2022 Virtual Asia-Pacific 3MT competition
Faculty Knowledge Exchange Awards 2022
"Cancer Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment" Popular Science Education Lecture Series
Food for Thought
Food is more than a source of sustenance and pleasure. It is also a vehicle for thinking more deeply about the human condition and our place in the world, as explored by Dr Joe Lau in a recent knowledge exchange project.
HKU Engineering & UC Berkeley team develops high-speed imaging technology that captures blood flow at the single-cell level in the awake brain
Our interdisciplinary research team has provided unprecedented moving images of how individual blood cells flow in the brain of a mouse that was awake
Jockey Club End-of-Life Community Care Project effectively supports patients with terminal illness during the pandemic
JCECC has yielded higher positive impact during this critical moment of Hong Kong, and we hope that end-of-life care services could be regularised in the future to address community needs.
Rural Sustainability Programme – APAC Initiative for Regional Impact (AIRI) Held Inaugural Regional Roundtable
AIRI is a proud extension and scaling up of our Rural Sustainability programme at Lai Chi Wo, where the great work has been recognised by the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation in 2020
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Hong Kong is one of the world’s greatest cities. Less well-known is that there are also 600 villages in Hong Kong, mostly in the New Territories and outlying islands. Over the decades many have been abandoned or become rundown as villagers moved overseas and young people left to seek better jobs. One of the more established ones is Lai Chi Wo, a Hakka village in a remote valley in north-eastern New Territories, has still suffered from years of neglect after many villagers gave up farming and migrated to the UK in the 1950s. As part of an ongoing project through the Policy for Sustainability Lab under the Centre for Civil Society and Governance at the University of Hong Kong since 2013, a programme supported by HSBC, villagers are being encouraged to return to Lai Chi Wo to revitalise the village so that it will survive for future generations.