Equal Opportunities Commission


E-news Issue 209


Issue 209 | 15/05/2019

Proposals wanted for three research projects

The EOC is looking to commission three research projects, namely the “Study on Challenges, Effective Policies, and Best Practices of Ordinary Schools in Educating Students with Special Educational Needs (SEN) in Hong Kong”...

EOC hosts roundtable on sexuality education reform

On 6 May 2019, the EOC co-organised the Roundtable on Reforming Sexuality Education in Hong Kong with the Lee Hysan Foundation. Drawing over 50 representatives from NGOs, school-sponsoring bodies...

EOC Chairperson to speak at IDAHOT events

The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT), falling on 17 May annually, serves as a reminder of the prejudice people continue to face on everyday and institutional levels because of their sexual orientation, gender identity or intersex status...

Symposium to discuss ways to promote family wellbeing in a changing society

Proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in 1993, the International Day of Families is observed annually on 15 May. It provides an opportunity to promote awareness of issues relating to families and...