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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. NGOs best hope on HIV, so lay off, Beijing told

    Posted May 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhuang Pinghui If China intends to control the spread of Aids, then squeezing NGOs is only hampering the cause, analysts say, because they can reach high-risk HIV/Aids groups who normally ... is not a public one and very difficult to reach. Government employees can't get access, so it's only NGOs who can do the job.' He said a high-risk subgroup not getting any help were Uygur ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. I wanna be a speech therapist

    Posted Jul 18th 2004, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... with children can work in special schools or services provided by non-government organisations (NGOs). What work hours do you keep? We work about eight to nine hours per day. Some speech therapists who ... large-scale NGOs, there is a senior ranking for experienced speech therapists. What's the best part of your job? Witnessing children improve and the happiness of their parents as a result ...

  5. Patients to be helped to help themselves

    Posted Dec 01st 2008, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... is in line with the government's health care reforms, which emphasise primary care and control of chronic diseases. Dr Cheung said the NGOs would provide 'professional-led' services, ... Cheung said the NGOs would counsel individual patients and work out personal plans for them. 'Conditions for each patient vary, so the NGOs will set personal goals for each of them, ...

  6. Girls' drug abuse figures rise

    Posted Sep 10th 2009, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... for Psychotropic Drug Abusers needed to be strengthened. NGOs that sent social workers into schools in Tai Po would also be provided with additional services, including counselling and support to pupils ...

  7. News - World - MEDICINE

    Medecins sans Frontieres seeks China's help on Africa malaria cure

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com MSF chief says Chinese scientists have long fought against the mosquito-borne disease China can help develop malaria remedy for Africa One of the world's leading medical NGOs is in talks with Chinese scientists and researchers to develop a malaria treatment suitable for Africa, as well as other places. Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. NGO report faults lack of treatment for mentally ill

    Posted Oct 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhuang Pinghui Seventy per cent of mental patients lack effective treatment. Sane people are locked away in mental hospitals. Spending to treat mental health is at one-twentieth the level in the West. A report by two mainland NGOs makes for sobering reading. The report- by the Equity and Justice Initiative and Psychiatric and Social Watch, two Shenzhen-based NGOs- said more than 100 ...

  10. Caring professionals help the impaired talk it out

    Posted Oct 08th 2010, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... organisations (NGOs). Children and the elderly make up the majority of patients, he says. 'Some [children] have pronunciation problems, while others lack the social skills to communicate ...




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