SDG Forum Series: 'Plastic China' and 'Start Small, Start Now': Screening and Forum

icon date s Saturday 13 Apr 2019
icon time s 02:30pm — 05:00pm

Plastic China and Start Small, Start Now: Screening and Forum is jointly organized by the Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change and SDSN Hong Kong (The Hong Kong Chapter of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Solutions Network). Details are as follows:

Plastic China

Produced by CNEX Foundation, the multi-award winning documentary reveals the devastating impact of plastic treatment business in China, and its threats to the environment, the society and public health. (Putonghua, 86 minutes)

Start Small, Start Now

Filmed by Photo Escapes together with local environmental group Eco Drive Hong Kong, the documentary looks into plastic problems in Hong Kong and demonstrates how individual action and behavioural change can make a difference. (English, 18 minutes)

Post-screening Forum speakers (conducted in Cantonese and Putonghua):

  • Ms Ruby Chen, CEO and Co-Founder, CNEX Foundation, and Producer of Plastic China
  • Mr Edwin Lau, Founder and Executive Director, The Green Earth
  • Ms Angela Cheng, Co-founder, Eco Drive Hong Kong

Moderator:  Professor Chu Lee-man, Associate Professor, School of Life Sciences, CUHK

Date: 13 April 2019 (Saturday)

Time: 2:30 – 5:00 pm*

Venue: Lecture Theatre 1B, Cheng Yu Tung Building G/F, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

*‘Mobile Jockey Club MoCC’ exhibition and tea reception before the event (1:30–2:30 pm). Please bring your own mug or bottle to enjoy a complimentary drink before the screening.

Registration: Please click here to register (Seats are limited; First come, first served)

Enquiries: 3943 3972

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