Michelle Chan

Michelle Chan is vice-president of programs for Friends of the Earth 
Michelle Chan
Michelle Chan is vice-president of programs for Friends of the Earth 

Latest from Michelle Chan

China’s institutions and banks need help from the world’s civil society to ensure the Belt and Road Initiative remains green
Opinion | How can China and California tout clean energy but still dirty their hands with fossil fuels?

As officials from California and China gather to talk about clean, renewable energy, both have continued to exploit unsafe fossil fuels, within and beyond their borders.

7 Sep 2018 - 5:52PM

As officials from California and China gather to talk about clean, renewable energy, both have continued to exploit unsafe fossil fuels, within and beyond their borders.

How can China and California tout clean energy but still dirty their hands with fossil fuels?
Chinese banks must ensure companies investing abroad make good on promise of sustainability
China's 'going out' companies must tread the earth more lightly

In 2012, a Chinese-owned mining company, EcuaCorriente, signed a deal with the Ecuadorean government to develop a copper mine in one of the most biodiverse and beautiful places on earth. Located in Ecuador's misty highlands, the Mirador mine has since been the target of protests, lawsuits and resistance from communities and organisations concerned about the mine's impact on water, biodiversity and indigenous peoples.

24 Feb 2014 - 2:53AM

In 2012, a Chinese-owned mining company, EcuaCorriente, signed a deal with the Ecuadorean government to develop a copper mine in one of the most biodiverse and beautiful places on earth. Located in Ecuador's misty highlands, the Mirador mine has since been the target of protests, lawsuits and resistance from communities and organisations concerned about the mine's impact on water, biodiversity and indigenous peoples.

China's 'going out' companies must tread the earth more lightly
An aerial view of HK
15 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
An aerial view of HK
English lessons on the air
9 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
English lessons on the air
Fury at '$2,500 a life' on victims of Central crash
Make a documentary
31 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
Make a documentary
A lesson on ethics
22 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
A lesson on ethics
Students vote for Top 10 stories
Pets to tie the knot
1 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Pets to tie the knot
PolyU clothes a perfect fit for the needy
Use technology to improve the world
Risky business
2 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Risky business
Your money - Lee Ho-kwan
31 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
Your money - Lee Ho-kwan
Your money: Andy Chau Man-tai
10 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
Your money: Andy Chau Man-tai
Your money: Yu Feixia
7 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Your money: Yu Feixia
Your money: Cathy Tsang Ka-yan
14 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Your money: Cathy Tsang Ka-yan
Call for more action on conservation
Influential men help HKBU
13 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Influential men help HKBU
Global festivities
16 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Global festivities
Your money: Polly Lam
24 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
Your money: Polly Lam
Play it by ear
15 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Play it by ear
Maid to mother
16 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Maid to mother
Non-pedigree chums
24 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
Non-pedigree chums
The story behind fireworks
17 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
The story behind fireworks
Show raises funds and awareness
Investment contest
29 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
Investment contest
Walk to help others see
21 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Walk to help others see
Helping hands from US
16 Mar 2007 - 12:00AM
Helping hands from US