The Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) is now inviting undergraduate and postgraduate students to apply for the Student Global Climate Change Simulation which will take place this summer. The programme is a role-playing exercise where students from 14 APRU member universities will form multi-country, multi-disciplinary teams to play the role of delegates to […]
Call for Applications: The Royal Society International Exchanges Schemes 2021 (Deadline: 10 June 2021)
The Royal Society is now calling applications for two International Exchanges Schemes. The schemes provide funding support for visits to stimulate collaborations between scientists in the UK/US and overseas, including Hong Kong.
The Journal of Public Health and Emergency is calling for abstract submission of case studies of health interventions that were unsuccessful for inclusion in a special edition. Publications about health-related interventions that did not succeed in achieving their objectives are rare. Yet, these examples provide an important opportunity for students to use critical thinking skills […]
2030 is the target year to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, an action plan for people, planet and prosperity. Without immediate actions to combat the climate crisis, we may have to face extreme weather, floods, droughts and sea-level rise by 2030, with dire consequences. With a steadfast commitment to promoting sustainability, The Chinese […]
The 16th APRU Multi-Hazards Symposium 2021 on ‘Building Partnerships for Sustainable Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) for All Hazards’ led by the University of Indonesia will be held virtually during 24-25 November 2021. CUHK members (faculty and students) are invited to submit an abstract on the following topics: Engineering and Infrastructures in Disaster Na-Tech (Natural-Technological […]
Application to the Virtual Mobility Project Grants offered by the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) is now open. Staff members including faculty are welcome to make use of the opportunity to organise a virtual mobility project for students to gain intercultural exposure.