HKU keeps contributing its efforts to build on various initiatives relating to reconstruction and long-term knowledge transfer in catastrophe management.
With donations from alumni and the community, 15 projects have received support from internal seed funding to facilitate the University’s academic colleagues engagement in research and service-oriented initiatives in the Sichuan earthquake-affected areas. The projects which have received funding cover catastrophe health care, emergency engineering, capacity building and psychosocial care, and social service management.
Please click here for an updated progress report on the projects.
Documentary on the Progressive Post-Quake Rural Recovery Project: