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  1. Comment - Letters

    Hong Kong needs commission for children to be set up

    Posted May 28th 2014, 04:28am by LETTERS

    ... separation and divorce are common. Disputes over children's custody are frequent and, in some serious cases, children are abducted by parents. The government is consulting NGOs to determine ...

  2. NGOs bid to run food banks as slowdown bites

    Posted Jan 06th 2009, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... from NGOs bidding to run food banks in five areas - central Kowloon, eastern Kowloon, eastern New Territories, western New Territories and the rest of the city. Applications closed yesterday. ... Bank, one of the applicants, said: 'It won't be surprising if some NGOs which used not to provide food assistance decide to bid for the funding, to start new services. Some groups ...

  3. Row as subsidised NGOs fail to raise staff salaries

    Posted Jan 13th 2009, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... the government said the salary adjustment policies of the 19 NGOs complied with the lump-sum grant subvention system and there had been no misuse of public money. Fung Pak-yan, deputy director of the Social Welfare Department, said the salary structures in subvented NGOs had been de-linked from those of the civil service under the lump-sum grant scheme. 'The NGOs have flexibility ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Full text: CY Leung’s 2014 Annual Report

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 09:49pm

    ... and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in September 2013 to provide corporate visits and short-term workplace training and internship opportunities for young people from grassroots families. • Approved ... elderly homes run by Hong Kong NGOs in Guangdong to provide an option for elderly persons waitlisted for subsidised places at their own choice. It is expected that over 1 580 new subsidised ...

  5. Beijing 'keeps firm hand on NGO finances'

    Posted Mar 07th 2011, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... faced by NGOs operating on the mainland. It said more than 32 per cent of the funds raised last year by 84 mainland NGOs (which the survey calls 'non-profit organisations') came from big multinational or domestic enterprises, while money from international foundations and NGOs and domestic foundations made up only 22 per cent. The government and the public had each donated ...

  6. NGOs to get funds to run recycling plants

    Posted Jun 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Two NGOs would receive funding to run recycling plants at the Eco Park in Tuen Mun under a scheme to help the industry weather the economic turmoil, a government source said ... light bulbs Fund NGOs to operate two waste recycling centres in Tuen Mun Innovation and technology Explore the use of financial and policy incentives to encourage more R&D investment ...

  7. Beijing denies setting restrictions on NGOs

    Posted Jun 05th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing Beijing was willing to continue working with foreign countries in earthquake rescue work and had not set restrictions on the relief efforts of foreign NGOs, officials ... , director general of the Ministry of Civil Affairs' Disaster Relief Department, dismissed suggestions that the government had placed restrictions on foreign NGOs. He said he saw many foreign ...

  8. NGOs say government's relief packages are not an investment in the future

    Posted May 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Eva Wu The four relief packages Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah has announced over the past 15 months represent a missed opportunity to lay the groundwork for future growth, a grouping of NGOs has said. The Civil Human Rights Front said most of the measures in the latest stimulus package announced on Tuesday, along with the three relief packages released earlier, were ...

  9. Quantifying contribution made by NGOs a difficult process

    Posted May 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... system is hampering work of NGOs', May 13) revealed two completely different mindsets on the subject of non-governmental organisations. Your correspondents criticised the lack of accountability by NGOs. The lump-sum grant system requires NGOs to be accountable to their funding sources, both government and private. NGOs have to annually present audited accounts and hold annual ...

  10. NGOs complain to the UN about inaction on racial discrimination

    Posted Aug 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Representatives of Hong Kong's non-governmental organisations working on racial discrimination issues yesterday bemoaned the government's refusal to concede ground on a variety of issues before a United Nations hearing. 'We are ...




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