Prof. Fanny M. Cheung and other members of the GCR, including Prof. Carlos W. H. Lo and Prof. Yuan Xu, were invited to attend the Conference. Prof. Fanny M. Cheung delivered the keynote speech, while Prof. Carlos W. H. Lo and Prof. Yuan Xu participated in the panel session to share their views on public health and climate change. Nearly 200 experts from China and abroad took part in the first conference of the network, exchanging ideas on the theme of green development along the Belt and Road.