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Mobile Education Centre
 

The Mobile Education Centre (MEC) under the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department (FEHD) makes visits to schools, housing estates, public parks, etc. Through advanced and educational multi-media approach, the public can obtain more information on food, personal and environmental hygiene. The MEC is open for booking by all organizations free of charge.

Introduction
The MEC is a publicity vehicle powered by liquefied petroleum gas. The body of the vehicle is decorated with cartoons introducing food safety and public hygiene services provided by FEHD. The MEC is equipped with 5 touch screen computer sets to display the information and games of the themes. Explanation will be provided by the staff. Participants can browse the content or participate the interactive computer games by themselves. One to five themes of the followings will be provided during exhibitions:

(i) Personal and Domestic Hygiene;
(ii) 5 Keys to Food Safety;
(iii) A Closer Look to Nutrition Label;
(iv) Pest Control; and
(vi) A Guide to After-death Arrangements.
 
Besides, the MEC is also provided with informative panels and leaflets. The public can know more about the life cycle of mosquito breeding in the Model Corner. The public can also view our video productions at the exterior part of the MEC. Display of panels and delivery of health talks on food and environmental hygiene at the display venue can be arranged upon request. For details, please contact our staff at 2377 1984. Application form can be downloaded from the “Public Forms” in our website.
 
Schedule of Mobile Education Centre in December 2017:
Date Time District Venue
1 December ( Friday ) 10:00-12:00 Tsuen Wan Tsuen Wan Park
4 December (Monday) 09:30-11:30 Yau Tsim Kowloon Park
5 December (Tuesday) 14:30-16:30 Kowloon City Cascades
6 December (Wednesday) 10:00-11:30 Sha Tin Lee On Estate
7 December (Thursday) 14:30-16:00 Mong Kok Hoi Fu Court
8 December (Friday) 10:00-12:00 Tsuen Wan  Tsuen Wan Park
11 December (Monday) 09:30-11:30 Yau Tsim Kowloon Park
12 December (Tuesday) 14:30-16:30 Kowloon City Cascades
13 December (Wednesday) 14:30-16:00 Mong Kok Hoi Fu Court
14 December (Thursday) 10:00-11:30 Won Tai Sin Wang Tau Hom Estate
15 December (Friday) 10:00-12:00 Tsuen Wan  Tsuen Wan Park
18 December (Monday) 09:30-11:30 Yau Tsim Kowloon Park
19 December (Tuesday) 14:30-16:30 Kowloon City Cascades
20 December (Wednesday) 14:30-16:00 Mong Kok Hoi Fu Court
21 December (Thursday) 09:30-11:30 Yau Tsim Kowloon Park
22 December (Friday) 09:30-11:30 Yau Tsim Kowloon Park
27 December (Wednesday) 14:30-16:30 Sham Shui Po Cheung Sha Wan Estate
28 December (Thursday) 09:30-11:30 Yau Tsim Kowloon Park
29 December (Friday) 10:00-12:00 Southern Ap Lei Chau Estate

Note: Arrangement in case of Typhoon or Rainstorm Warning Signals issued 2 hours before the commencement of the programme:

  • When Typhoon Signal No. 3 or Red Rainstorm Warning or above is issued, the current programme will be cancelled and the event will be postponed;
  • When Typhoon Signal No. 1 or Amber Rainstorm Warning is issued, the programme will continue.

No prior notice will be given in case of cancellation of activities due to adverse weather condition or failure of engine. Please call 2377 9275 for details of the activities.

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