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Mr. LEUNG Darwin

MSc (Cardiff University), BSSc (Hons) (Hong Kong Baptist University)
Assistant Project Manager

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(852) 3917 4763

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(852) 2857 2521

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Mr. Darwin Leung graduated with a Master of Science in Planning Practice and Research from Cardiff University, UK. After graduation, he worked for the Hong Kong Association for Democracy and People Livelihood as a Policy Research Officer. He provided research support for a study on urban revitalization policy in Hong Kong and facilitated in organizing sustainability workshops / activities for primary and secondary schools. He joined the Centre of Urban Planning and Environmental Management (CUPEM) of HKU in 2006 (re-established as The Kadoorie Institute in 2008) and has been involved in various research on urban renewal, sustainability reporting and harbour reclamation. Darwin has also participated in a number of consultancy projects for international organisations, such as UNEP and CCICED; several works departments and advisory bodies of the HKSAR Government such as Council for Sustainable Development, Highways Department and Civil Engineering and Development Department. These projects have spanned across a wide range of disciplines, including climate change and building energy efficiency, regional transportation planning, and green economy policies, practices and initiatives. Since 2014, Darwin has participated in the curriculum development of the Common Core Course (CCGL9040 – Energy Futures, Globalization And Sustainability) at HKU and managed tutorial classes for undergraduate students. Darwin now works as Assistant Project Manager at the Policy for Sustainability Lab, Centre for Civil Society and Governance of HKU.

 

 

Education

2004-2005 Cardiff University, Wales
MSc in Planning Practice and Research

 

2001-2004 Hong Kong Baptist University
BSSc (Hons) (First Class) in Geography

 

 

Academic Career

2019-present The University of Hong Kong
Centre for Civil Society and Governance
Assistant Project Manager

 

2017-2019 The University of Hong Kong
Faculty of Social Sciences
Policy for Sustainability Lab
Assistant Project Manager

 

2016-2017 The University of Hong Kong
Faculty of Social Sciences
Policy for Sustainability Lab
Senior Project Officer

2012-2016 The University of Hong Kong
Kadoorie Institute
Senior Project Officer

 

2009-2012 The University of Hong Kong
Kadoorie Institute
Project Officer

 

2007-2009 The University of Hong Kong
Centre of Urban Planning and Environmental Management
Research Assistant

 

 

Current Projects

Long-term Decarbonisation Strategy (Council for Sustainable Development)

Partnership for Sustainability Leadership in Business (supported by HSBC)

Pilot Study on Underground Space Development in Selected Strategic Urban Areas – Feasibility Study (Civil Engineering and Development Department and Planning Department, HKSARG)

 

 

Selected Publications

Law, W. W. Y., Chow, W. C., Leung, T. H. D., et al (2019), “Public Engagement on Long-term Decarbonisation Strategy”, Public Engagement Document, commissioned by Council for Sustainable Development, 2018.

Law, W. W. Y., Chow, W. C., Leung, T. H. D., et al (2017), “Final Report: Promotion of Sustainable Consumption of Biological Resources”, Consultancy Report, commissioned by Environment Bureau, HKSARG, 2017.

Law W. W. Y., Leung T. H. D., Lo, Y. H., Leung, H. S. and Chick, H. L. (2015). Policy Submission to Public Consultation on The New Agricultural Policy: Sustainable Agricultural Development in Hong Kong.

Law W. W. Y., Leung T. H. D., Wang, G., Chen, K. (2013). Policy Background Paper on “Resource Efficiency in Chinese Cities”, UNEP’s Global Initiative for Resource Efficient Cities (GI-REC).

Law, W. W. Y., Chow, W. C., Leung, T. H. D., et al (2012), “Final Report: Combating Climate Change: Energy Saving and Carbon Emission Reduction in Buildings,” Consultancy Report, commissioned by Environment Bureau, HKSARG, 2012.

Hills P.R., Liao S.M.S.T., Law W.W.Y., Tang X.Y., Wei Y.J., Zhang S.Q., Yu X.X., Lu S.Y., Wu C.J., Luan S.J., Gouldson A., Ren H.Y., Zhang Z.T., Leung T.H.D., Chow W.C., Lo Y.H., Yeung H.Y.D., Yan P.W.L., Yiu S.I.S., Zhang H. and Song Y.W. Special Policy Study (Final Report): Environmental Strategy and Measure for Transformation of Development Mode in Eastern China, China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development, 2012.

Law, W. W. Y., Chow, W. C., Leung, T. H. D., Yiu, S. I. et al (2011), “Pedestrian Improvement Scheme in Yuen Long Town: Final Public Engagement Report,” Consultancy Report, commissioned by Highways Department, HKSARG, 2011.

Leung, T. H. D., Kwan, B., Ng, R. (2009). World Urban Forum 4 – Global Vision, Local Action. Journal of the Hong Kong Institute of Planners (Planning & Development), 24, p.81.

Ng, M. K., Tang, W. S., Lee, J., Leung, T. H. D. (2010). Spatial practice, conceived space and lived space: Hong Kong’s ‘pier saga’ through the Lefebvrian lens. Planning Perspectives, 25, pp.411-431.