Author: Go.Asia

HK – Jockey Club ‘Go! Leaders Of the World’ (GLOW) Programme

Organisation: WEDO GLOBAL Detail: As a social enterprise advocating multicultural education, WEDO GLOBAL aims to provide opportunities for students to learn and interact with people from different cultural backgrounds. This year, WEDO GLOBAL organises the Jockey Club ‘Go! Leaders Of the World’ (GLOW) Programme and is calling any F.3 to F.5 students to participate.  This program is divided into 4 stages including training workshops, local cultural walking tours & workshops, Singapore multi-cultural study tour and follow up projects. Through these activities, students will have the opportunity to co-operate with participants across different cultural backgrounds to enhance their cross-cultural leadership skill, communication skill, teamwork, and more. Participants will...

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Hong Kong – Smart People Award 2018 calls for admission I Jan 12, 2018

Organisation: Hong Kong Council of Social Service (HKCSS) Detail: The Hong Kong ICT Awards was established in 2006  by HKCCS with the collaborative efforts of the industry, academia and the Government. Steered by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer, and organised by Hong Kong ICT industry associations and professional bodies, the Awards aims at building a locally espoused and internationally acclaimed brand of ICT awards. There are eight categories under the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2018. There will be one Grand Award in each category, and an “Award of the Year” will be selected from the eight...

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Michelin’s Sustainable VISION of Mobility – a 3D printed & biodegradable New Tire Development

In Michelin Challenge Bibendum this summer, the brand unveiled a revolutionary concept tire namely “VISON”. This airless, connected, rechargeable, customizable and organic tire is a dream within reach as a revolutionary solution to deal with global plastic waste production. This is designed to make mobility safer, more efficient, and more environmentally friendly in future world. One of the key characteristics of”VISION” is the ruggedness of the tire comes from its biometric structure, taking influence from the honeycomb, as if it may well itself have been woven by nature.  As a result, this design can get its strength from its coral-like texture....

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ANA by Karma – Spread Happiness from Bhutan to the World

ANA by KARMA(ANA), a social enterprise with a mission to spread happiness from Bhutan to the world by selling one scarf at a time, has won cash prize (SD$20,000)  from DBS Foundation in the 2017 DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia (SVC Asia) which supports innovative ideas and social ventures that demonstrate positive, scalable and sustainable social impact within the region. Quin, founder of ANA Karma shared how a little unexpected act had made up her mind and started this meaningful business in TED Talk 2016. When she traveled to Bhutan in 2014, she met a weaver who was struggling to...

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Habitat for Humanity Hong Kong – Young Leaders Volunteer Day I Dec 2

Organisation: Habitat for Humanity Hong Kong Detail: Habitat for Humanity Hong Kong would like to invite young volunteers to partake in thie “Young Leaders Volunteer Day” on 2nd December to commemorate International Volunteer Day (5th December). They are honored to have Yang Memorial Methodist Social Service – Oi Man Neighbourhood Elderly Centre as their partner to organise this event, which will involve youth volunteers to clean households for elderly in Ho Man Tin, and kicks start our campaign for “Young Leaders Build” earlier next year. We would like to invite your students to join our volunteer work. Date: Dec 2, 2017(Sat)...

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