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June 2019

Prof. Dr. Martin Welp (Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development): “Greening for urban wellbeing: A Sustainability Assessment of the Kökyar Protection Forest in NW China”

18. Jun., 16:00 - 18:00
Verfügungsgebäude, VG 4.103,
Platz der Göttinger Sieben 7
37073 Göttingen

Abstract: China has made remarkable achievements in increasing forest and vegetation cover in large parts of the country. The Three-North Shelter Forest Program (also known as the great green wall) is one the famous national initiatives to hold back desertification. On the local level, the city of Aksu, located at the fringe of the Taklimakan desert in NW China, started already in the 1980s preparing and planting the so called Kökyar protection forest. It is an ecological engineering project with…

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Prof. Selçuk Esenbel (Department of History, Boğaziçi University Istanbul): „Japan and China on the Silk Road: A Global History of Politics and Culture in Eurasia“

18. Jun., 18:00 - 20:00
Kulturwissenschaftliches Zentrum, KWZ 0.609,
Heinrich-Düker-Weg 14
37073 Göttingen

Abstract: Japan on the Silk Road is a global history of politics and culture from the late 19th century until the end of the second world war connected to the Great Game between competing empires of Russia, Britain, and China in the vast area of Eurasia across the Middle East and Central Asia. Between 1868-1945 Japanese diplomats, military officers, archaeologists, and linguists traversed the land locked and maritime Silk Roads pursuing imperial interest and exploring ancient civilizations. A global team…

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Sonderführung durch den Forstbotanischen Garten der Universität Göttingen: China – Gehölze aus dem Reich der Mitte

18. Jun., 18:15 - 19:15

Die Führung wird von Dipl.-Ing. Volker Meng im Rahmen der Vortragsreihe China’s Green Transformation im Sommersemester 2019 angeboten. Die Führungen sind kostenfrei und eine Anmeldung ist nicht nötig. Anfahrt und Treffpunkt: Arboretum China Bushaltestelle Tammanstraße am Nordcampus Route 1: Haltestelle Göttingen Campus (Linie 41) bis Goldschmidtstraße, dann zu Fuß 2 Minuten bis Haltestelle Tammanstraße Route 2: Haltestelle Göttingen Blauer Turm (Linie 23) Richtung Uni-Nord bis Tammanstraße

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CeMEAS/U4 Workshop & Public Panel: Towards a New Global Order? Ambitions, Scope and Challenges of China’s Belt and Road Initiative

19. Jun., 13:00 - 18:15
Tagungs- und Veranstaltungshaus Alte Mensa,
Wilhelmsplatz 3
37073 Göttingen

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Prof. Olivier Remaud (École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris, France) and Prof. Chunjie Zhang (University of California, Davis, USA): „Normative and Reflexive Ethics: Perspectives from China and the West, 1900-1950“

25. Jun., 17:00 - 20:00
Verfügungsgebäude, VG 3.102,
Platz der Göttinger Sieben 7
37073 Göttingen

Abstract: In this joint event, Olivier Remaud and Chunjie Zhang will explore the possibility of using normativity and reflexivity as ethics in relation to environmental and cultural cosmopolitanisms in the first half of the twentieth century. Remaud will first lecture on “The World as Earth. Environmental Reflexivity and the Philological Mind.” From oceans filled with plastics to rainforest burnings, the impact of human actions on the earth and the atmosphere has reached a global level. All species from mammals to…

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