102%

funded

US$39,101

raised of US$38,204 fixed goal

Funded

on 11 March 2016

Launched: 5 Jan 2016

Funding ends: 11 Mar 2016

Crowdfunding Deadline Extended!

Update on 4 Mar 2016

With the overwhelming media attention so as the soaring amount of donations which is so close (80%) to our fundraising tartget, we are enormously thankful for FringeBacker's support to extend our deadline to the following Friday 11 March 2016. Thank you so much for your contributions. Your donations make a huge difference to our work as well as to Hong Kong. Please continue to support us by spreading the word to your friends and contacts. At the meantime, please enjoy Carine's latest interview (conducted today) on RTHK.

RTHK - 123 Show (4 Mar 2016 - starting from 21:20) - Public spaces in Hong Kong

Media Coverage (Harbour Times)

Update on 24 Feb 2016

24 Feb 2016 - Harbour Times - Open Space: A Coffin for Each of Us 

Interview with Carine Lai on TVB Pearl

Update on 24 Feb 2016

TVB Pearl News at 7:30 on 21 Feb 2016  (intervew starts at 15:30)

Carine Lai's article on South China Morning Post (16 Feb 2016)

Update on 17 Feb 2016

Carine Lai wrote an article commenting how urban planning affects socioeconomic disparities on South China Morning Post:

Urban space invaders/ How Hongkongers are being cheated out of vital open space (View on Civic Exchange website)

2 meter-sq picnic mat with special design

Update on 14 Jan 2016

When you back HK$600 or more, you will get a 2 meter-sq picnic mat with design made by Carine Lai, the researcher of this project.

Size of the mat: 2m(W) x 1m(H)

Media Coverage

Update on 13 Jan 2016

"Unopened Space: An illusion of public access?" Media Coverage

Update on 12 Jan 2016

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HK$100

(approximately US$13*)

  1. A donation receipt 
  2. Your support listed in the “Acknowledgements” section of the report

7 Backers

HK$300

(approximately US$39*)

  1. A 'PDF' copy of the report via email on its release, including your support listed in the “Acknowledgements” section of the report.
  2. A donation receipt 

13 Backers

HK$600

(approximately US$77*)

  1. A 2 meter-sq picnic mat with special design
  2. Your support will be recognised in Civic Exchange's 2015-2016 annual report
  3. A 'PDF' copy of the report via email on its release, including your name listed in the “Acknowledgements” section
  4. A donation receipt 

15 Backers

HK$1,000

(approximately US$129*)

  1. A full-colour printed copy of the report
  2. A personalised certificate, co-signed by Civic Exchange's CEO & the lead researcher
  3. A 2 meter-sq picnic mat with special design
  4. Your support will be recognised in Civic Exchange's 2015-2016 annual report
  5. A 'PDF' copy of the report via email on its release, including your name listed in the “Acknowledgements” section
  6. A donation receipt

13 Backers

HK$5,000

(approximately US$641*)

  1. A poster-size print of infographics from the report
  2. A full-colour printed copy of the report
  3. A personalised certificate, co-signed by Civic Exchange's CEO & the lead researcher
  4. A 2 meter-sq picnic mat with special design
  5. Your support will be recognised in Civic Exchange's 2015-2016 annual report
  6. A 'PDF' copy of the report via email on its release, including your name listed in the “Acknowledgements” section
  7. A donation receipt

6 Backers

HK$10,000

(approximately US$1,282*)

  1. A personal invitation to a VIP tea reception with Civic Exchange's CEO and the lead researcher and the Briefing Session on the report​
  2. A poster-size print of infographics from the report
  3. A full-colour printed copy of the report
  4. A personalised certificate, co-signed by Civic Exchange's CEO & the lead researcher
  5. A 2 meter-sq picnic mat with special design
  6. Your support will be recognised in Civic Exchange's 2015-2016 annual report
  7. A 'PDF' copy of the report via email on its release, including your name listed in the “Acknowledgements” section
  8. A donation receipt

2 Backers

HK$50,000

(approximately US$6,410*)

  1. A limited print of a poster hand-drawn by the lead researcher on our open space
  2. A personal invitation to a VIP tea reception with Civic Exchange's CEO and the lead researcher and the Briefing Session on the report​
  3. A poster-size print of infographics from the report
  4. A full-colour printed copy of the report
  5. A personalised certificate, co-signed by Civic Exchange's CEO & the lead researcher
  6. A 2 meter-sq picnic mat with special design
  7. Your support will be recognised in Civic Exchange's 2015-2016 annual report
  8. A 'PDF' copy of the report via email on its release, including your name listed in the “Acknowledgements” section
  9. A donation receipt

0 Backers

HK$100,000

(approximately US$12,820*)

  • Two VIP complementary tickets to the Walk21 Hong Kong Conference in October 2016 (www.walk21hk.com)
  • A limited print of a poster hand-drawn by the lead researcher on our open space
  • A personal invitation to a VIP tea reception with Civic Exchange's CEO and the lead researcher and the Briefing Session on the report​
  • A poster-size print of infographics from the report
  • A full-colour printed copy of the report
  • A personalised certificate, co-signed by Civic Exchange's CEO & the lead researcher
  • A 2 meter-sq picnic mat with special design
  • Your support will be recognised in Civic Exchange's 2015-2016 annual report
  • A 'PDF' copy of the report via email on its release, including your name listed in the “Acknowledgements” section
  • A donation receipt

0 Backers

Contribute any amount

  • We welcome any pledge amount. Thank you for supporting the project without any rewards.

29 Backers