Prof Cho Nam Ng is Associate Professor in the Department of Geography, The University of Hong Kong. He is an experienced teacher and researcher in environmental studies. His research interests include Environmental Impact Assessment, river basin study and water governance. He has also actively participated in government advisory committees and environmental NGOs in Hong Kong. Dr Ng was awarded the Bronze Bauhinia Star (2004) and the Silver Bauhinia Star (2014) honours by the Hong Kong SAR Government, “in recognition of his meritorious public and community service, particularly for his contribution to environmental protection and promotion of nature conservation in Hong Kong.