Equal Opportunities Commission


E-news Issue 248


Issue 248 | 24/12/2020

Happy holidays!

As COVID-19 continues to rage on around the globe, seasonal celebrations will have to take on new forms and a much-needed sense of caution this year. Hong Kong, however, has always been an agile and resilient society, with people from diverse backgrounds being able to come together and carve out a better future.

EOC issues legal proceedings on behalf of foreign domestic worker in disability discrimination case

On 22 December 2020, the EOC issued legal proceedings under the Disability Discrimination Ordinance (DDO) in the District Court on behalf of a foreign domestic helper (the Claimant)...

EOC teams with NGOs and YouTuber New Dellily to launch virtual photo exhibition

The EOC has recently launched a virtual exhibition entitled “The Way We Are”, featuring over 130 original photographic works contributed by marginalised groups...

Look out for EOC ads on the MTR and support racial equality

In an effort to rally support for racial equality and inclusion amid the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, the EOC has rolled out an advertising campaign on MTR trains on the Island Line...

EOC releases Annual Report 2019/20

The EOC is pleased to present its Annual Report 2019/20, which highlights important areas of the Commission’s work from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2021. While the ongoing COVID-19...