This is a community-wide reflection upon the vision of, and the needs for, Hong Kong 2030-2050.  In the envisioning exercise, the community and other stakeholders will be prompted to generate a list of sustainability visions, which will then be shared, discussed, and consolidated. Thematic scenarios of a sustainable lifestyle with regard to clothing, food, shelter and means of traveling will be harvested from the collective visions to be documented and stored in a common needs database. The envisioning exercise consists of three components:

The Community-wide Survey

Face-to-face interviews are employed. The questionnaire aims to generate sustainability envisioning, identify the awareness and knowledge of the community on social entrepreneurship in Hong Kong, and comprehend the factors affecting the social entrepreneurship intent.

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Open Forums

The result of the territorial-wide sustainability envisioning survey conducted in 2019 would be shared to identify the community views on sustainability visions for Hong Kong 2030-2050 and their awareness on social entrepreneurship in Hong Kong. Followed by good practices sharing among advocates and endeavours in the field, their roles and trends of social innovation would be discussed. Participants could take this unique opportunity to address their thoughts on sustainability visions for Hong Kong and deliver innovative solutions for such challenges.

Social Innovation for Sustainability
Social Innovation for Sustainability is the first public event. It is the ground-breaking forum for knowledge collaboration in social entrepreneurship and innovation as well as sustainability visions.

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Exhibitions

Views collected from the community-wide survey and open forums will be made available at exhibitions.

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Visions for Hong Kong 2030-2050

It is a community-wide reflection of the vision of, and the needs for, Hong Kong 2030-2050. The objectives of this survey are to solicit community views regarding the sustainability vision/needs for Hong Kong 2030-2050; and the awareness and knowledge of the community on social entrepreneurship in Hong Kong. Adopting random sampling method that could capture key population characteristics in the sample, we aim to collect at least 1,000 responses from the permanent residents aged 15 or above in Hong Kong. The survey mainly covers:

Sustainability Envisioning
    To identify a list of sustainability visions for Hong Kong 2030–2050

    To assess the community needs and future challenges that aid to produce a wish list of goods and services for a sustainable lifestyle

Social Entrepreneurship in Hong Kong
    To measure the level of awareness of social entrepreneurship in Hong Kong

    To identify knowledge gap and intent of social entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurial Intent
    To identify factors affecting social entrepreneurial intent in Hong Kong

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Survey Findings – Highlights (Text Version) Survey Findings – Highlight (Graphical Version)

「共凝滙創 ‧ 永續社區」
Social Innovation for Sustainability

「共凝滙創 ‧ 永續社區」是香港大學公民社會與治理研究中心匯創坊「滙創永續」計劃序幕活動,我們會與台下觀眾深入互動,分享從全港性調查市民就2030-2050香港永續發展的願景,以及民間對社會創新的認識和意向。論壇以專題方式,邀請嘉賓分享社會創新在共建永續發展社區的角色和最新趨勢。討論將以不同角度探討對香港社會創新生態系統發展的看法。

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Social Innovation for Sustainability is the first public open event for the Social Innovations for Sustainable Communities initiated by the Social Entrepreneurship and Civic Action Lab of the Centre for Civil Society and Governance at The University of Hong Kong. We will share the findings from a territorial-wide survey on sustainability visions for Hong Kong 2030-2050, and knowledge and intent for social entrepreneurship. Our speakers will share their views on the roles and trends of social innovation in creating sustainable communities. Interactive discussion will highlight the entrepreneurial ecosystem from different perspectives.

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