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  1. Enriching experience

    Posted Oct 16th 2008, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... But they all returned to school for a rare encounter with a group of Hong Kong primary school teachers. Their visit was organised by WWF Hong Kong and sponsored by Swire. Some of the students walked ... for books. 'But those who can't afford to pay for food and clothing, or those without parents, are sent here,' says Lama Luosang. In 2005, WWF China collaborated with the Baimaxueshan ...

  2. Corrections & Clarifications

    Posted Aug 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Regarding the article 'A cruise on the wild side' published on July 30, WWF Hong Kong does not operate boat tours to see dolphins, and Dr Alan Leung from WWF Hong Kong did not say the Hong Kong-Zuhai-Macau bridge works further endangered pink dolphins or their habitats. ...

  3. WWF launches competition to combat subsidy

    Posted Aug 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Sara Yin

    ... Sara Yin Environmental group WWF has launched an energy-saving competition to offset the government's electricity subsidy, which it regards as a polluting policy. Dubbed the 'HK$3,600 Low Carbon Challenge', the WWF Hong Kong will reward individuals and families who use the least of their electricity subsidy from next month to January next year. The competition ...

  4. WWF to launch electricity-saving contest

    Posted Aug 18th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee Environmental group WWF will launch an electricity-saving competition next month, out of concerns that the government's HK$3,600-a-year domestic electricity subsidy ... Fung Shun-kwan, WWF Hong Kong climate programme campaign officer. 'For example, some may keep their homes air- conditioned all day long.' As part of its inflation-relief measures, ...

  5. WWF chief has lifelong interest in magic of animals

    Posted Jun 21st 2008, 12:00am by David Phair

    ... Eric Bohm is the chief executive of the WWF Hong Kong. He was talking to David Phair. When I was about seven years old, I'd walk though the fields to school in Montreal, Canada, ... to help a client whose company was experiencing difficulties, and I've realised that it's my life and not my career that's propelled me along. Now I work for the WWF and have never ...

  6. Charity walks to raise money for green projects

    Posted Oct 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... The walk is organised by WWF. Every year, the walks are held to raise money for WWF Hong Kong's conservation and education programmes. This year, the walks are on October 26 and November 2. ... waste and reducing our carbon footprints. Activities will show sustainable uses of electricity. As well as educating participants, WWF wants the walks to be fun. They will give people a chance ...

  7. Department store makes green moves

    Posted Jul 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tiffany Lam Marks & Spencer has launched a No Plastic Bag Day and will charge 50 cents for each carrier bag on Tuesdays, with the proceeds going to WWF Hong Kong. It will also offer more organic and fair-trade products, reduce packaging, recycle hangers and produce clothes that are machine-washable at low temperatures. ...

  8. Wild pandas crying out for a home after Sichuan tremors

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the total wild panda population of about 1,600. In addition, at least 86 of WWF's 110 panda projects on the ground have been seriously disrupted. The lovable panda, China's national ... activities. Now with the numbers further crippled by the Sichuan earthquake, WWF hopes to repair and reconstruct the facilities of affected panda reserves, institute green reconstruction guidelines, ...

  9. Eat seafood in an ocean friendly way

    Posted Dec 09th 2008, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... and Agriculture Organisation, 75 per cent of all major marine seafood stocks are over-fished. A recent survey by green group WWF (Hong Kong) showed more than 70 per cent of Hong Kong diners were unaware of the origins of the seafood they ate. The variety of fish and shellfish available on the market has declined over recent years, prompting concerned groups to call for action. WWF has published Hong ...

  10. Exploring sustainable seafood

    Posted Mar 27th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... environment. The activity, organised by the environmental group WWF, Dot Cod Seafood Restaurant and Oyster Bar and Ocean Park, was held on March 15. It introduced several sustainable seafood recipes ... 'green' menu, which was introduced last month. 'WWF recognises that operating a seafood catering business is not an easy task. But we have to understand that [sustainable] seafood is the only ...




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