Dr. Eva Sternfeld For over 20 years Eva Sternfeld has been involved with research on issues related to environment, urban development and water management in China. She holds a PhD degree from the East-Asian Institute of the Free University of Berlin. From 2000 to April 2008 she was working for the China Environment and Sustainable Development Reference and Research Center (CESDRRC) in Beijing, an environmental information facility set up by the Center for Environmental Education and Communication (CEEC) of the State Environmental Protection Administration (SEPA). Since August 2008, she is the director of the TU China Research Group. Dr. Sternfeld has been working as a consultant for various German and international institutions.