Landslide mitigation for the Belt and Road

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is leading a five-year study to reduce the effects of landslides, including among China’s Belt and Road countries. HKUST’s Charles Ng says the multi-disciplinary, multinational study includes student participation in developing a world-leading standard of landslide barriers for “export” to many countries.



  • Charles Ng, Chair Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, HKUST
  • George Goodwin, UK Student
  • Kelvin Au, Hong Kong Student
  • Hengdu Liu, Chinese mainland Student
  • Rafa Tasnim, Student from Bangladesh


Related Links:
Hong Kong Trade Development Council

HKTDC Belt and Road Portal

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