Hong Kong throws away 43,000 tonnes of drink cartons each year. Unfortunately, none are recycled. We therefore started Hong Kong’s first large scale drink carton recycling campaign, as part of advocating implementation of the Producer Responsibility Scheme.
“Habitat and Biodiversity Conservation Scheme in Sha Lo Tung 2018-2020” was commenced on 1 April 2018, with us responsible for the rehabilitation work - starting a new chapter in the conservation of Sha Lo Tung.
Hong Kong’s first terrestrial and coastal clean-up mobile app. Download for free now and work together to restore cleanliness of the environment and save Hong Kong’s nature.
To promote understanding and appreciation of the Tung Chung River among the general public so as to strengthen the power of conservation and practice “Our own River, Conserve by Ourselves”.
An annual, large-scale charity hiking activity along the 50-km Hong Kong Trail. It attracts over 3000 participants every year, and raises funds for Green Power’s environmental education work.
Promoting "Take your litter home". Restore the cleanliness of the countryside with a cleaning basket by picking up rubbish along the way while walking through country trails.
We integrate Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics when designing the butterfly garden to breed butterflies. Primary school students carry out different kinds of experiments and explorations, centred on butterflies.
We designated July 14 each year as "We Love Butterflies Day". Hong Kong previously had no specific "Wildlife Protection Day", and this has become the first stipulated day in Hong Kong to conserve and care for a type of animal.
Cut Carbon with Shorter Showers! Take 5-minute showers and help reduce 78,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide for Hong Kong. The MV of “Shower Song” composed and performed by Ivana Wong, and directed by Fire Lee continues to be a hit across the city.
We are the first organisation to work on urban tree planting in Hong Kong. Greening in crowded urban areas can effectively help clean the air, moderate the city's micro-climate, and add greenery to beautify our surroundings.
In 2001, we developed the first green network for schools in Hong Kong, which embodies our “education-based” concept and promotes environmental education. Currently 60% of kindergartens, primary schools and secondary schools in Hong Kong are member schools.
We have two environmental resource centres, in Fanling and Wan Chai. They are our frontline in reaching out to the community and important bases for us to promote environmental protection in the community.