On 30 June 2015, China announced its enhanced actions and measures on climate change in a document submitted to the Secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. 

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Download: Full-text (Chinese and English version): Enhanced Actions on Climate Change: China's Intended Nationally Determined Contributions

The 2030 Agenda

This Agenda is a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity. It also seeks to strengthen universal peace in larger freedom. We recognize that eradicating poverty in all its forms and dimensions, including extreme poverty, is the greatest global challenge and an indispensable requirement for sustainable development.

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Durban Declaration

2050 vision for forests and forestry

Nearly 4000 participants from 142 countries met at the XIV World Forestry Congress on 7–11 September 2015 in Durban, South Africa- for the first time on the African continent – inaspirit of inclusiveness and with a willingness to learn from each other, share diverse points of view and gain new perspectives.

The Congress offers the following vision for forests and forestry as away of contributing to achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and a sustainable future to 2050 and beyond.

 Durban Declaration

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 China in Action

Wildlife occupies an integral place in the ecosystem. The inestimable values of wildlife are arresting more and more attention in di!erent domains such as ecology, genetic engineering, sociology, economy, science, education, culture, entertainment and aesthetics. The need to protect wildlife worldwide has achieved global concern and it demands commitment from the whole society. Furthermore, tireless efforts have been made by the international community in the field of wildlife protection. However, wildlife trade keeps cropping up all over the world, which tells heavily against current efforts, thus gravely disrupting the order of rational wildlife utilization, resulting in resource depletion and endangering many animal species. In response to such a grave situation, it is imperative that we cope with these issues preemptively.

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Forestry for Ecosystem and Livelihood

Ecological civilization calls for harmony between man and nature and fundamental change of the modes of production and living. It is a long-term strategic undertaking concerning people's welfare and our nation's future. The Chinese government emphasizes that forestry development must be taken as a top priority in developing ecological civilization, thus entrusting even greater responsibilities on the shoulder of the forestry sector.

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