The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) – University of Exeter (Exeter) Joint Centre for Environmental Sustainability and Resilience (ENSURE) is a joint research centre launched in 2018 with a generous joint support of HK$20 million. The first of its kind in Hong Kong, this collective endeavour has embarked on large, impactful interdisciplinary collaborations to tackle emerging issues related to a changing environment and human health and wellbeing. ENSURE serves as a platform for international academic exchange, promoting policy related works, and nurturing the next generation of young researchers to address sustainable development challenges.
Drawing on the complementary strengths of the two universities, CUHK and Exeter enter into this long-term partnership to strengthen research impact and visibility globally. The joint research effort reflects their common vision in promoting interdisciplinary research excellence which delivers benefits by tackling grand challenges and fulfilling societal needs globally.