Equal Opportunities Commission


E-news Issue 251


Issue 251 | 11/02/2021

Happy Lunar New Year!

Let’s bid adieu to the year of the rat, a time of grave challenges for many communities at home and abroad. As we usher in the year of the ox with hope and grace, the EOC wishes everyone peace, good health and prosperity in the times ahead.

Employers shouldn’t let unfounded COVID fears lead to racial discrimination against employees

A number of civil society groups have recently expressed concern to the EOC over incidents of employers in the construction industry reportedly banning South Asian workers from going to work...

EOC Chairperson explains in “Letter to Hong Kong” why organisations must establish policy to fight sexual harassment

Following the EOC’s recent publication of a study that indicated a significant increase last year in the number of National Sports Associations with an anti-sexual...

Drop by EOC’s photo exhibition at The Mills

From now until 26 February 2021, the EOC will be staging an exhibition at 1/F Atrium, The Mills, Tsuen Wan featuring original photographic works by marginalised communities...

Apply for EOC’s funding to get your project off the ground

The 2021/22 edition of the Community Participation Funding Programme on Equal Opportunities is now open for application. Apply on or before 19 March 2021...

PolyU to showcase photographic works by older adults at Cultural Centre exhibition

The Institute of Active Ageing of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University will organise a photo exhibition from 26-28 February 2021 at the Exhibition Gallery, L4, Administration Building...