Yiu-tung Suen

Yiu-tung Suen

Yiu-tung Suen (DPhil Oxford) is assistant professor of the Gender Studies Programme and founding director of the Sexualities Research Programme at Chinese University of Hong Kong. He has consulted and written reports for the United Nations Development Programme and the International Labour Organization, and advises the Asian Development Bank for their research.

Latest from Yiu-tung Suen

Opinion | When will Hong Kong fully protect its LGBT community from discrimination?

Thirty years after Hong Kong decriminalised same-sex sexual acts between consenting male adults in private, discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation persists.

Thirty years after Hong Kong decriminalised same-sex sexual acts between consenting male adults in private, discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation persists.

10 Jul 2021 - 8:15AM
Opinion | As Hong Kong debates the Gay Games, why are they needed at all?

Discussion in Hong Kong over the city hosting the international sporting event has focused on the money it will generate and its potential to promote inclusion and diversity. However, the Gay Games are mainly needed because homophobia, biphobia and transphobia are readily found in sports, and LGBTQ+ people often feel unsafe or are excluded in sports settings.

Discussion in Hong Kong over the city hosting the international sporting event has focused on the money it will generate and its potential to promote inclusion and diversity. However, the Gay Games are mainly needed because homophobia, biphobia and transphobia are readily found in sports, and LGBTQ+ people often feel unsafe or are excluded in sports settings.

20 Jun 2021 - 2:35PM
20 Jul 2018 - 8:46PM
10 Jan 2017 - 6:13PM
27 Feb 2017 - 7:00PM
27 Feb 2017 - 7:00PM