The chapter provides a review of educational development in Macao, from when it was under Portuguese colonial rule to the most recent introduction of regulatory regimes reinforced by the Ten Year Plan (2011_2020). It shows that over the last decade economic growth in Macao has led to substantial investment in education; a process accompanied by the SAR’s government’s efforts to consolidate the legal framework for education and to foster greater civic engagement.
Stephanie W. Lee and Tsz Kit Cheng
Stephanie Lee, Heidi Hylton Meier and Paul J. Lee
The earth and its inhabitants are suffering due to the detriments of pollution. ‘Paleoclimates’, the historic average global temperature records, have shown that global warming is increasing much faster than in the past. This chapter studies how the population and transportation of Seoul, South Korea have been the biggest causes of environmental problems. Being the second-largest metropolitan population in the world, there are many different factors of pollution that need to be addressed in order for South Korea and its inhabitants to avoid the serious detriments it could face in the future. This chapter examines the harm from air pollution, food waste pollution, and water pollution in Seoul, South Korea, and the possible solutions that can be implemented to help decrease the damage to the environment.