Modernising Hong Kong’s Water Management Policy Part I: Conservation and Consumption: Towards a Water-Smart Hong Kong

In this first report of “Modernising Hong Kong’s Water Policy Management” on conservation and consumption, we propose critical suggestions in pushing for behavioural change of consumers and more rapid responses by the Water Supplies Department to infrastructural failures. Key Policy Recommendations More ambitious water targets for 2030 Water pricing restructuring More robust and transparent data…

Open Space Handbook

This handbook is an educational resource published by Civic Exchange in May 2018 to help journalists, journalism students, urban planners, and the public learn more about open space – its definition, benefits, and importance in Hong Kong. More information about the distribution of open space can be found in Civic Exchange’s February 2017 report, “Unopened…

Catching the Wave: Hong Kong as a Regional Green Finance Hub?

On Tuesday April 17th 2018, Civic Exchange hosted an event Catching the Wave in HKUST’s Business School in Central on how Hong Kong could spearhead regional green finance development. Visiting Fellow Paula di Perna joined industry practitioners and experts on discussing the importance of embedding environmental, social, and governance (ESG) considerations into mainstream investing and finance.