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Water Management International Conference

About this event

Together, Workshop 4 Water Ethics (W4W), the Swiss Chinese Law Association (SCLA) and are hosting this international conference on water management and water ethics in the Chinese context, in celebration of the recent publication of the Chinese translation of Blue Ethics: Ethical Perspectives on Sustainable, Fair Water Resources Use and Management and Water Ethics: Principles and Guidelines.


18:00-18:10 Opening Speech (Mr. Zhang Tianze)

18:10-18:20 Introduction to W4W (Workshop for Water Ethics) and to Blue Ethics (Dr. Evelyne Fiechter-Widemann, President of W4W)

18:20-18:35 Special Speech (Dr. Diego Mejia-Lemos, International Law Professor in Xi’An)

18:35-18:40 The Perspective of the Translator of Blue Ethics (Mr. Jingfei Jiang)

18:40-18:50 汉译西方哲学和伦理学概念:一些理解和挑战 (Translating Western Philosophical and Ethical Concepts- Some Gained Understanding and Challenges) (Mr. Chee Chian Cheng)

18:50-19:05 Special Speech by a Chinese Organization and Water Management

19:05-19:20 Ethics Framing Constructively the Multi-stakeholders' Process Towards a Sustainable, Fair Water Use (Dr. Benoît Girardin, Former Swiss Ambassador)

19:20-19:35 Special Speech from the Legal Profession in China

19:35-19:45 Discussion

19:45-19:50 Closure Speech (Mr. Zhang Tianze) 

When07 December 2022
11:00-12:50 CET
WhereOnline & Onsite in China Shenzhen
Language English