Tag Archives: Sustainable Development

CFSS Receiving Awards in 2018-2020 Sustainable Development School Award Programme

In 2018-2020 Sustainable Development School Award Programme, our school has been awarded as ‘Sustainable Development Community Project Award’, Devotion of Promotion of Sustainable Development Honours Award’, and ‘Outstand Performance Award’. It is the first time of CFSS attaining the Best Outstanding School Award from Council for Sustainable Development since we have joined the Programme in 2008.

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Congratulations to CFSS receiving Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence 2019 Gold Award – School (Secondary)

It is honour to announce that CFSS is firstly awarded as Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence 2019 Gold Award – School (Secondary). Our school has been the winner of Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence Silver Award – School (Secondary) in 2014 and 2017. It recognized the outstanding performance in sustainable development of CFSS. The Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence (the HKAEE) and Hong Kong Green Organisation Certification (HKGOC) are led by the Environmental Campaign Committee (ECC) alongside the Environmental Protection Department and…

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Amazon on fire – Signature Campaign to conserve Amazon forests

Green Gurus of our school launched the “Amazon on fire” Signature Campaign on 27 Sept 2019 (Fri) on campus. Some scholars have pointed out that the Amazon rain forest, known as the “Lungs of the Earth”, handles 5% to 20% of the world’s photosynthesis every year. It plays an important role in restraining climate change as it can absorb and store large amounts of carbon. However, people burned down forests uncontrollably to vacate forest land for short-term economic benefit. Through this campaign, Green Gurus hope…

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Space-Exposed Seed Nursery Programme: Shijian-10 Seed Planting Ceremony

A Seed Planting Ceremony named “Education for Sustainable Development and Biodiversity: Space-Exposed Seed Nursery Programme” was launched by UNESCO(HK) in Ta Ku Ling Ling Ying Public School on 9 March 2019 (Sat). The seeds had been delivered into outer space by spacecraft Shijian-10. The Chinese Foundation Secondary School is one of the partner schools (Hong Kong Region) in this Nursery Programme. In the Ceremony, our S.5 students Wong Zee Meng, Tsin Sau Kiu, Chan Yuk Kie, Gabriella Bloom, Wu Hoi Man and Wong Hok Him…

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Interdisciplinary Field Trip to Zero Carbon Building (ZCB)

An interdisciplinary field trip to Zero Carbon Building (ZCB) was organized on 16 February 2019 in collaboration with Biology, Visual Art, Geology and Information & Communication Technology Department. To let students well-equipped with related skills for the trip, a pre-trip workshop was launched on 15 February 2019 as well. On 16 February 2019, a total of more than 30 teachers & students bounded for Zero Carbon Building (ZCB) in Kowloon Bay. The field study took place in groups. Students utilized Apps to measure and analyze…

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“No Straw Movement” Taking Action

Green Gurus of our school launched the “No Straw Movement” Signature Campaign on 25 Oct 2018 (Thu) on campus to raise students’ and teachers’ awareness of environmental conservation by stopping using plastic straws. In the signature campaign, up to 600 students and teachers promised to support “No Straw Movement” by giving signatures, joining hands to reduce waste at source. Green Gurus advocated “No Straw Movement” once again on 20 Nov 2018. Besides encouraging schoolmates to support “No Plastics”, glass straws were presented to students in…

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Taiwan-based renowned eco-film director Mr. Liang Chieh-te paid a warm visit to CFSS to share his precious experience in shooting his masterpiece “Fly, Kite, Fly”

It was our school’s great honour to have invited Director Liang Chieh-te to pay a warm visit to CFSS on 9 November 2018 (Fri), showing his masterpiece “Fly, Kite, Fly” and sharing his precious experience in shooting the film. Director Liang is a Taiwan-based renowned eco-photographer and film director. His masterpieces had got enrolled in Golden Horse Film Festival several times and received numerous international awards. Director Liang had spent more than 20 years in shooting “Fly, Kite, Fly” to record the whole lifespan of…

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“No Straw Movement” Signature Campaign

Green Gurus of our school launched the “No Straw Movement” Signature Campaign on 25 Oct 2018 (Thu) on campus in the light of extensive invasion by microplastics to oceans causing death of millions of marine life by suffocation. Green Gurus would like to raise awareness of students and teachers on environmental conservation to stop using plastic straws. In the signature campaign, up to 600 students and teachers promised to support “No Straw Movement” by giving signatures, joining hands to reduce waste at source.

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