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  1. Comment - Letters

    Children can help save the elephants

    Posted Oct 08th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... pointed out many key facts on elephant conservation, the most important point is that she is a Form Three student. That makes the letter even more special because one of the only hopes ... It destroyed people's lives in Africa, and it guts the fragile elephant population. If nothing is done, forest elephants (Loxodonta cyclotis) will be the first to be wiped out in just a few years ...

  2. Eat less meat to save Earth

    Posted Apr 27th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... footprints,' said Idy Wong Lai-yin, head of sustainable living and agriculture department of Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden. 'Meat production depletes water and land resources, putting severe ... rearing also produces greenhouse gases which worsen global warming.' Ms Wong stressed the important role each of us plays in conserving the environment. 'Our daily habits affect ...

  3. Idea of conservation must grow at school

    Posted Apr 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... YP intern Dianne Pancho King George V School, in Ho Man Tin, conducted a Green Week by reducing a different resource on each day during the week. The activity, organised at the end of last month by the school's green team, which is known as 10%, expanded on last year's one-day event. Students were encouraged not to use different resources, including printing, air ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Teaching pupils about benefits of rest has no effect on their sleeping habits: study

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 06:15pm by JENNFER NGO

    ... among teenagers, because those are the years where eating, sleeping and living habits are formed,” she said. “It’ll be harder to change once you’ve acquired a bad living habit.” ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... paintings, stories, buildings, religious icons) for thousands of years. Yet people have never expended resources conserving things they did not value for one reason or another. Hence the first step in the public promotion of the conservation of anything, living or not, is to promote positive values for it in the eyes of the community. Dolphin shows around the world are the first and often only ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, April 28, 2013

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am

    ... of inflation. People can hardly support their lives with these high prices of daily goods. There is no doubt that if we continue on this course the wages of low-income people will soon be unable to keep ... of rising prices on people who are struggling to earn a living, why can't they do their utmost to help? Moreover, I think selling perishable goods at discounts shortly before stores close each ...

  7. Conservation still failing despite award

    Posted Feb 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Award is bringing attention to a pioneer who laid much of the groundwork for heritage conservation, at a time when architects and urban designers are ever more marginalised in city planning. ... capital, would not have been demolished if a better conservation mechanism had been in place. 'I was very concerned over the fate of the courtyard house and the Beibu hutong because I still ...

  8. New lab to study marine pollution

    Posted Aug 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lai Ying-kit Scientists from six universities in Hong Kong have joined forces to set up a national-level laboratory that will research marine protection and biological resources on the mainland. The Ministry of Science and Technology earlier this month approved the universities' plan to launch the State Key Laboratory in Marine Pollution. State Key Laboratories are recognised ...

  9. Education is key to saving marine life

    Posted May 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... environment. The two have established marine parks and reserves. Using a similar model to the Mai Po Nature Reserve and its education centre to promote wetland conservation and education, the Hoi Ha ... Education for many organisations, including the WWF and commercial enterprises, is seen as the long-term solution for cleaning up and protecting Hong Kong's diverse marine life. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Education secretary pledges children will be educated where they live

    Posted Feb 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Chong, Jennifer Cheng

    ... Dennis Chong and Jennifer Cheng Minister promises children will be educated in district where they live, but it is unclear how schools will absorb the 1,400 extra enrolments More places for primary pupils The education secretary has promised "special arrangements" to ensure that children in the northern New Territories will get a school place in the district where they live ...




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