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24 Feb 2020

Coronavirus cooperation shows how the world is getting better at hunting down disease

Prof. Christine LOH,Chief Development Strategist of Division of Environment and Sustainability (ENVR), wrote an article on the global collaboration in tackling the new coronavirus crisis on SCMP.

24 Feb 2020

DIY virus protection: Hong Kongers making own masks amid shortages

Prof. Joseph KWAN, Adjunct Professor of Division of Environment and Sustainability (ENVR) shared his thought about the importance of wearing masks in preventing the spread of the Coronavirus in various media.

20 Feb 2020

Sinophobia: How a virus reveals the many ways China is feared

Prof. Donald LOW, Professor of Practice of Division of Public Policy (PPOL) & Prof. Barry SAUTMAN, Visiting Professor of Division of Social Science (SOSC) commented on the growing discrimination against Chinese nationals amid the Covid19 outbreak.

19 Feb 2020

Face masks vs coronavirus: How effective are they?

Prof. Joseph KWAN, Adjunct Professor of Division of Environment and Sustainability (ENVR), compared the use and function of N95 respirators to surgical masks in an article on France24.com

19 Feb 2020

Suitable Locations for Quarantine Arrangement

Prof. Alexis LAU, Professor of Division of Environment and Sustainability (ENVR) co-wrote an article on suitable locations for quarantine arrangement for those who have close contact with confirmed novel coronavirus patients.

18 Feb 2020

Why we might have to accept that this new coronavirus could be here to stay

Prof. Donald LOW, Professor of Practice, Division of Public Policy (PPOL) shared his thoughts that the governments to start planning for mitigation and to prepare their populations for the novel coronavirus.