Appointments to Community Involvement Committee on Greening

The Development Bureau announced today (March 1) the appointment of 17 non-official members to the Community Involvement Committee on Greening (CICG) by the Secretary for Development for a term of two years from March 1, 2019.

Eight incumbent members were re-appointed. The nine new members are Dr Johnnie Chan Chi-kau, Ms Chan Man-kuen, Mr Cheng Ka-ho, Mr Cheung Yung-pong, Dr Jeffrey Hung Oi-shing, Ms Una Lau Yuk-min, Mr Lo Cheuk-man, Dr Angie Ng Ying-sim and Miss Poon Wing-yi.

The Secretary for Development, Mr Michael Wong, said, "The work of the CICG is very important to the promotion of our greening efforts. I would like to express my sincere gratitude to the four outgoing non-official members, Ms Chick Hiu-lai, Mr Alkin Kwong Ching-wai, Ms Dorothy Tang Shun-wai and Ms Wong Kit-lin, for their contributions to the Committee."

The CICG, chaired by the Permanent Secretary for Development (Works), comprises members from different background to identify measures to encourage quality greening and to nurture a culture of tree care through public education and community involvement activities.

The appointments were published in the Government Gazette today.

The membership of the new term of the CICG is set out below:

Permanent Secretary for Development (Works)

Non-official Members
Dr Johnnie Chan Chi-kau
Ms Amy Chan May-ho
Ms Chan Man-kuen
Mr Cheng Ka-ho
Dr Samuel Cheng Kin-tak
Mr Cheung Kwok-kwan
Mr Cheung Yung-pong
Dr Jeffrey Hung Oi-shing
Ms Una Lau Yuk-min
Mr Christopher Law Kin-chung
Mrs Miranda Leung Chan Che-ming
Mr Lo Cheuk-man
Dr Angie Ng Ying-sim
Miss Poon Wing-yi
Mr Matthew Sin Kar-wah
Ms Ann So Lai-chun
Mr Yiu Vor

Official Members
Secretary for Education or representative
Director of Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation or representative
Director of Civil Engineering and Development or representative
Director of Environmental Protection or representative
Director of Home Affairs or representative
Director of Housing or representative
Director of Leisure and Cultural Services or representative
Deputy Secretary (Works)1, Development Bureau 

Ends/Friday, March 1, 2019
Issued at HKT 12:36