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  1. Levy fund can help maids fight for fair pay, NGOs say

    Posted Aug 05th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez The government will be urged today to use part of the HK$4.4 billion fund from levies on contracts for foreign helpers as a compensation fund to stop what helpers' groups call 'legalised underpayment'. The groups say some o ...

  2. Concern over quality of patients' interpreters

    Posted Aug 21st 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... 'NGOs are doing things for a good cause but they would not have the expertise in the area of screening potential interpreters or training professionally qualified interpreters.' Fermi Wong ...

  3. Hong Kong stays on high alert

    Posted Jun 01st 2009, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Antiviral stockpile for treatment of patients, chemoprophylaxis of health care workers and essential service providers in the public sector Vaccine administration Mobilise private sector and NGOs ...

  4. Aids activists push for advisory role

    Posted Jul 18th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez NGOs renew fight for representation as chiefs of two councils about to step down Aids-prevention agencies are to step up their fight for representation on two powerful ... policies related to Aids and HIV. The Hong Kong Coalition of Aids Service Organisations recently petitioned the Health, Welfare and Food Bureau to include representatives from NGOs engaged in Aids ...

  5. New HK research questions euthanasia theories

    Posted Jul 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez, Ravina Shamdasani

    ... such as alienated families,' he said. It was time to bring together government departments, NGOs and stakeholders to address the issue. Criminal lawyer Kevin Steel, who was not involved in the study ...

  6. Aids groups deplore lack of role in advisory council

    Posted Aug 16th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... NGOs and people living with HIV to the council represented conflict of interest. '[This] does not make sense to me,' she said. Dr Chen chaired the council's Committee ...

  7. Prime time for public health

    Posted Sep 16th 2003, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... the need to strengthen co-ordination and integration in providing health services and in contacts between the ministries or departments, NGOs and the private sector. Hong Kong's Secretary ...



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