Equal Opportunities Commission


E-news Issue 244


Issue 244 | 28/10/2020

Make your vote count in EOC’s colouring and drawing competition

Want some colours in your day? The EOC has received a staggering 600-plus entries for its Children’s Colouring and Drawing Competition...

Carers share woes on lack of support at RTHK interview

Children and elders deserve all the love they need, but is there anyone looking after the well-being of their carers? On 15 October 2020, Ms LEUNG Man-leung...

14-week extended statutory maternity leave to take effect on 11 December

Effective from 11 December 2020, Hong Kong’s statutory maternity leave will increase from 10 weeks to 14 weeks. The date was appointed by the Secretary for Labour...

HKCSS launches scheme to recognise age-friendly organisations

The Hong Kong Council of Social Service is accepting applications for its “Age-Friendly Hong Kong” scheme until 31 December 2020. Offering awards at different levels, the scheme seeks to...