COP26: Climate adaptation vital in race to net zero but where’s the funding?

SCMP: At COP26, participants are no longer just talking about the “race to zero” or carbon neutrality. The “race to resilience” – a UN-backed campaign to catalyse global ambition towards helping the most vulnerable communities survive and thrive amid climate stresses – has also been incorporated into the UN climate conference’s official agenda. The “race…

Researchers Call for Disrupting “Business-As-Usual” Power Systems with Low-Carbon Energy Sources to Ensure Energy Security and Decarbonise

Download Press Release Here   HONG KONG, 06 October 2021 – Hong Kong can maintain energy security and work toward decarbonizing its economy by diversifying its regional power sector portfolio and scaling-up domestic renewables, according to a report released today. The report, from Civic Exchange (CEx), an independent public policy think tank, and World Resources…

Private Development and Management Of Public Open Spaces On The Victoria Harbour Waterfront

  Click here for the presentation More about the speakers Panel speaker list  Francis NGAI  Francis Ngai is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Social Ventures Hong Kong (SVhk). He is also the Founder of Playtao Education, BottLess, HATCH, Sonova and a Co-Founder of Green Monday and RunOurCity. SVhk is an impact organisation focused on innovating social change for Hong Kong’s urban social challenges through…