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:

  1. Personal and Domestic Hygiene;
  2. 5 Keys to Food Safety;
  3. A Closer Look to Nutrition Label;
  4. Pest Control; and
  5. 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 September 2018:

Date                  Time District         Venue       

3 Sep (Monday)

10:00-11:30

Shatin

Shui Chuen O Estate

14:30-16:30

Sai Kung

Hong Kong Velodrome Park
(Tseung Kwan O)

4 Sep (Tuesday)

14:30-16:00

Mong Kok

Hoi Fu Court

5 Sep (Wednesday)

10:00-12:00

Kwai Tsing

Kwai Shing West Estate

6 Sep (Thursday)

14:30-16:00

Tai Po

Tai Yuen Estate

7 Sep (Friday)

14:00-16:00

Kwun Tong

Tsui Ping (South) Estate

10 Sep (Monday)

14:30-16:30

Sham Shui Po

Fu Cheong Estate

11 Sep (Tuesday)

14:00-16:00

Wong Tai Sin

Tsz Hong Estate

12 Sep (Wednesday)

10:00-12:00

Kwai Tsing

Lai King Estate

13 Sep (Thursday)

14:30-16:30

Yuen Long

Yuen Long Park

14 Sep (Friday)

10:00-12:00

Wong Tai Sin

Wang Tau Hom Estate

17 Sep (Monday)

09:30-11:30

Yau Tsim

Kowloon Park

18 Sep (Tuesday) (Cancelled)

10:00-11:15

Central/Western

Hong Kong Park

19 Sep (Wednesday)

10:00-12:00

Kwai Tsing

Tsing Yi Park

20 Sep (Thursday)

10:00-11:30

Wong Tai Sin

Fung Tak Estate

21 Sep (Friday)

10:00-12:00

Southern

Ap Lei Chau Estate

24 Sep (Monday)

09:30-11:30

Yau Tsim

Kowloon Park

26 Sep (Wednesday)

14:30-16:00

Mong Kok

Hoi Fu Court

27 Sep (Thursday)

14:30-16:30

Yuen Long

Yuen Long Park

28 Sep (Friday)

10:00-12:00

Wong Tai Sin

Wang Tau Hom 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.