Analyses | Innovation and technology development | 2017-12-06 | HKEJ

Re-energising rural communities

Lai Chi Wo Village is a successful example of rural revitalisation. Nevertheless, its model cannot be applied to other villages directly owing to the varied conditions of Hong Kong’s rural villages. Apart from promoting agricultural land rehabilitation, overseas countries have been employing a range of methods, such as optimising technological advancements and housing people who work in the creative industries and home-based businesses, to construct a more diversified rural economy. 

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.