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.

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

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
Asia network the key to GPI success
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
Artistic move to save Victoria Prison
A lesson on ethics
22 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
A lesson on ethics
Students vote for Top 10 stories
Scheme opens today
15 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
Scheme opens today
PolyU clothes a perfect fit for the needy
Use technology to improve the world
Future reporters learn the ropes
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
Linguistics and Language Technology
Your money: Cathy Tsang Ka-yan
14 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Your money: Cathy Tsang Ka-yan
Call for more action on conservation
Running wild
14 Mar 2007 - 12:00AM
Running wild
Global festivities
16 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Global festivities
Your money: Polly Lam
24 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
Your money: Polly Lam
Top four to work as interns at IBM
Maid to mother
16 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
Maid to mother
Non-pedigree chums
24 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
Non-pedigree chums
UK choir in concert
21 Mar 2007 - 12:00AM
UK choir in concert
Show raises funds and awareness
Investment contest
29 Jan 2007 - 12:00AM
Investment contest
Support the elderly
26 Mar 2007 - 12:00AM
Support the elderly
Helping hands from US
16 Mar 2007 - 12:00AM
Helping hands from US