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Hong Kong Green Day Promotion video
Ms Charmaine Sheh
Prof Ho Kin-chung
Mr Raymond Wong
Ms Nicola Cheung
Mr Steven Ma
Mr Shih Wing-ching
Ms Ivana Wong
 

Hong Kong should acknowledge and celebrate World Environmental Day.
On 5th of June (first initiated by United Nations) in its own special Green way!

Hong Kong Green Day (HKGD) will be the ideal occasion and opportunity to increase public awareness and interest regarding greater environmental responsibility and protection, as well as transforming into a greener community.

Organized by Green Council, this inaugural event will inspire people to wear and display Green in their clothing and/or accessories - including special first-ever commemorative pins – as well as stimulate creative and original planning and implementation of initiatives and activities in support of the event theme. This Event is expected to establish and strengthen citizens' attitudes on the indivisible relationship between environmental protection and healthy and good quality lifestyles.

 

Official Event Date: 5th June, 2013 (Wednesday)

Target Audience: General Public

Donation Details:

Individuals: Participants will be provided with a HKGD commemorative pin for any donation of HK$100 or more. These participants are requested and encouraged to wear and prominently display their pins on the first ever HKGD.

Corporations & Organizations: Fifty (50) HKGD commemorative pins will be provided when corporate and organization participants raise and submit in excess of HK$1,000 in contributions and/or donations. The pins should be distributed so they can be worn and prominently displayed on the first ever HKGD.

Sponsors: Corporations or organizations are interested in sponsoring, as well as participating, in this Event, please contact Green Council officials as soon as possible at: 2810 1122 for more information.

 

1. Crossed Cheque

    Participants are required to submit the completed Donation Form and Donation to the Green Council by post or courier. The Donation shall be paid by crossed cheque payable to "Green Council Limited"

2. By Bank Transfer

    Shanghai Commercial Bank Ltd : 328-82-41566-9
    Please enclose the bank receipt when sending in back the completed Donation Form.

Remarks:
    Address: Room 710, New World Tower I, 18 Queen's Road, Central, Hong Kong
    Attention: "Hong Kong Green Day"
    Donations above HK$100 are tax deductible. Official receipts will be sent to participants.
 

Hong Kong Green Day Lauching Ceremony

Date: Wednesday, 5th June 2013
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Venue: Lok Fu Plaza
Fee: Free of charge

   

"Rethink" Green Life
 Photo Competition

 
Categories: General Public, Secondary Schools,
Primary Schools
Start of Enrolment: 6th May, 2013
End of Enrolment: 14th June, 2013
Date of Presentation Ceremony: 28th June 2013
Details of Presentation Ceremony will be announced
in June.

Competition Guidelines and Rules

Competition Registration Form (for Secondary Schools, Primary Schools)

 
   

Environmental Talks

 

The details will be announced in June.

 
   

Low Carbon Concert

Date: Sunday, 23rd June 2013
Time: 14:30 - 17:00
Venue: Backstage Live Restaurant(1/F, No. 52-54, Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong)
Fee: Free of charge
Singer: Gin Lee, HotCha, Ivan K
Ticket:HK$170.00 per head (including a free non-alcoholic drink) HK$150 before 15/6/2013

Ticketing Form

   

Green Hunt

Date: Saturday, 29th June 2013
Time: 09:00 – 12:30
Venue: Ocean Park
Target: Universities Full time Students

Registration Form

   

Hong Kong Green Day Closing Ceremony

 
Date: Saturday, 29th June 2013
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
Venue: Ocean Park Whisker Theatre
 
   

"Rethink" Green Life Photo Competition Exhibition

 

Period: 30th June 2013 – 5th July 2013
Venue: Lok Fu Plaza

 
 

The following Green Shops have been committed to "Say No to plastic bags" on June 5. Some of the Green Shops will provide more green offers to costumers wearing green and/or HKGD Pin. For more details about the green offers, please refer to the following table.

Green Shops

Offer details

Offer period

A Cup of Tea Co., Ltd. - Free Tea Sample (One)
- provide HK$2 discount to customers who won't require disposable cutlery or cups
5/6/2013
Bitchy Store provide HK$2 discount to customers who won't require disposable cutlery or cups 5/6/2013
Casa Lisboa Portuguese Restaurant & Bar - No disposable cultery for take away services
- Buy one get one free on standard house wine and beer
5/6/2013
Classified Received TWO stamps for every coffee order 5/6/2013
Eden Rose Restaurant 20%off for the Green Menu (Lunch Time 11:45 – 14:00) 5/6/2013-12/6/2013
Eggroll Queen provide HK$2 discount to customers who won't require disposable cutlery or cups 5/6/2013
Graffiti

- No disposable cultery for take away services
- Buy one get one free on standard house wine and beer

