Fair Winds Charter
How Civic Exchange influenced policy making to reduce ship emissions in Hong Kong 2006-2015.
The “Fair Winds Charter” report documents Civic Exchange and other key stakeholders’ 10-year effort to tackle the problems of ship emissions and air pollution in Hong Kong. The charter, a voluntary initiative led by the shipping industry requiring ocean-going vessels to switch to a less polluting fuel while at berth, was the first of its kind in Asia and a landmark achievement.
Published by: on September 19, 2018
Programme: Air in Hong Kong
Project name: Addressing deteriorating air quality: Research and Policy development