Hong Kong was hit by Typhoon Mangkhut in 2018. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong can step up fight against global warming by declaring a ‘climate emergency’

  • 2 experts call on Hong Kong to be a climate action role model for the world
  • More than 1,000 cities in 16 countries have declared a climate emergency
Topic |   Climate crisis

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Hong Kong was hit by Typhoon Mangkhut in 2018. Photo: Winson Wong
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Would buying Gucci footwear make you feel ashamed? The fashion industry is now under scrutiny for the harm it is doing to the environment. Photo: Shutterstock

Climate change: will young shoppers stop buying luxury goods to help save the planet?

  • Flygskam, or ‘Flight shame’, has stopped people flying because of the environmental damage it causes, and the fashion industry is now under scrutiny
  • Driven largely by Chinese shoppers’ huge appetite for classic brands, more natural resources are being used than ever before
Topic |   Fashion

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Would buying Gucci footwear make you feel ashamed? The fashion industry is now under scrutiny for the harm it is doing to the environment. Photo: Shutterstock
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