5/6/2013
Green dot dot Say No to plastic bags 5/6/2013
Greenery Music 20% off for Medeli keyboard /drum machine 5/6/2013-30/6/2013
Health Concept Hong Kong Limited - Offer vegetarian dishes
- provide HK$2 discount to customers who won't require disposable cutlery or cups
5/6/2013
Free Health Assessment (Value: $380), Quota: 20 5/6/2013 - 12/16/2013
Hot in A Pot Tin Hau Shop
[Free Dimsum: one Steam Pandan Chiffon Cake (Ma Lai Go)]
Monday to Friday 11:am - 4:00pm
Sunday 11:00pm - 2:00am
King Bakery 10%off 5/6/2013-30/6/2013
Kyoto Joe - No disposable cultery for take away services
- Buy one get one free on standard house wine and beer
5/6/20123
Lo Dim 10% off Monday to Friday 2:00pm - 4:00pm; 11:00pm - 2:am,
Sunday11:00pm - 2:00am (Not including Saturday)
Loyal Dining provide HK$2 discount to customers who won't require disposable cutlery or cups 5/6/2013
LUX - No disposable cultery for take away services
- Buy one get one free on standard house wine and beer
(Not apply during Happy Hour)
5/6/2013
Mr. Taco Truck - No disposable cultery for take away services
- Buy one get one free on standard house wine and beer
5/6/2013
Ocean Park (Souvenir shops and Restaurant) Buy "Organic Cotton" Tee To Get a Free "Bamboo Fiber" Shopping Bag 5/6/2013-30/6/2013
On Yam Optical Co - provide HK$2 discount to customers who won't require disposable cutlery or cups
- change/repair lens and glasses arms with the frame
5/6/2013
Organicnaturalfarm provide HK$2 discount to customers who won't require disposable cutlery or cups 5/6/2013-30/6/2013
Organic Plus provide HK$2 discount to customers who won't require disposable cutlery or cups 5/6/2013
Rayne - No disposable cultery for take away services
- Buy one get one free on standard house wine and beer
5/6/2013
Rúla Búla - No disposable cultery for take away services
- Buy one get one free on standard house wine and beer
5/6/2013
S.E.E.K Health Generations Ltd - 20% off for Green Health Products
- provide HK$2 discount to customers who won't require disposable cutlery or cups
5/6/2013
All S.E.E.K Health Generations Ltd. Exhibition Venue, for green cleaning supplies or all-natural skin care products to carry any brand, provide $5 discount for who bring along a used plastic bottle; $10 discount for the used glass bottles 5/6/2013 - 15/6/2013
Snowball Beauty & Slimming Salon - Free a eyes zone treatment for customers who have facial treatment (純人手護膚療程)
- 10% off
5/6/2013-30/6/2013
Solas - No disposable cultery for take away services
- Buy one get one free on standard house wine and beer
 
Taiwanfoodcity.com 15% off 5/6/2013 - 30/6/2013
The Whiskey Priest - No disposable cultery for take away services
- Buy one get one free on standard house wine and beer (Not apply during Happy Hour)
5/6/2013
Tokio Joe - No disposable cultery for take away services
- Buy one get one free on standard house wine and beer
5/6/2013
TonySame K11 Provide free replacement of one pair 3D bodytemp nose pad 5/6/2013-30/6/2013
provide HK$2 discount to customers who won't require disposable cutlery or cups 5/6/2013
Towngas

From 3 to 9 Jun 2013, for customers wearing Green or Green Pins:

Enjoy additional $200 "Green Dollar cash coupon" for all TGC or SIMPA town gas cooking appliances purchase at Towngas Customer Centres and Towngas Avenue
- This offer is only valid if appliances are installed before 30 Jun 2013
- This offer is applicable to residential customers only
- Any disputes will be subject to the final decision of Towngas

3/6/2013-9/6/2013

Flame at Towngas Avenue

a. Enjoy a complimentary piece of "Green Tea and Red Bean Cake" upon patronage
- will be supplemented by other cake when stock last

b. Enjoy 10% off discount upon order of "Green Monday" menu
- Except above complimentary piece of Green Tea & Red Bean Cake, this offer cannot be used in conjunction with other promotion offers
- Any disputes will be subject to the final decision of Flame at Towngas Avenue

Yves Rocher Free a Cleanser (甘菊除敏洗面奶) and Toner (爽膚水) for customers who buy the cream (甘菊除敏補濕面霜) 5/6/2013
10% off 5/6/2013-30/6/2013

friends of the earth
Power Smart Energy Saving Contest 2013

Date & Time June 1, 2013 to August 31, 2013
Target General public covering the Household, Company & Property Management Co. sectors
Introduction

Saving Energy, You Surely Can. The 8th Power Smart Energy Saving Contest calls for you to take action now. By reducing electricity consumption from June to August this year, you have the chance to win attractive prizes worth $270,000 in total. A green lifestyle starts with adjusting our daily habits, saving energy is so easy for everyone.

