Post-COP24 Hong Kong Forum: Implications for Hong Kong’s Long-Term Decarbonization Strategy

HKUST Business School Central 15/F, Hong Kong Club Building, 3A Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong

At the forum, we will discuss the governments’ actions following United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (also known as COP24) and the private sector's action to decarbonize Hong Kong, given the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)’s advice that global carbon-neutrality is needed by 2050 to keep global average temperature increase to 1.5 °C.

The forum is co-hosted by Civic Exchange, HKUST Institute for the Environment, HKUST Business School, and Business Environment Council.

Report Launch: “Towards a Better Hong Kong: Pathways to Net Zero Carbon Emission by 2050”

Civic Exchange joins hands again with World Resource Institute in a study to inform Hong Kong’s pathway towards a low-carbon economy. On 29th June 2020, a HK2050 is Now’s public policy report will be released to highlight the urgency as well as opportunities for Hong Kong to strengthen policy actions. The report lays out a comprehensive roadmap…

HK2050 is Now Green Building Reports Launch Webinar

Online

You are cordially invited to the HK2050 is Now Green Building Reports Launch Webinar on 8 December 2020 (Tuesday) from 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm (GMT+8). The webinar will be broadcasted on Youtube and Facebook. Click here for Youtube Broadcasting Click here for Facebook Link Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s latest Policy Address places strong focus on meeting…

Free

ReThink 2021

Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong

It’s time to ReThink! Hong Kong’s best attended and most ambitious business event for sustainable development will be held on 5-6 October at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. ReThink 2021, co-organised by BEC, has been designed specifically for sustainability practitioners, business leaders and those responsible for researching and resourcing new sustainable strategies. The…

Report Launch: Private Development and Management of Public Open Spaces on the Victoria Harbour Water

WYNG COMMON, 16/F, Chun Wo Commercial Center Chun Wo Commercial Center, Hong Kong

*******𝐑𝐒𝐕𝐏 𝐛𝐲 𝐞𝐦𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐢𝐲𝐞𝐮𝐧𝐠@𝐜𝐢𝐯𝐢𝐜-𝐞𝐱𝐜𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐞.𝐨𝐫𝐠******* Report Launch presented by Ms. Carine Lai, Senior Researcher of Civic Exchange The aim of this report is to promote the development and management of future high-quality waterfronts and recommend improvements to guidelines and practices for private and non-profit sector involvement in managing and operating public spaces and recreational facilities on…