Dimitri De Boer

Dimitri de Boer is chief representative in China of ClientEarth, a European environmental law group. He works with the Ministry of Environmental Protection, the Supreme People’s Court, and the Supreme People’s Procuratorate, to support their efforts to strengthen environmental governance and rule of law.

This article was originally published on China Dialogue under a Creative Commons licence. It will be a gargantuan task for China to make good on its recent pledge to become carbon neutral by 2060. Currently, it contributes about 26% of global carbon emissions, its economy is still rapidly developing, and many of its sectors and…