China’s intensified hydropower development plans during the 12FYP, particularly those in Southwest China, need to be reviewed and reconsidered because they run large risks that can have long-term irreversible impact on the nation’s security, competitiveness, ecology and people’s livelihood.
Public policy think tank Civic Exchange today announced a new programme which aims to improve nature conservation in Hong Kong.
Independent public policy thank-tank Civic Exchange today released its response to the Government’s Climate Change Strategy and Action Agenda and also released the findings from a new survey on Hong Kong people’s attitudes towards nuclear power.
Public policy think tank Civic Exchange today released a public opinion survey entitled “Less Talk, More Action”.
Independent public policy thank-tank Civic Exchange and scholars at the University of Leeds, UK, released a new research paper today on climate change and flood risks, titled “Rich Delta, Costly Flooding” showing Hong Kong hasn’t spent enough time to consider better flood management.
Public policy think tank Civic Exchange today released the results of a public opinion survey on Hong Kong people’s attitudes towards climate change.
Raising water price is inevitable for Hong Kong in order to manage water resources better. So far, the HKSAR Government hesitates to increase water tariffs because of expected resistance from legislators.
Authored by Carine Lai, Civic Exchange launched today a study, titled Treating the Symptoms: A Critical Review of Urban Renewal in Hong Kong. The report is a critical analysis of Hong Kong’s urban renewal policies since 2000, with Hong Kong’s Urban Renewal Authority (URA) as the main focus but not the only one.
Public policy think tank Civic Exchange today announced the findings of a study on roadside air pollution covering all 18 districts in Hong Kong.
The ‘Get It Green’ (‘GIG’) competition, jointly organized by the Environmental Campaign Committee (ECC) and Civic Exchange, with the funding support of the Environment & Conservation Fund of the HKSAR Government, is inviting youth aged 25 and under to submit entries related to climate change and low carbon living.