27. 05. 2018    ISSUE 9

I·CARE's Achievement of Sustainable Development Goals

Since January this year, CUHK and The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust have joined hands to co-host the Sustainable Development Solutions Network Hong Kong (SDSN Hong Kong) which is under the umbrella of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network.  Seeking to mobilise expertise, information and resources from academic, philanthropy, government, business and non-profits to address the most pressing environmental, social and economic issues in Hong Kong and advance sustainable development, SDSN Hong Kong welcomes this Centre, among other units in the University, to contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). These goals include:

1.    No Poverty
2.    Zero Hunger
3.    Good Health and Well-Being
4.    Quality Education
5.    Gender Equality
6.    Clean Water and Sanitation
7.    Affordable and Clean Energy
8.    Decent Work and Economic Growth
9.    Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
10.  Reduced Inequalities
11.  Sustainable Cities and Communities
12.  Responsible Consumption and Production
13.  Climate Action
14.  Life below Water
15.  Life on Land
16.  Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
17.  Partnerships for the Goals

Admittedly, activities and services of this Centre have long fulfilled many of the said goals.  Some examples are set out below:

University Lecture on Civility (Keynote Lecture)Primary SDG: 4 and 16
I·CARE SalonPrimary SDG: 4
I·CARE TheatrePrimary SDG: 3
Life@CUHKPrimary SDG: 3 and 15
Hong Kong Cultural Tours ProjectPrimary SDG: 1 and 11
"Fitness x Mentorship" SchemePrimary SDG: 1 and 3
A Walk in Community with I·CAREPrimary SDG: 16 and 17
Social Service DayPrimary SDG: 10 and 17
CUHK Wu Zhi Qiao Volunteer TeamPrimary SDG: 1 and 9
Social Service Projects Funding SchemePrimary SDG: 1 and 10
Social Enterprise Startup SchemePrimary SDG: 8 and 9
Community Research SchemePrimary SDG: 4 and 11
NGO Internship SchemePrimary SDG: 4 and 10
I·CARE Achievers ProgrammePrimary SDG: 4
Campus Tour - Telling CUHK StoriesPrimary SDG: 4
JC Charles Kao Brain Health Services ProjectPrimary SDG: 3

This Centre will continue to support SDSN Hong Kong and to pay efforts to the advancement of sustainable development so as to make our world a better living place.  For more information about SDSN Hong Kong, please visit here.

I·CARE’s Achievement of Sustainable Development Goals
I·CARE’s Achievement of Sustainable Development Goals

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Table of Contents


"Report of Experiential Learning Activities" for 2018 Graduates

Training Camp for CUHK Wu Zhi Qiao Volunteer Team

CUSE Fund Award Presentation Ceremony 2017-18

Social Business Regional Forum 2018

I·CARE Theatre - Ended for Now

I·CARE Salon - A Comeback in the New Academic Year

I·CARE's Achievement of Sustainable Development Goals

Editor's Remarks


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