A sharing session: Taking Back the Economy and Planning for Our Community? (May 17, 2015)

Taking Back the Economy and Planning for Our Community?

A sharing session of the book "Take Back the Economy: An Ethical Guide for Transforming Our Communities" and other practical experiences

Guest speaker  :     Prof. Jenny Cameron

Prof. Cameron is the Associate Professor at the School of Environmental and Life Sciences, New Castle University, Australia.  She is now the Visiting Professor at the Department of Geography and Resource Management of the CUHK.  This session will focus on the diverse economic practices that already exist in communities, and that can be built on to “take back the economy” so that it is both people and planet-centered.

Date        :             May 17, 2015 (Sunday)

Time        :             2:00 – 4:30p.m.

Venue      :             Room 1002A, 10/F., Duke of Windsor Social Service Building,15 Hennessey Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong

Moderator:            Prof. Ng Mee Kam
                               Department Vice-chairman, Department of Geography and Resources Management,  The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Target no. of participants       :      25

Medium of language            :      English

For registration, please email to dorothy.wong@hkcss.org.hk

Supported by: 

  • Centre of Community and Place Governance, Institute of Future Cities, CUHK
  • Community Development Alliance
  • The Hong Kong Council of Social Service