Introduction

The Water Supplies Department (WSD) strives to promote water conservation to the public through various channels. In particular, WSD has devoted much effort to school education with the aim of nurturing a water conservation culture amongst the younger generation. WSD launched the “Water: Learn & Conserve – Teaching Kit for Liberal Studies” for secondary education in 2011 and “Cherish Water Campus” Integrated Education Programme - Primary School in 2015/16 school year, as well as further extended the pilot "Cherish Water Campus" Kindergarten Education Programme to kindergartens in 2017/18 school year. All three programmes provide a wide range of resources and interactive activities facilitating learning in a progressive way, enable students get to know more about water as a precious resource and necessity for sustaining life on earth thereby inspiring them to think about the principle of saving water and develop civic responsibility.

Water Saving Week 2024

To encourage students to learn and understand the importance of cherish water via a series of competitions and activities, WSD is holding the “Cherish Water Campus” Water Saving Week 2024(the "Week") from 6 to 10 May* for all primary schools in Hong Kong in this school year. We encourage all students to participate in competition organised by WSD during the Week to practise water conservation and win fabulous prizes.

Competition

Name of Competition Details
“Save Water Today for a Sustainable Future” Poster Design Competition

*Schools may adjust the dates of the Week to suit their teaching schedule.

In addition to the individual awards of the competition, "The Most Active Participation Award" will be awarded to 3 schools with the highest rate of participation.

Cherish Water Campus – Kindergarten
Cherish Water Campus – Primary School
E-learning Platform “Water: Learn & Conserve” – Secondary School
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