China Town Hall

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China Town Hall By Gradi Muyembi

The China Town Hall of 2014 was a wonderful and unique experience from listening to the president carter to discussing about the subject in our community after Dr Melinda's speech. “Local Connection and National reflexion” was an important theme for this event. It allows us to find how we could increase our relationship with China in terms of business and other financial opportunity since China is actually the 2nd largest economy of the world. But at the same time it gives us an opportunity to think about the Chinese policy and the environmental and human rights issues that spoil the country. First, getting a good relationship between China and USA is the key to stability in the world. China is and will always be a good partner for the USA. As the president Carter said, since 1978, both countries economy grew significantly after the partnership. I think USA is the world leader in terms of new technologies and industries, but the Chinese workforce stays the most competitive in the world certainly due to his massive population which is almost 15% of the world's population. Today China has a pretty great defense system, so if USA-China relationship get really worse, I think the world 3 rd war will be at the door. But I think this is why we have this reflexion to understand the importance of each other which should bring us in Partnering instead fighting so that every one can win. The Other reflexion about this event will certainly be on the environmental issues that China is facing today. This lead us to the next topic of Dr Melinda which was about “Eco-villages and Environmental China's rapid growth”. Since Global warming stays one of the most issues for our next society, we can't be indifferent to notice what going with the pollution in China. I liked the idea of building eco-villages and city where zero pollution will be tolerated.…...

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