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IFRA Presentation_SCMP_CitizenMap


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IFRA Presentation_SCMP_CitizenMap

  1. 2. 7 Million
  2. 3. 24 70 % 12 Million
  3. 6. 24 83,703
  4. 8. 1.5 Reporters Hundreds stories Problems Illegal dumping Unauthorized development Landfill Vegetation removal Incinerator E-waste … … Citizens Green Groups Hong Kong Government Developers
  5. 9. Launched: 2010-11-16
  6. 10. 1 Week 28 Reports 7000+ Page-views
  7. 13. “ WHAT A WONDERFUL IDEA.. A GREAT GIFT TO THE PEOPLE OF HONG KONG.. AND HOPEFULLY IT WILL ENCOURAGE OTHERS TO DO THE SAME.” “ Well  done!  Thank you! This is THE best service to the people and environment of Hong Kong” “ I get the point and in principle like it, but the question is what gets done with the information and whether it leads to any credible investigative journalism. ” “ At present some ENGOs – Kadoorie Farm and WWF for example, are known to be keeping a log of cases they discover. Do you see your site replacing theirs?”
  8. 14. <ul><li>Citizens </li></ul><ul><li>Spot incidents </li></ul><ul><li>Report details </li></ul><ul><li>Provide help </li></ul>Problems Get discovered Get presented Get reported Get noticed <ul><li>SCMP </li></ul><ul><li>Verification </li></ul><ul><li>Investigation </li></ul><ul><li>Awareness-raising </li></ul>Green Groups Awareness Education Policy
  9. 15. NEXT?
  10. 16. @citizenmap Yolanda Ma Jinxin Twitter @majinxin [email_address]