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Fish Outta Water | Date: June 8, 2020

Over consumption and overfishing is a hallmark of the Live Reef Food Fish Trade. Paradoxically, it is the high prices paid by consumers that enable the trade’s ongoing viability. Overexploited target species such as the Humphead Wrasse, have been fast tracked to an “endangered species” status due to high demand from diners – particularly in Hong Kong. As a means…

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EP 35

Fish Outta Water | Date: April 21, 2020

Single use plastic waste is accumulating at a sharply higher rate in Hong Kong as more meals are getting delivered due to the COVID-19 situation. Hong Kongers need to be encouraged to o use their own containers when ordering takeaways!   Previous         Next

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What COVID-19 Teaches Us and Why it Should Change Us for Good

Media & Resources | Date: April 20, 2020

Rarely a day goes by without disastrous news about the global environment. Already, 2020 has been a year to remember, from bush fires burning more than 12.6 million hectares of Australia, devastating floods in Indonesia and now, more recently and closer to home – the emergence of COVID-19. Without much doubt, nature is sending us a message. While many of…

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EP 34

Fish Outta Water | Date: March 22, 2020

New survey commission by Support HK found that pollution, waste reduction and the “Lantau Tomorrow” scheme were the three biggest environmental concerns for Hong Kongers. Learn more about the report here   Previous         Next

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Fish Outta Water | Date: February 23, 2020

The novel coronavirus spreading from the city of Wuhan has put a spotlight on China’s poorly regulated wild animal trade – driven by relentless demand for exotic delicacies and ingredients for traditional medicine. We must push for stronger regulations of illegal wildlife trade and wildlife markets in an effort to prevent future pandemics like COVID-19.   Previous       …

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Acting together to protect our environment

Media & Resources | Date: February 17, 2020

Survey findings from over 1,000 Hong Kong residents reaffirm the urgency to build momentum in Hong Kong around addressing environmental challenges. With one third of 50-55 year olds stating no interest in environmental issues closely followed by 28% of 30-39 year olds, the survey which was commissioned by ADM Capital Foundation highlights the importance of education and online petition platforms…

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EP 32

Fish Outta Water | Date: January 31, 2020

The Anglican Church’s proposal to build a 25-storey private hospital on Bishop’s Hill in Central and its application to relax the height restriction was rejected by the TPB – a victory for the public! Let’s continue to protect Hong Kong together!   Previous         Next

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EP 31

Fish Outta Water | Date: December 20, 2019

Seasons greetings from SupportHK and Dolphin Jai!   Previous         Next

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EP 30

Fish Outta Water | Date: November 20, 2019

More than 3 million voters took part in Hong Kong’s District Council Election, including Dolphin Jai. Make your voice heard by voting!   Previous         Next

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EP 29

Fish Outta Water | Date: April 9, 2019

A study by Greenpeace found that the average concentration of microplastics in Hong Kong waters increased 11 times compared to a similar study three years ago, with styrofoam accounting for up to 40% of the microplastics. A further 20% of the plastics found were transparent microplastics, likely from food packaging.   Previous         Next

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EP 28

Fish Outta Water | Date: March 7, 2019

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