IHDP Knowledge Transfer Database

National Committee China

Acronym: CNC-IHDP

The Chinese National Committee for the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change (CNC-IHDP) is an academic organization aiming at promoting and organizing China to be an active member of IHDP, which is directly led by the China Association for Science and Technology (CAST). The Department of International Cooperation in the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People's Republic of China (MOST) is responsible for the concrete operation of the CNP-IHDP. The CNP-IHDP Secretariat is located in Beijing, China at the Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research (IGSNRR), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). Key Human Dimensions Research Questions - Industrial Transformation - Global Environmental Change and Human Security - Land Change Science - Land-Ocean Interactions in the Coastal Zone - Risk Governance - Urbanization