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    Christine Fang: Social services professional inspired by her late father

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... using government language. This year, she became a member of the preparatory task force of the government's commission on poverty, chaired by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying. "We help ...

  2. A bigger role for the club

    Posted Apr 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... and in recent years attention had been diverted to integrating ethnic minorities, assisting students with learning difficulties and minimising the impact of poverty. Project Chance, launched in 2003 in Shamshuipo, Kwun Tong, Tai Wai, Tuen Mun and Fanling- clusters of poverty in Hong Kong- provided support for underprivileged children and their families. Mrs Leung said these children had few ...

  3. Funding fears for night classes

    Posted Apr 01st 2006, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... was a better way of tackling poverty than simply handing out money to the poor, she added. The EMB said present subsidies would remain and the Adult Education Subvention Scheme offered language ...

  4. Women continue to come second on gender agenda

    Posted Jun 24th 2006, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... 'Feminisation of poverty is increasing. Women are lagging far behind men as political and corporate leaders and in job market participation. Stereotypical assumptions have affected the political, ...



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