27 May 2014

New Donation of HK$100 million Extends Collaboration with China Disabled Persons’ Federation

曾因交通意外而導致左小腿截肢的譚漢華是家中的經濟支柱,接受長江新里程計劃義肢裝配後,不但重拾工作能力,更能在運動場上跑步,重建人生目標。

(May 27, 2014, Wuhan) There are an estimated 85 million people with disabilities in Mainland China. Along with their family members of over 200 million, they comprise 20% of China’s population. Two-thirds of these families live in rural areas that lack proper support resources. The Li Ka Shing Foundation... Read More

26 May 2014

“Techcracker” Guangzhou

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The “2014 Techcracker” China roadshow kicked off in Beijing on May 19th. Jointly organized by the Science Research Information Technology Co., Ltd,—a subsidiary of the Development Research Center of the State Council (DRC)—China Economic Yearbook and the Li Ka Shing Foundation, the event covers... Read More

18 March 2014

New DNA-editing technology spawns bold UC initiative

|李嘉誠生物醫學和健康科學中心於2011年10月21日成立,李先生出席開幕典禮時獲柏克萊加州大學的學生熱情包圍。|李嘉诚生物医学和健康科学中心於2011年10月21日成立,李先生出席开幕典礼时获柏克莱加州大学的学生热情包围。

BERKELEY —The University of California, Berkeley, and UC San Francisco are launching the Innovative Genomics Initiative (IGI) to lead a revolution in genetic engineering based on a new technology already generating novel strategies for gene therapy and the genetic study of disease. The Li Ka Shing... Read More

12 March 2014

“Love Ideas – Women’s Project Guangdong” Phase Two kicks off

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(March 7, 2014 – Guangdong) Phase two of “Love Ideas – Women’s Project Guangdong” kicked off today in a launching ceremony along with a mid-term sharing session held in Guangzhou, Guangdong. The first phase was implemented successfully, with 88 projects funded, that are selected by Guangdong... Read More

05 March 2014

An Interview with Mr. Li Ka-shing (Caixin Online)

What is behind the rise of populism in Hong Kong in recent years? What do you think the solution is? The widening wealth gap is a growing global social problem and it is a very thorny issue for governments everywhere. If government set policies through the emotive lens of populist sentiments, it might... Read More

04 March 2014

Social Engineers Get Ready To Build a Caring Community

社工们一起拍大合照。「爱心进行曲」获2,970名註册社工支持,从359个候选项目中,投票选出90个贴近社区所需的项目,基金会拨款资助总额港币1,100万元。

(Hong Kong, 22 February 2014) The “March of Social Engineers”, the latest programme under the Li Ka Shing Foundation’s “Love HK Your Way!”, entered a new phase today, as the city’s social engineers gathered together for a sharing session and collect funds to kick start their proposed projects... Read More

14 February 2014

Establishing Oneself and Pursuing Selflessness STU Students and Faculty Depart on Antarctica Expedition

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With the support of the Li Ka Shing Foundation, an expedition team from Shantou University will travel to Antarctica for scientific research and exploration from February 14 to March 6, 2014. The team members will set sail on the expedition vessel from Ushuaia, Argentina, cross Drake Passage, enter the... Read More

23 January 2014

Li Ka Shing Foundation gives US$3 million to Stanford for ‘big data’ initiative

Mr Li is a longtime supporter of Stanford University. He visited the University in September 2010 to unveil the Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge together with Stanford President John Hennessy, and met with the students and faculty there.|李先生長期支持史丹福大學。他曾於2010年9月到訪該大學,與校長約翰軒尼斯一同為「李嘉誠知識研究中心」揭幕,並與學生和教職員見面。|李先生长期支持斯坦福大学。他曾於2010年9月到访该大学,与校长约翰轩尼斯一同为「李嘉诚知识研究中心」揭幕,并与学生和教职员见面。

]STANFORD, Calif. — The Li Ka Shing Foundation has provided a US$3 million planning grant to the Stanford University School of Medicine for a new initiative to explore ways of harnessing the vast repositories of biomedical data to improve human health and lower health care costs. This latest gift will... Read More

23 January 2014

“March for Compassion” to focus on pioneering new bottom-up community service model

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(Beijing) The Ministry of Civil Affairs (MoCA) and the Li Ka Shing Foundation (LKSF) today jointly announced the launch of “March for Compassion”, a new initiative to provide social work services for 10 categories of impoverished families nationwide and to build capacity in the field of social work... Read More