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WWF Hong Kong

WWF nonprofit ends union with wetland developer Cheung Kong

Development plans by property giant Cheung Kong (Holdings) suffered their second blow in a week after the developer's green-group partner in a controversial wetlands housing project pulled out.

Wednesday, 15 May, 2013, 7:30am 1 comment

Works chief Edwin Tong calls WWF Hong Kong criticism biased

Edwin Tong Ka-hung, head of the Civil Engineering Office, criticised some outside analysis of the results of the engagement exercise as biased. Tong was responding to earlier accusations by WWF Hong Kong, which said it was dissatisfied with how the results were released and presented. 

25 Feb 2013 - 5:27am

Youngsters to gain better appreciation for nature via outdoor courses

One way to conserve ecologically valuable sites would be to teach youngsters to be "watchdogs" of the natural world, in the view of one green group.

1 Dec 2012 - 3:48am

Nam Sang Wai wetland size should meet 'no-net loss' principle

The Nam Sang Wai developer has claimed its proposed project would almost meet the "no-net loss" principle under planning guidelines that require wetlands to retain the same net area after development.

15 Nov 2012 - 4:38am

HKEx urges more compliance with WWF environmental objectives

Listed companies are being urged by the stock exchange to report on their compliance with "environmental, social and governance" (ESG) practices - such as turning off lights after working hours - from January.

26 Oct 2012 - 1:31pm

A green warrior says farewell

Eric Bohm didn't like it when drivers left their vehicles' engines running in idle. Often he kindly asked them to switch their engines off. But now drivers can breathe easy.

14 May 2012 - 12:00am

Developer seeks delay in wetlands planning bid

A property developer has asked for a delay in submitting its planning application for a housing project near the Mai Po reserve, amid mounting public concern over the development's environmental impact.

7 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Groups rally against WWF over land deal

Local green groups have united to denounce WWF Hong Kong for working with a subsidiary of the property giant Cheung Kong which wants to develop a plot of land near Mai Po.

3 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Third runway fears

The global conservation body WWF is calling on the Airport Authority to halt public consultation on the planned construction of a third runway until more information is revealed.

20 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Marketing officer, seafood

Help make a difference for the environment and join global conservation body WWF.

19 Mar 2010 - 12:00am