On the afternoon of July 12, the sub-forum of biodiversity and sustainable development -- The value of natural capital and its policy implications was held at the 2nd floor of Guiyang International Ecology Conference Center. The forum is hosted by the British Embassy in Beijing and the Secretariat of Eco Forum Global Guiyang. It is co-hosted by the British Consulate General in Chongqing, Global Forest Governance, Markets and Climate China, and co-organized by the Foreign Affairs Office of Guizhou Province. Zhang Yao, director of The Department of International Exchange and Cooperation, Luo Xuqiang, dean of The School of Geography and Resources, Liu Xun, dean of the School of Biological Science and 4 teachers of related majors were invited to attend the conference.
Cai Chaolin, Vice Governor of Guizhou Province, Wu Ruolan, British Ambassador to China, and Zhang Xinsheng, President and Chairman of IUCN attended the opening ceremony of the Forum and delivered a speech.The forum invited Lin Yifu, Deputy Director of the 13th Committee of Economy of the CPPCC National Committee and former Vice President of the World Bank, and Partha Dasgupta, professor of the University of Cambridge, to deliver keynote speeches on "Biodiversity and Sustainable Development -- The value of natural Capital and its Implications for policy". Ouyang Zhiyun, director and secretary of the party committee of Chinese Academy of Sciences Ecological Environmental Research Center, Wang yi, vice President of the strategic consulting institute of science and technology of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shi Yunsen, the British consul general consulate in Chongqing and other government, academic, financial, business experts and scholars made communication around the "natural capital pricing and implications for policy making in China and the UK.
During the whole forum, teachers of our university listened carefully. After the meeting, the they said that they had gained a lot from the conference, which not only broadened their horizons but also enhanced their self-confidence.In future work, they will give full play to the professional and technical advantage, to strengthen development of poverty crucial achievements and country revitalization, to create a better future for the people, to actively explore the new era of education teaching method and improve the teaching quality of education in an all-round way. Make every efforts to contribute to the prosperity of the country, national rejuvenation and the happiness of the people.