Global Conference on Sustainable Development

icon date s 4 – 5 Oct 2023

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Friends of MoCC are now cordially invited to join the 𝗚𝗹𝗼𝗯𝗮𝗹 𝗖𝗼𝗻𝗳𝗲𝗿𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝗼𝗻 𝗦𝘂𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗶𝗻𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝗗𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗹𝗼𝗽𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁, co-hosted by SDSN Hong Kong and CUHK’s Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability. The Conference aims to facilitate exchanges among academia, philanthropy, civil society institutions, the government and corporates, putting a spotlight on the challenges, opportunities, and the way forward in achieving the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Date: 4–5 October 2023 (Wednesday and Thursday)
Format: Hybrid (In-person and live-streaming)
Location: LT1 and LT2, Yasumoto International Academic Park G/F, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Language: English
Featured Speakers:

  • Mr Ban Ki-moon, Former United Nations Secretary-General and Co-Chair, Ban Ki-Moon Centre for Global Citizens
  • Professor Kwan Mei-po, Choh-Ming Li Professor of Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Professor Christine Loh, Chief Development Strategist, Division of Environment and Sustainability, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • Professor Jeffrey Sachs, President, United Nations Sustainable Development Network
  • Professor Thomas Schneider, Chief Executive, Association of Pacific Rim Universities
  • Professor Sham Mai-har, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Research), The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • The Hon Tse Chin-wan, GBS, JP, Secretary for the Environment and Ecology, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
  • Professor Rocky S Tuan, Vice-Chancellor and President, The Chinese University of Hong Kong


For further details about the 𝗚𝗹𝗼𝗯𝗮𝗹 𝗖𝗼𝗻𝗳𝗲𝗿𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝗼𝗻 𝗦𝘂𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗶𝗻𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝗗𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗹𝗼𝗽𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁:

Yasumoto International Academic Park 8/F
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
3943 9632
Opening hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday to Saturday: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday, Sunday, Public Holidays and University Holidays
(24th and 31st December, and Lunar New Year Eve): Closed