Link http://www.foe.org.hk/ps
Contact person Mr Alfred Yip
Tel 2528 5588
Email powersmart@foe.org.hk

 

The Climate Group
Micro Carbon Operation "Creative Veggie Meal" Experiential Workshop

Date & Time 2:30 to 4:30pm on June 8, 2013 (Saturday)
Target People who are interested in low carbon diet
Introduction

Learn from vegetarian Micro Carbonians on the merits of low carbon diet. Follow the instructions of tutor from HK Culinary Academy to cook the low carbon dessert "Micro Carbon – Spring Garden".

Link Micro Carbon Operation – Event Calendar
Contact person Miranda Cheung – The Climate Group
Tel 2836 5718
Email mcheung@theclimategroup.org

 

The Conservancy Association
Seminar – Marine Conservation in face of Reclamation

Date & Time 2:30 to 4:30pm on June 15, 2013 (Saturday)
Target Public
Introduction

For those who are looking forward to deepen discussion on reclamation and are concerned about marine conservation, are welcome to join the seminar. You can join discussion with various speakers and groups to look into Hong Kong marine biodiversity, past commitment on marine conservation, and conservation conditions on Chinese White Dolphin.

Link On-line registration
Contact person Mr Roy Ng
Tel 2272 0303
Email roy@cahk.org.hk

 

CLP Power Hong Kong
"Let's Save Now For A Better Future" Energy Saving Competition

Date & Time 1 August – 30 September 2013
Target All CLP residential customers with a valid electricity account (from 1 August 2012 to 30 September 2013)
Introduction

With the dedicated support of 14 district councils, CLP launches a community-wide programme namely "Let's Save Now for a Better Future" Energy Saving Competition and calls for participation from the public to adopt energy efficient habits and cut down unnecessary electricity use. The competition also aims to demonstrate how simple energy saving measures can help people collectively improve the environment while enjoying the benefit of lower electricity bills. The competition has a synergy with the latest government initiative 'Hong Kong: Our Home' campaign to encourage Hong Kong people to adopt a low carbon lifestyle.

Link http://www.clponline.com.hk/eo
Tel 2629 8883

 

Federation of Hong Kong Industries
Hang Seng Pan Pearl River Delta Environmental Awards 2012/13

Date & Time Deadline: 2013/08/15 (Thursday)
Target Manufacturing companies that undertake their manufacturing processes (including transportation and logistics) in the pan PRD region
Introduction

Hang Seng Pan Pearl River Delta Environmental Awards 2012/13 were kick-started on 4 February. The Awards aim to recognise and encourage sound environmental practices by manufacturing companies (including transportation and logistics) in Hong Kong and the Pan Pearl River Delta region. Applications are now being invited.

Four levels of recognition:
1. Hang Seng Pan Pearl River Delta Environmental Award
FHKI will present several awards to participating companies that have initiated outstanding environmental projects.
Gold Award (1 winner) - cash prize of HK$120,000
Silver Award (4 winners) - cash prize of HK$50,000 each
Bronze Award (6 winners) - cash prize of HK$10,000 each

2. Green Medallist: Upon successful completion of three or more environmental projects participant will be eligible to compete for the Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards (HK$4,000 assessment fee is required)

3. Green Participant: Upon successful completion of one or two environmental projects

4. 3 Years + entrant: Companies that have taken part in the Awards for three consecutive years

Details: http://www.industryhk.org/prd

Link http://oneoneone.industryhk.org
Contact person Ms Florence Lee
Tel 2732 3138
Email prd@fhki.org.hk

 

The Conservancy Association
"Green Hong Kong Green" Eco-tour

Date & Time Lamma Island (Night Safari): 1 June 2013 (Saturday) 3:30pm - 8:30pm
Lamma Island (Day Tour): 2 June 2013 (Sunday) 9:00am - 12:30pm
HK Island (Day Tour): 16 June 2013 (Sunday) 9:30am - 1:00pm
Target General Public (Aged 7-70)
Introduction

To encourage local citizens to learn more about Hong Kong's hidden eco-heritage treasures, The Conservancy Association (CA) and HK Electric have jointly launched 8 eco-heritage tours on Hong Kong and Lamma Island. The eco-tours allow participants to learn in a fun and enjoyable way, while reminding them to protect and preserve our nature.

Link http://www.cahk.org.hk/ghkg/public_tour.htm
Contact person Ms Hazel Chan
Tel 2272 0372
Email hazel@cahk.org.hk
 

For participation or enquiries, please contact:

: 852-2810 1122    : 852-2810 1998

: hkgreenday@greencouncil.org