Untitled timeline

Leadership

Mao Zedong

Oct 1, 1949 - Sep 9, 1976

Creation of PRC
Absolute Ruler
Founder of PRC

Deng Xiaoping

1978 - 1993

Jiang Zemin

1993 - 2003

Hu Jintao

2003 - 2013

Xi Jinping

2013 - 2023

Events

World starts noticing China's environmental Problems

1990

pg. 279

Car numbers triple on the road to around 3.5 million

2000 - 2008

60,000 Environmental protests

2006

China overtook the U.S in becoming world's biggest emitter

2007

Upgrade SEPA to Ministry of Environmental Protection

Mar 2008

3 Year Plan to improve environment

2013 - 2015