Issue 188 (Aug 2023)

Notice of Change of Mailing Address

With the Jockey Club - The Conservancy Association Urban Forestry Green Hub officially in operation, the mailing address of The Conservancy Association has been changed to Jockey Club - The Conservancy Association Urban Forestry Green Hub, 26 Yen Chow Street West, Sham Shui Po, Kowloon, starting from 8th June. Other contact information will remain unchanged as follows: Telephone: (852) 2728 6781 Fax: (852) 2728 5538 Email: Website:

COP27 Sharing Sessions & COP28 Student Ambassador Ceremony

COP27 Sharing Sessions at Christian and Missionary Alliance Sun Kei Secondary School Students were experiencing the 'Roundtable Discussion', commonly held on the side-lines of COP meetings, in our sharing sessions. In response to the “Hong Kong's Climate Action Plan 2050” and “White Paper: Responding to Climate Change: China's Policies and Actions”, The Conservancy Association (CA) & the Consulate General of the United Arab Emirates in HK hosted the “COP27 Sharing Sessions & COP28 Student Ambassador Training Programme” in mid-July, aiming at broadening students’ horizons and encouraging them to participate in climate change mitigation...

What should I do if my school uniforms do not fit?

As it is July, the school year is coming to an end. Students will be moving up to a new class or a new school. As students grow up and graduate, their school uniforms will soon become unfit for wear, especially for kindergarten and primary school students. According to the statistics, students in the developmental age need to change their school uniforms every two years on average. As a result, 4 million school uniforms will be disposed of each year (Note 1), which is an alarming figure! To avoid wastage, we all know how to put our clothes into the used clothes recycling banks. However, used clothes recycling banks do not accept donations of school uniforms because the clo...