Putting Climate Change at the Heart of Education

Day 2 - 6th Oct | 10:55 - 11:55

Location: Future Leaders Stage

Circular Economy


There is a growing global momentum to harness the power of education to combat and adapt to climate change, and empower the next generation with the values, knowledge and skills needed to act as agents of change and make informed decisions.


  • Understanding the causes and impacts of climate change is the first step in shifting mindsets, and innovating for ways to limit its impact and adapting to its unavoidable effects.
  • What is the state of play in Hong Kong? How central and visible is education a part of our city’s response to climate change?
  • How can educational institutions better anchor climate literacy in their curriculum to prepare and nurture environmentally conscious business leaders of the future?

Post Event Actions

  • Gain insights on future skills and attributes being sought by business leaders and sustainability practitioners.
  • Rethink the power of climate change education in wider systematic mindset shifts and in nurturing our sustainability leaders of the future.
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