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Official Journal of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS)

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Table 2 Summary of priority areas of climate partnership in Hong Kong

From: Urban-focused weather and climate services in Hong Kong

Priority areas Energy Public health Water Urban planning and disaster risk reduction Agricultural activities
Partners/stakeholders Energy utilities Health sector Academia Senior Citizen Home Safety Association Water Supplies Department Planning Department Various engineering departments and professional bodies Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department Flower farmers
Examples of collaboration Energy management Energy saving Renewable energy 9-day energy consumption forecast Thermal comfort Weather impacts on elderly Research on the relationship between climate and communicable diseases Water resource management Drought monitoring Reservoir yield forecasting Climate and urban planning Building and infrastructure design Flood risk and slope safety Climate prediction Seminars on using climate information