Barbara Finamore, author of the new book Will China Save the Planet?, talks to Jan Berris, National Committee Vice President, about China's path to becoming a responsible stakeholder on environmental issues.

Barbara Finamore is a senior attorney and Asia director at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). Ms. Finamore founded NRDC’s China Program, which promotes innovative policy development, capacity building and market transformation in China with a focus on climate, clean energy, environmental protection and urban solutions. Ms. Finamore has had 35 years of experience in environmental law and energy policy, focusing on China for over two decades. She has also worked in NRDC's nuclear nonproliferation program, at the U.S. Departments of Justice and the Interior, and as a consultant to the United Nations Development Programme and the Center for International Environmental Law.

Ms. Finamore gave a book talk at the National Committee on November 28. Learn more:

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