May 11, 2011 /
"When the demand of the people goes up, the quality of the environment will go down", says Jiang Yong, an ecologist studying Dongting Lake.
May 3, 2011 /
Millions of Chinese flock to factories in the Pearl River Delta in the hopes of finding work. However, their work conditions often lack safety standards, and can lead to injuries.
April 27, 2011 /
Due to China's very rapid economic growth in the last few decades, and the impact of climate change, large parts of China's wetlands are vanishing or have already disappeared.
April 8, 2011 /
In China, new organizations are trying to push ideas of corporate social responsibility and ethical supply chains to replace a mindset that values productivity above all.
March 24, 2011 /
Meet the force behind China's Labor Movement.
March 22, 2011 /
Voice of America
As part of the DC Environmental Film Festival, four films explore the conflicts tied to water issues, as part of the annual World Water Day observance.
March 11, 2011 /
Apple laptops, Nokia phones, Motorola HDTV boxes, iPods, and iPhones are among common items churned out by this Taiwanese electronics giant's oppressed labor force.
March 2, 2011 /
In the Pearl River Delta, members of China’s growing labor movement adapts its tactics to avoid government suspicion.
March 2, 2011
As China’s Pearl River Delta region moves toward higher-skilled manufacturing, a network of former migrant workers is organizing, educating and empowering the area’s workforce.
November 22, 2010 /
This year, photographer Sean Gallagher travelled across China, documenting the impact of the country’s vanishing wetlands. In a series of images, he introduces a striking story of decline.