Equal Opportunities Commission


E-news Issue 219


Issue 219 | 10/10/2019

Survey sounds warning bell on Hongkongers’ mental health

Hongkongers’ mental health made a nosedive and once again scored below acceptable levels on the World Health Organization’s Five Well-Being Index (WHO-5) this year, according to...

EOC Chairperson calls for immediate action to close education gap for ethnic minorities

Mr Ricky CHU Man-kin, Chairperson of the EOC, published an article in Sing Tao Daily, the Hong Kong Economic Journal and Hong Kong Free Press on 2, 4 and 8 October 2019 respectively, following the recent release of Closing the Gap...

HKU publishes EOC-funded study on unconscious bias

Prejudice and bias come in different forms. Some are overt and manifest themselves in blatantly discriminatory conduct; others are more implicit and subtle, shaping our deep-seated attitudes and values...

Equality in full swing at Go Fun Fearless Dragon Trail Run

Eight hundred sports enthusiasts, including 70 persons with disabilities (PWDs), got together on 28 September 2019 to take part in Go Fun Fearless Dragon Trail Run, organised by Hong Kong Network...