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  1. Human rights violations create national and moral education dilemma

    Posted Aug 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... corruption, collusion with business, and human rights violations, among others. By their frequency and discernible pattern, there is every indication that they are not isolated problems but deeply ... witness is the rich-poor chasm growing ever wider as local governments and their cronies pillage commoners' land rights and find ways to feather their own nests. Admittedly, China has seen ...

  2. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Sending students to schools abroad is just as vitally important to mainland China's interests as attracting more talents from the US Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy US first lady Michelle Obama is absolutely right about the importance of overseas education, and that is exactly what the sons and daughters of many ...

  3. Cautionary lesson in human rights

    Posted Jun 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... them to be mindful of Hong Kong's core values, enshrined in the Basic Law, the Bill of Rights, and two human rights conventions which Hong Kong has long since signed and ratified- one ... of democracy and human rights. ...

  4. Principal defends punishment

    Posted Jun 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with the Hong Kong Observatory and it said the temperature on the day ranged from 15 to 18 degrees. 'The discipline master and the two class teachers did not consider the weather too cold ...

  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    A dose of humanities for medical students

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... in humanities, launched in 2009 by the medical faculty to help would-be doctors to nurture observation, empathy and self-reflection- interpersonal skills that are just as essential to patient care. Kwong ... fledged programme in medical humanities as part of the university's six-year core undergraduate medical curriculum. Students learn to delve into questions such as "What makes us ...

  6. Anger over human rights contract

    Posted Oct 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... by the government to educate teachers on human rights and anti-discrimination concepts. The Society for Truth and Light, an anti-gay rights group, won the contract from the Education and Manpower Bureau. ... of Education and Human Rights Monitor legal expert Leung Yan-wing. Dr Leung has been teaching civic education to teachers under another of the bureau's training programmes. It is understood ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Shaw Prize winners say Hong Kong system to 'succeed' does not feel right

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com Astronomy laureates say a system where pupils follow a set path to 'succeed' in life feels wrong Local education shocks Shaw Prize winners Professor Jane Luu's eyes widen as she leans back in her chair and ...

  8. letters

    Posted Feb 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... observatory Before my visit to the Hong Kong Observatory, I thought their job was just to report on the weather to the local public. However a visit really changed my mind. Observatory is there not only for reporting the local weather, but it also provides important climate information to planes and ships. Although it is situated at Tsim Sha Tsui, the observatory is quite and tranquil. ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Hong Kong's record on disabled rights attacked at UN

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... community. The coalition of groups includes the Grand Alliance of Parents for the Rights of Persons with Special Educational Needs and Human Rights Monitor. While Beijing has signed the UN Convention ... at Human Rights Monitor, urged the EOC to push for local legislation of the UN convention. The submission also highlights discrimination under the minimum wage law, which allows a disabled ...

  10. Do the right thing at the right time

    Posted May 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... all we wanted was to be friends. This incident taught me that we should do the right thing at the right time. If not, others may think badly of you. BERNICE LEE Po Leung Kuk Centenary Li Shiu ...




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