Equal Opportunities Commission


E-news Issue 191


Apply now for “Tally & friends” Storytelling Competition and Workshops

The EOC is now accepting applicatons until 3 October 2018 for its latest educational programme, “Equality for All: ‘Tally & friends’ Storytelling Competition & Workshops”. Following the launch of the children’s books series, Tally & friends by the EOC last October, the Commission is organising the programme to further promote messages of equality, diversity and inclusion among children.

The competition is divided into five categories, namely Pre-School, Lower Primary, Upper Primary, Team and Sign Language. Participants are required to submit a video of themselves telling a story from the Tally & friends series or a new story based on its characters. Shortlisted contestants will be invited to compete at the finals at Lecture Theatre, Hong Kong Central Library on 10 November 2018 and have the chance to win a trophy and cash prizes up to HK$3,000.

In addition, the EOC will organise a series of free extension activities throughout October, including Parent and Child Storytelling Workshops, Chinese and English Storytelling Workshops, and an Introductory Sign Language Workshop with the support of St. James’ Settlement, Hans Andersen Club, Books & Beyond Reading Club and Lutheran School for the Deaf.

For more details, please click the link below.