Vision, Mission, Value



VBH seeks to become a showcase of excellence for people-led heritage conservation based on a revitalization programme that contributes to community capacity building and the establishment of an inclusive civil society.



VBH places particular value on:

  • Integrating living tangible and intangible heritage preservation
  • Bottom-up, community-led collaboration
  • Cultural and social innovation
  • Respecting rights and responsibilities of all stakeholders



VBH strives for:

  • Conserving Hong Kong’s living heritage: to encourage people to share their time, skills and experience to benefit both themselves and others and, by doing so, to conserve a community way of living that is relevant to and valued by future generations
  • Revitalizing community relationships and networks
  • Developing a community-oriented mutual and sustainable economy