Innotalks "Transitional Social Housing Forum" was hosted by the CIC and the Jockey Club Design Institute for Social Innovation - PolyU in December 2019 at Construction Innovation Expo. NGO staff, architects and engineers were invited to share opinions on future plan of transitional housing in Hong Kong and visit the MiC prototypes in the Expo.
New Isolation Facilities in Hong Kong
In view of the 5th wave of the COVID-19, new isolation facilities and Pop-up Community Vaccination Centres were built by MiC and DfMA with full speed. Eight Community Isolation Facilities projects from China State Construction International providing over 50,000 isolation beds. Supported by the Central Government, the Lok Ma Chau Loop Hospital for Emergency was completed in April 2022. Meanwhile, two MiC transitional housing projects were used as community isolation facilities, providing more than 2,500 units.