Just how bad is the air pollution in Hong Kong? And what can be done about it? Here’s everything you need to know.
In 2019, the American Women’s Association (AWA) of Hong Kong hosted a panel talk on air pollution in the city at Explorium Hong Kong’s exciting space. The panel, which Green Queen founder Sonalie Figueiras moderated, was joined by key experts on the topic, including CEO of Clean Air Network (CAN) Patrick Fung, team leader at HKUST’s air pollution app PRAISE-HK Michelle Wong, Assistant Director of EPD’s Air Policy Division David Ho, and president of the HK Institute of Allergy Dr Marco Ho. During the educative discussion, we learned much about the impact, key misconceptions and advice regarding air pollution in Hong Kong. Below we share the key takeaways from this outstanding discussion on Hong Kong’s air pollution problem.