This checklist is designed to assist decision makers to assess the biodiversity value of a study area, and arrive at a decision framework outlined in the context of the wider plans for conservation of biodiversity in Hong Kong. The decision checklist follows the framework outlined in Protecting Sites of Ecological Value: A Guide for Decisionmakers, [...]
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This paper aims to assist the decision-makers and admiistrators responsible for protecting Hong Kong’s biodiversity. It does so by setting out the purpose of the protected areas network, creating a simple framework that identifies the broader context and sets out the specific details needed to make informed decisions about conservation. | Download full report | [...]
Civic Exchange organised a Technical Workshop to help increase the understanding of CBD compliance in Hong Kong. Vicky Morgan, Senior Habitats Advisor from the Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC) led the workshop and shared her experiences in implementing the CBD from the United Kingdom’s (UK) context. Many of the concepts discussed have yet to find [...]
By Civic Exchange A letter to the Chief Executive, regarding his October 2005 policy address.
By Joanna Clark This paper reviews the need to preserve Hong Kong’s biodiversity; for its inherent value and to provide vital services for Hong Kong’s population. Click here to download this paper.