Equal Opportunities Commission


E-news Issue 216


Issue 216 | 29/08/2019

Time to revisit #MeToo and tackle sexual harassment at its roots

In October 2017, hurdler Vera LUI sent shock waves through Hong Kong with her #MeToo story on Facebook. It was a wake-up call for the sports sector, and later many others, to combat sexual harassment with willpower and commitment...

EOC’s training programme returns this fall

Applications are now open for the EOC’s fall training programme, which runs from late-September to early December 2019. In addition to three free courses introducing the anti-discrimination ordinances...

Join the Asia Social Innovation Award to kickstart your idea for a more inclusive world

To all the innovators, problem-solvers and campaigners out there: it is time for you to shine!The Asia Social Innovation Award, first launched in 2008 to promote...

Contribution of foreign domestic workers set as theme of colouring competition

Foreign domestic workers (FDWs) play a crucial role in our economy and society. From doing household chores and walking dogs to playing with children and looking after elders...