There is growing evidence that the climate is changing, extreme weather events such as rainstorms and hot days have become more frequent while extremely cold days have become rare. The climatic conditions not only affect our environment directly but have a sequential impact on food sustainability as well as the occurrence of infectious diseases. What can we and our government do to tackle this issue and find solutions?
- Chiu-ying Lam, Adjunct Professor, Department of Geography Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
- Tony Lee, Senior Environment Protection Officer, Climate Change Policy Coordination Section, EPD, HKSAR Government
- Amos Tai, Assistant Professor, Earth System Science Programme, The Chinese University of Hong Kong