Equal Opportunities Commission


E-news Issue 276


Issue 276 | 28/02/2022

Photo: reflection on a window of a person wearing a mask

EOC speaks out against COVID shaming and discrimination

On 24 February 2022, the EOC issued a statement expressing deep concern over reports of foreign domestic workers being fired and turned out of homes by employers because they have contracted COVID-19.

Save-the-date poster

Save the date: EOC to host webinars on racial D&I in March and April

In the spirit of International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (IDERD) on 21 March, the EOC will be hosting two webinars in March and April via zoom to promote the exchange of knowledge and experience in putting racial diversity and inclusion into action.

Poster of the competition

“Equality and Respect: Stop Sexual Harassment” Sticker Design Competition: Final call for applications

Application will close on 4 March 2022 for the EOC’s sticker design competition, “Equality and Respect: Stop Sexual Harassment”.

Image: miniature figures of a woman and a man. Both have a ladder in front of them, but the woman's ladder has fewer rungs.

Reflections for International Women’s Day

With International Women’s Day (8 March) coming up, the time is apt for a reflection on the status of women in Hong Kong today.