Independent Public Policy think tank Civic Exchange today launched “The Hedley Environmental Index”, a new website which for the first time quantifies the public health and monetary costs of air pollution in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong’s Silent Epidemic – Public Opinion Survey on Air Pollution, Environment and Public Health 2008
2008 Survey on Hong Kong People’s attitudes toward air pollution, environment and public health, commissioned by Civic Exchange.
This report describes the development of a model for estimating the health burden due to air pollution in PRD by incorporating health effect estimates (i.e. the excess risks) from daily time-series studies of air pollution and estimating the avoidable impact of air pollution
The objectives of this review are: to identify the nature and types of studies on air pollution and health in Greater China, excluding Taiwan, including publications in both local and international journals on medicine and health.
This report outlines the threats to public health caused by rising toxic emissions from the rapid growth of marine related activities in Hong Kong and Shenzhen. It also identifies a number of short medium and long-term solutions for tackling the problem, and…
Hong Kong public policy think tank Civic Exchange today
released a report outlining the threats to public health caused by rising toxic emissions from the rapid growth of marine related activities in Hong Kong and Shenzhen.
This report provides groundbreaking new insights into the regional air pollution discussion and fills in key knowledge gaps – with the aim of informing the public, business, and government about the true scale of the problem.
Hong Kong based think tank Civic Exchange releases a groundbreaking study today entitled “A Price Too High – Health Impacts of Air Pollution in southern China”.