Ping He present Century Pioneer Award to Lester Brown
- To all,
Ping He, on behalf of the Union of Chinese American Professional Orgs. (UCAPO) present 'Century Pioneer Award' to Lester Brown, the president of Earth Policy Institute, IFCE's advisor and a world renowned enviro. scientist on Apr. 29 to recognize his significant contribution to sustainable development in China and the world.
UCAPO is an umbrella org which coordinates 30 professionals orgs in DC region including IFCE. Ping He also is the current president of the UCAPO. Each year, UCAPO provides awards to individuals and orgs. which made significant contribution to US-China coop, demonstrated professional leadership and promoted Chinese-American community.
Among individual awardees this year, Henry Paulson, the secretary of the US Treasury, and Mr. Hunter Huang, president of National Association for China's Peaceful Unification are two other winners.
Mr. Brown also delivered a speech at the event. Former IFCE director,
Hua Wang of the World Bank introduced Mr. Brown.
Two photos are attached.