Past News & Events

Publications of FreshWater Watch Research in International Journal Science of The Total Environment (STOTEN)

Publications of FreshWater Watch Research in International Journal Science of The Total Environment (STOTEN)

08-05-2017

The Science of The Total Environment (STOTEN) FreshWater Watch special edition is online, and free to download. This special edition is totally dedicated to citizen science based freshwater research including ten studies, covering 11 cities…

China Water Risk article- FreshWater Watch: Citizen Science At Work

China Water Risk article- FreshWater Watch: Citizen Science At Work

21-04-2017

Regional Manager Benita Chick shared in a recent China Water Risk article on the Earthwatch’s FreshWater Watch work in Hong Kong and China. FreshWater Watch is the first citizen science initiative of its kind to…

FreshWater Watch at Tung Chung River on 29 Apr – Please join us!

FreshWater Watch at Tung Chung River on 29 Apr – Please join us!

12-04-2017

      SIGN UP NOW: https://goo.gl/forms/MILaJUomgEHTG We would like to invite you to our engaging Citizen Science Programme – FreshWater Watch. In this program, we will visit Tung Chung River, the “ecologically important river”…

Freshwater Watch Workshop for Swire Coca-Cola HK

Freshwater Watch Workshop for Swire Coca-Cola HK

On March 30, Earthwatch Hong Kong delivered a citizen science training program “Freshwater Watch” to over 80 enthusiastic Swire Coca-Cola HK staff. During the workshop, they were engaged in hands-on testing of water samples from…

SLP Team trained in March 2017

SLP Team trained in March 2017

29-03-2017

On March 2017, the Sustainability Leadership Programme (SLP) reached a milestone with 14 participants from UK, India, Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong. Steve Thomas, Sara Banning, Bel Li and Colin Luk delivered the 100th SLP…

New Special Exhibition “Miffy and the Ocean” @ Hong Kong Science Museum

New Special Exhibition “Miffy and the Ocean” @ Hong Kong Science Museum

Miffy Loves the ocean. Two of Miffy’s most favorite past times are going to boat rides and playing on the beach! So hop into the boat with Miffy and explore the sights, sounds and wonders…

Kuala Lumpur FreshWater Watch Results-sharing Session (24 Jan 2017)

Kuala Lumpur FreshWater Watch Results-sharing Session (24 Jan 2017)

01-02-2017

On 24 Jan Earthwatch HK held a lively FreshWater Watch (FWW) results-sharing session in Kuala Lumpur with 28 HSBC Citizen Science Leaders and staffs. Dr. Kalithasan Kailasam (Dr. Kali) of the Global Environment Centre, lead…

Level Up Winter Camp 2016

Level Up Winter Camp 2016

29-12-2016

On December 28, the team of Earthwatch Hong Kong was invited to present at the Winter Camp organized by Level Up! A group of primary school children conducted the water test on the water samples…

China Daily Article on Hong Kong’s Waste Problem (November 10th, 2016)

China Daily Article on Hong Kong’s Waste Problem (November 10th, 2016)

08-12-2016

Benita Chick, Regional Manager at Earthwatch Institute Hong Kong, was interviewed by China Daily suggesting solutions to Hong Kong’s waste problem. You may read the article in our Press Clippings: http://www.earthwatch.org.hk/press-clippings/china-daily

Water Stories: The global water crisis in pictures

Water Stories: The global water crisis in pictures

24-11-2016

Since 2012, the HSBC Water Programme has brought together expertise from WWF, WaterAid and Earthwatch to help tackle the global water challenge. As a way to highlight the program’s work, American photographer, Mustafah Abdulaziz, has…