|Created on 20 March 2023
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由清華大學全球可持續發展研究院 (TUSDG) 和香港中文大學 (CUHK) 聯合主辦、保樂力加中國贊助的第二屆氣候解決方案全球創新大賽大中華區賽於2023年3月15日在清華大學公共管理學院報告廳順利舉行。
氣候解決方案全球創新大賽(Universities for Goal 13) 由聯合國可持續發展解決方案網路 (UN SDSN) 和西門子歌美颯 (Siemens Gamesa) 共同發起。第一屆大賽在中國、美國、德國、南非、巴西5個國家同時舉行，並在2022年9月舉行全球決賽，最後由中國賽區的學生團隊奪得全球大獎。
Greater China Finals of the 2nd Edition of Universities for Goal 13 Concluded with Success
Co-hosted by the Institute for Sustainable Development Goals, Tsinghua University (TUSDG) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), sponsored by Pernod Ricard China, the Greater China Finals of the 2nd edition of Universities for Goal 13 was held successfully at the Auditorium Hall, School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University on 15 March 2023.
Co-organized by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (UN SDSN) and Siemens Gamesa, the 1st edition of Universities for Goal 13 (UG13) was held simultaneously among 5 countries: China, the United States, Germany, South Africa and Brazil. With the Global Finals took place in September 2022, a student team representing China brought home the champion.
This year, the Greater China Competition of UG13 has enrolled a total of 43 teams, involving 181 students from 69 higher institutions. Upon 2 rounds of assessments, 10 teams have made it to the Greater China Finals. The 3 Merit Awards went to ‘Lithium Batteries Team’, ‘Agricultural and carbon integration construction squad’ and ‘SipTracer’, while 2 other teams – ‘Small Team Undersea’ and ‘North Star’ were presented the Greater China Pernod Ricard China Special Award. The 3 teams who received the Merit Awards will be representing Greater China in the Global Competition.
The jury of the Greater China Finals was comprised of 4 members:
The 10 finalist teams offered innovative SDG13 solutions by putting together multidisciplinary knowledge and technological advancement, trying their hands on key research fields such as climate change and weather hazards prevention, carbon–hydrogen transformation, utilization of high-value waste in ocean, reuse of disposed lithium batteries etc. The teams have exhibited their enthusiasm in sustainable development and determination in taking part in climate action during the solution showcase and Q&A session.
優勝獎團隊與嘉賓合照 Group photo of the Merit Awards recipients and guests
保樂力加特別獎團隊與嘉賓合照 Group photo of the Greater China Pernod Ricard China Special Awards recipients and guests
比賽現場合照 Group photo at the competition venue
線上合照 Online group photo