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  1. Beijing should support, not suppress, NGOs

    Posted May 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... against ignorance and discrimination, and to the proper treatment for HIV/Aids sufferers. NGOs working in the field offer a way around the biases and governments have taken it by supporting them and co-operating with their efforts. Sadly, mainland authorities see these NGOs in a different light. A prominent HIV/Aids advocacy group, the Aizhixing Institute, is concerned it will be forced to close ...

  2. Prising open the grip of prejudice

    Posted May 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... we're doing amid concerns rights advocates could cause social unrest. Officials don't know much about NGOs, and I have to keep telling them that we're a 'non-political organisation'. What obstacles do you face? We have been subjected to many restrictions that were not just related to registering our NGO. On the mainland, it's very difficult for independent NGOs ...

  3. Help global body fight disease around the world

    Posted Jul 01st 2006, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... in developing countries and with international organisations, governments, NGOs and the private sector is important. The candidate should be fluent in English and have some knowledge of a second ...

  4. HIV stigma strong despite education drive

    Posted Dec 01st 2007, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... our testing services and those of other NGOs because they are worried about being stigmatised as immoral or judged for their behaviour,' she said. Equal Opportunities Commission chairman ...

  5. Researcher questions use of hybrid rice seed

    Posted May 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and the environment, but which NGOs have proved to have been planted in various areas- has nearly squeezed traditional seeds out of the market in recent years. Li said when he went in search of traditional ...

  6. 2pc of gay men in Hong Kong now HIV positive, figures show

    Posted Jul 17th 2006, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... groups. Accessibility is one of the problems we have been facing. It is always easier for NGOs to approach marginalised groups.' While about half of the heterosexual male patients contracted ...

  7. Time for Tsang to take lead in Aids battle

    Posted Jul 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... epidemic. We are a coalition of NGOs contributing to the fight against Aids in Hong Kong, and we concur that the problem needs a more urgent response and a new political will. Governments ... soon-to-be-reappointed advisory council on Aids. We have been petitioning for years to have this committee include representation from Aids NGOS and vulnerable groups. However, we have been kept at a safe ...

  8. Activist's mission to break stigma of illness proves perilous

    Posted Feb 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Aids project was closed. What exactly happened? Police and officials from the civil affairs department overseeing NGOs in Xinjiang raided the office in October 2006 declaring that our operation ...

  9. A deadly silence

    Posted Aug 29th 2007, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... one in 20 men who engage in homosexual sex have access to HIV prevention, treatment and care. Several local NGOs have joined the campaign to fight the resurgence of HIV. Rainbow of Hong Kong ...

  10. A matter of life and death

    Posted Jun 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... of pathology as a professor in 1995. He teaches basic pathology, medical ethics and law, as well as handling forensic pathology cases for the government, NGOs and law firms. Hong Kong forensic ...




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