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World Business Council for Sustainable Development

Green plea

Council for Sustainable Development members want the chief executive to reverse what they see as the downgrading of the group. Should the council be suspended until the issue is resolved? Write to us.

Tuesday, 6 May, 2008, 12:00am

Join green scheme

Sustainable development - the concept of promoting economic and social development while protecting the environment - is highlighted in a special awards programme for schools.

29 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Sustaining interest in originality

The Council for Sustainable Development is inviting applications for grants for projects that promote sustainable practices and raise awareness of sustainable development.

It is the fifth round of applications since the Sustainable Development Fund was set up in 2003.

9 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

No sustainable development without family-friendly jobs

In her Out of the Box column 'A workable solution for women' (July 3), Kitty Poon considered conflicting pressures in the search for a cure for competitiveness caused by an ageing population.

8 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

On the road towards sustainable development

The public consultation on sustainable development asks Hong Kong people to make crucial choices about the future of their city. The responses received so far are uplifting - and a little surprising. They suggest there has been a welcome sea change in public opinion.

5 Oct 2004 - 12:00am

Sustainable development fund wins approval

Legislators yesterday approved the establishment of a $100 million government fund for projects and research into sustainable development.

The deadline for the first round of applications is expected to be September.

14 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

Cautious optimism

The Chief Executive's Annual Policy Address will be delivered on Wednesday and we should try to be positive about it. This should be a good address.

8 Oct 2000 - 12:00am