Water is a precious resource that is vital to our existence and facilitates social and economic developments.

Yet, ensuring Hong Kong’s long-term water security has not been high on the city’s political agenda and people’s water-consumption levels are significantly above global averages. Civic Exchange research outlines ways to modernise Hong Kong’s water-management policy.

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The Illusion of Plenty

“The Illusion of Plenty” examines the challenges Hong Kong faces in managing its water sustainably and responsibly.

This report presents the most up-to-date perspectives and data, based on numerous interviews and a thorough review of documents, articles and reports spanning more than two decades. It provides information on the complex relationships and policies governing water resources in Hong Kong.


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