Visitors enjoy the shade at Hong Kong Park in Central. Photo: Jonathan Wong Visitors enjoy the shade at Hong Kong Park in Central. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Visitors enjoy the shade at Hong Kong Park in Central. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Letters | Why a cooler, greener Hong Kong has a better chance of keeping a future pandemic at bay

  • It is a worrying prospect that Hong Kong’s health system might be overwhelmed under the double blow of a future epidemic and illness induced by climate change
  • Policymakers must boost biodiversity and enhance both eco-health and public health

Topic |   Hong Kong weather
Visitors enjoy the shade at Hong Kong Park in Central. Photo: Jonathan Wong Visitors enjoy the shade at Hong Kong Park in Central. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Visitors enjoy the shade at Hong Kong Park in Central. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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