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Hong Kong Aids Foundation

Letters

School wants a healthier environment

Saturday, 16 June, 2012, 12:00am

Raising awareness about Aids

Today is World Aids Day. This day is dedicated to raising awareness of the Aids pandemic caused by the spread of HIV. There are 33.3 million people worldwide, including 2.5 million children under 15, with HIV.

1 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Letters

China vs West squabbles are misdirected

It seems that the more the Western economies demand that China floats its currency, the more the Chinese dig in their heels and lecture the West on the correct ways to manage their economies ('Europe joins call for yuan to rise', October 7).

11 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Letters

Carrie Lam did sterling job at Queen's Pier

I refer to Eric Mok's letter, 'Lavish praise for Carrie Lam is misplaced' (August 20).

Secretary for Development Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, deserves every accolade showered on her for her attempt to involve protesters in a reasonable discussion at Queen's Pier.

25 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Red Cross vacancy for a top service manager

Experienced registered nurses or social workers with a mission to serve the community will be excited by the vacancy available with the Hong Kong branch of one of the largest independent humanitarian networks, the International Red Cross.

22 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

National helpline launched by HK gay rights group

Hong Kong's Chi Heng Foundation gay advocacy group has expanded its services on the mainland with the launch of a national hotline to provide advice and assistance to homosexuals living outside large cities.

10 May 2006 - 12:00am

Safety the crucial issue, say Aids activists, but opponents condemn ruling

Individuals' sexual choices should be respected but safety is paramount, say Aids activists.

'We should respect others' choices,' the chief executive of the Hong Kong Aids Foundation, Lin Oi-chu, said. 'Everyone has the right and freedom to choose how to conduct sex.

26 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Aids charity supports its trainees on mainland

The Hong Kong Aids Foundation yesterday established an alumni association in Beijing for officials and frontline workers it helped train over the past decade.

The foundation has taught HIV/Aids treatment and prevention to more than 5,000 mainland government officials, policemen, university staff and health workers in Hong Kong.

22 May 2005 - 12:00am

Chinese clinics offer counselling for poor

Counselling for the poor is being offered for the first time by a Chinese medicine clinic under a university pilot programme.

The Baptist University project, which involves a full-time social worker stationed at its Chinese medicine clinic, aims to help underprivileged patients tackle their emotional and financial problems.

4 Feb 2005 - 12:00am

Students to get more practical Aids education

Aids education is to be expanded in Shanghai schools using teaching materials developed by a Hong Kong-based charity, amid a rising number of cases in the mainland's economic capital.

15 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

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