China completed $ 2.38 billion in renewable energy investment along the Belt and Road Initiative in the first ten months
The International Symposium on "One Belt, One Road" Green Rule Standard Interoperability was held in Changsha on October 9th. Chinese officials described and shared the achievements and wisdom of China in the construction of the green "Belt and Road".
"Chinese companies' construction of Pakistan's highway project has helped Pakistan's afforestation plan. In the construction of waste power stations in Ethiopia, Chinese companies have also brought green technology to the local people." Said Wang Xiaolong, director of the International Economics Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China. The “Belt and Road” International Alliance for Green Development has launched the “Belt and Road” eco-environmental protection big data service platform, and has launched a series of action initiatives such as green lighting with UN agencies.
Wang Xiaolong believes that in the construction of the green "Belt and Road", full consideration must be given to the development stages and resource endowments of different countries. "For example, in the development of clean energy, we cannot do everything. The development of green finance, green industries, and green infrastructure also reflects inclusiveness, ensuring that it is affordable and accessible to developing countries."
As of April 2019, more than 120 Chinese and foreign partners have joined the “Belt and Road” International Alliance for Green Development, including more than 60 foreign countries such as environmental departments, international organizations, research institutions and companies in the “Belt and Road” countries. Party partners.
"In the six years since the 'Belt and Road' initiative was proposed, green development cooperation platforms have been continuously enriched, policy communication has been deepened, and cooperation achievements have been continuously implemented." Li Yonghong, deputy director of the Foreign Cooperation and Exchange Center of the Ministry of Ecology and Environment, revealed that China has also initiated the establishment of the "Belt and Road" “One Road” eco-environmental protection big data service platform; around environmental laws, regulations and standards, biodiversity protection, more than 20 seminars are held each year to share the practice of ecological environment protection; actively implement the Green Road Messenger Program, for six years to jointly build the “Belt and Road” "The country has trained more than 2,000 environmental officials.
Data from China's National Development and Reform Commission show that as of the end of October this year, China had signed 197 "Belt and Road" cooperation documents with 137 countries and 30 international organizations.