The Eco Forum Global Annual Conference Guiyang 2014, to be held from July 10 to 12, is a national platform to promote sustainable development and build eco-civilization.
Purog Kangri Glacier, the third largest in the world, has shrunk by 50 meters over the past 30 years.
Liao Lichun's dream is to safeguard Beijing's blue sky. "I hope that I can green the deserts in everybody's hearts, and future generations can live better lives as a result of the efforts of us volunteers," he said.
Herdsmen in Yushu, Qinghai Province, have had a difficult time recently getting along with wild animals, partly because the shortage of food has made them turn against the local people.