Poetry in Translation: Bringing Chinese Poetry to English-speaking Audiences
We are changing the reputation that Hong Kong has as a centre of culture, and of how poets and writers think of Hong Kong.
Playing for Change
The “Play n Gain” Programme fosters children’s social-emotional learning in natural ways, and at the same time, improves parents’ understanding of the role of play.
Shedding Light on the Drugs World
Understanding the set and setting of drug use is critical to assessing a user’s mind set and devising appropriate treatment or sentencing.
The Business of ‘Best Before’
A student-led social enterprise is addressing the problem of food waste by selling products that have passed the ‘best before’ date but are still safe to eat.
A Global Voice of Sustainability Policy
HKU’s Policy for Sustainability Lab has been recognised by the United Nations as a new member of the International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI), a programme begun in 2010 with the aim of ‘promoting collaboration in the conservation and restoration of sustainable human-influenced natural environments through broader global recognition of their value’.
Data: Now Open for Business
There is enormous public benefit from these plans for making government data open. The reality is the government can never supply enough information, and the cost of making these data available is marginal.