Food waste is an urgent problem in Hong Kong, one of the most densely populated cities in the world. ICLEI supports Hong Kong’s food waste policy making processes by arranging peer learning and consulting with the City of Seoul 2019. Hong Kong became an ICLEI Member in 2020 and is participating in ICLEI’s circular food system research plan for East Asian cities.
About ICLEI Circulars
ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability is a global network of more than 2,500 local and regional governments committed to sustainable urban development.
Circular Development is one of the five strategic pathways of ICLEI providing guidance for sustainable urban development. ICLEI Circulars platform gathers the latest knowledge on circular economy interventions at local and regional government levels around the world, provides materials for awareness raising, offers capacity building and implementation support on circular development actions and policies, shares inspiring stories from the leading cities and facilitates peer-to-peer exchange.
ICLEI Circulars is managed by the Circular Development Team at the World Secretariat (Bonn) in close collaboration with the ICLEI Regional Offices around the world.