Equal Opportunities Commission


E-news Issue 212


Issue 212 | 26/06/2019

EOC gives legal assistance to foreign domestic worker in pregnancy and disability discrimination case

On 14 June 2019, the EOC issued legal proceedings under the Sex Discrimination Ordinance (SDO) and the Disability Discrimination Ordinance (DDO) in the District Court...

Study identifies 21 areas of Hong Kong law with differential treatment of relationships

Differential treatment between opposite-sex marriages and other alternative relationships, such as same-sex marriages, as well as opposite or same-sex cohabiting couples and civil partners...

Labour Department to hold recruitment day for Ethnic Minority Ambassador Programme

Launched in September 2014, the Labour Department’s Employment Services Ambassador Programme for Ethnic Minorities (EMs) engages EMs to serve non-Chinese-speaking job seekers...

Leisure and Cultural Services Department launches Sports Training Programme for Persons with Disabilities

To provide persons with disabilities (PWDs) with more opportunities to participate in sports, the Leisure and Cultural Services Department is organising a series of training courses...