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Lunchtime seminar on Educating for Gross National Happiness: A New Paradigm for Education in Bhutan

Lunchtime seminar on Educating for Gross National Happiness: A New Paradigm for Education in Bhutan

Posted 28/12/2017

Mr Norbu Gyaltshen, Principal of Ugyen Academy from Bhutan, was invited to talk about educating for Gross National Happiness (GNH) and his experience as a leader in implementing GNH education in the ...

IRDR Executive Director Qunli Han visited CCOUC

IRDR Executive Director Qunli Han visited CCOUC

Posted 14/12/2017

Mr Qunli Han, the Executive Director of Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR), visited CCOUC on 8 December 2017 to discuss collaboration in research and training for the network of IRDR. CCOUC ...

World Bosai Forum - IDRC 2017 in Sendai, Japan

World Bosai Forum - IDRC 2017 in Sendai, Japan

Posted 14/12/2017

CCOUC member, Dr. Holly Lam, participated in The World Bosai Forum - International Disaster and Risk Conference 2017 in Sendai, Japan during 25-28 November 2017. In the conference, Dr. Lam delivered ...

CCOUC Lunchtime seminar – Public Health Emergency in Bangladesh: Stateless Rohingya in Dire Straits

CCOUC Lunchtime seminar – Public Health Emergency in Bangladesh: Stateless Rohingya in Dire Straits

Posted 14/12/2017

In a lunchtime seminar organised by CCOUC on 2 November 2017, CCOUC team member Mr Cheuk Pong Chiu introduced the current public health crisis among Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. Rohingya people ...

International Conference on Climate Change and Health System in Iran

Posted 14/12/2017

Professor Emily Chan, Director of CCOUC, was invited by Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Iran to deliver a presentation on “Policy Implication of Health Impacts of Climate Change in Hong Kong” ...

The 29th Annual Scientific Conference of the International Society of Environmental Epidemiology in Sydney, Australia (ISEE17)

Posted 14/12/2017

CCOUC members, Dr. Holly Lam and Mr. Sida Liu, participated in the 29th Annual Scientific Conference of the International Society of Environmental Epidemiology in Sydney, Australia during 24-28 ...

The Belt and Road Initiative Global Health International Congress in Xi’an, China

The Belt and Road Initiative Global Health International Congress in Xi’an, China

Posted 30/10/2017

CCOUC members, Dr. Tony Yung and Ms. Carol Wong, participated in The Belt and Road Initiative Global Health International Congress and 2017 Chinese Preventive Medicine Association – Chinese Society ...

Urban Safety and the Belt and Road Disaster Medical Rescue International Forum in Shanghai, China

Urban Safety and the Belt and Road Disaster Medical Rescue International Forum in Shanghai, China

Posted 18/10/2017

CCOUC members, Dr. Tony Yung and Dr. Chunlan Guo, participated in the 2017 Academic Annual Meeting & Urban Safety and the Belt and Road Disaster Medical Rescue International Forum of Chinese Society ...

Climate Disaster Governance international conference in Singapore

Climate Disaster Governance international conference in Singapore

Posted 20/10/2017

CCOUC member Mr Chi Shing Wong participated in the international Conference on “Climate Disaster Governance” organized by Asia Research Institute (ARI) of National University of Singapore from 21 to ...

Three Poster Presentations at the HKCCM Annual Scientific Meeting 2017

Posted 14/12/2017

Three CCOUC members, Mr Sida Liu, Ms Carlo Wong and Mr Zhe Huang, participated in the HKCCM Annual Scientific Meeting 2017 held in Hong Kong on 16 September 2017. CCOUC delivered three poster ...