A solar panel system at the St. Bonaventure Catholic Primary School in Diamond Hill. The Environment and Conservation Fund was set up in 1994. Photo: Edmond So

Hong Kong’s chief auditor scolds environmental watchdog for ‘inadequate supervision’ of stalled government-funded projects

  • Director of Audit reports that 47 per cent of the 607 projects had been underway for more than four years without proper oversight
Topic |   Hong Kong environmental issues

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A solar panel system at the St. Bonaventure Catholic Primary School in Diamond Hill. The Environment and Conservation Fund was set up in 1994. Photo: Edmond So
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Professor Ho Kin-chung, founder and director of the Polar Research Institute of Hong Kong, talks about environmental issues at Citywalk in Tsuen Wan. Photo: Roy Issa

Hong Kong environmental protection pioneer tells of 30-year campaign, and how an Antarctic expedition almost killed him and finance chief Paul Chan

  • Professor Ho Kin-chung will on Monday embark on his 16th trip to the Arctic
  • The 62-year-old has splashed out HK$1 million from his pension fund on a polar research station
Topic |   Hong Kong environmental issues

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Professor Ho Kin-chung, founder and director of the Polar Research Institute of Hong Kong, talks about environmental issues at Citywalk in Tsuen Wan. Photo: Roy Issa
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