South China Morning Post: Civic Exchange research is cited in this feature about the mental health impact of Hong Kong urban design, which leaves little room for children to run and play.
Hong Kong Free Press: Can Hong Kongers actually use their public space? In this feature article, researcher Carine Lai outlined problems with outdated Development Bureau guidelines, leading to unfriendly urban design.
Morning Brew on RTHK Radio 3: Civic Exchange Fellow Simon Ng and US academic Prof. Gottlieb discuss transport, pollution and recycling in LA and HK, two cities that have much to learn from each other.
Radio Television Hong Kong: Visiting US scholar Prof. Robert Gottlieb compared the ways that Hong Kong and Los Angeles handle air pollution and food security. He co-authored “Global Cities: Urban Environments in Los Angeles, Hong Kong, and China” with Civic Exchange Fellow Simon Ng.
Civic Exchange submitted our recommendations to Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheung Yuet-ngor for the upcoming October 2017 policy address.
Civic Exchange is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Winnie CW Cheung as our new CEO, effective on 1 September 2017.