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  1. New conservation measures inadequate: green group

    Posted Dec 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... including marine conservation, sustainable resource management, conservation of threatened genetic and species diversity and trade in live wildlife. Also, the NCP has not committed any new financial resources to conservation. The NCP sees the government seeking partnerships with the private sector to help conserve 12 top-priority heritage sites in a financially sustainable way. Conservancy ...

  2. Call of the wild

    Posted Oct 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and influencing their parents. Clarus Chu Ping-shing, assistant conservation officer at WWF Hong Kong, is attending the 13th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on International Trade ... the long run, it is vital to get the support of the major users to develop feasible resource management plans and adjust demand.' Mr Chu also urged students to participate in conservation ...

  3. A deeper insight into marine conservation

    Posted Jan 09th 2004, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... dolphin and whale species, the Ocean Park Conservation Foundation (OPCF) was established in 1993. It was aimed at raising public awareness of marine conservation. The charity's annual ... and environmental education and public awareness programmes. The event features game booths by OPCF award scheme participants, marine conservation workshops hosted by CityU and Chinese University students ...

  4. Exhibition clients seek more space at convention centre

    Posted Sep 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The announcement by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council ('Convention centre expansion unveiled', September 7) shows an extremely clear picture and very specific demand for the expansion of the major exhibition space, Halls One and Two, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The convention centre has an envious international record for developing prestigious exhibitions. ...

  5. Online call for action to save endangered coral fish

    Posted Sep 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... executive of WWF Hong Kong. 'It shows that many people are willing to take concrete actions to protect our marine resources when they know a species is on the verge of extinction.' The signatures were submitted to a Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department representative who will be voting at the Convention of International Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora ...

  6. Why the simple life is a luxury

    Posted Sep 25th 2004, 12:00am by Jean Nicol

    ... Chinese, on the other hand, are inculcated with an unambivalent esteem for money and what it can buy. The conventional explanation for this is that material wealth has come to be regarded as one ... of attachments so that one does not have to rely quite so much on external resources. It is meditating versus shopping, if you like. At least Bobos' consumption habits show that they reflect ...

  7. Hong Kong should begin to conserve water now

    Posted Nov 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for environmental sustainability should not be limited to concerns regarding air quality, but extend to all shared and common resources, including the availability of fresh water. Today there are between 40 and 50 million people living and working in the delta. While closer economic co-operation within the delta, such as through the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement, or the construction ...

  8. A rich, living heritage that is still evolving

    Posted Sep 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... scan Hong Kong Island's waterfront from the wings of the Convention Centre to the Macau Ferry piers. In that stretch of real estate with buildings soaring ever higher and valued collectively at billions of dollars, there are few remaining historic landmarks of our brief 163-year history. A mariner sailing into port after a 30-year absence could, with difficulty, pick out less ...

  9. Antarctic mission in for a battering

    Posted Oct 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Benjamin Wong Mainland vessel is in HK on the way to polar adventure A group of 127 Chinese scientists and sailors are Antarctic bound- and Hong Kong academic Ho Kin-chung knows exactly ... 'You would probably be too seasick to eat for days,' he adds. He should know. The Open University professor has travelled by sea to both the Arctic and the Antarctic- making the former ...

  10. Dolphins under threat

    Posted Nov 10th 2004, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... conservation of marine mammals and their habitats in Asian waters through research and education. This year, the charitable organisation funded 11 scientists to research marine species including ... LEE WING-SZE Many of us are familiar with the Chinese white dolphins, which are declining in numbers because of habitat loss and pollution. But another marine mammal in the region is also ...




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