Wu Mei-lin (right) of the Hong Kong Women Workers’ Association poses with two women who took part in management training offered by the association. Photo: May Tse

Older Hongkongers still have much to offer in the workplace

Paul Yip says measures for keeping Hong Kong’s older population active in the workforce can help prevent poverty among the elderly and partially offset the decline in the birth rate

Topic |   Ageing society

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Wu Mei-lin (right) of the Hong Kong Women Workers’ Association poses with two women who took part in management training offered by the association. Photo: May Tse
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Paul Yip

Paul Yip

Paul Yip is the founding director of the Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention at the University of Hong Kong, and a professor at the university's Department of Social Work and Social Administration. His interests include suicide prevention, population health and poverty research. He serves as the secretary general of the Asian Population Association and the research chair of the Family Planning Association of Hong Kong. He was a part-time member of the Central Policy Unit and a member of the Hong Kong government's Steering Committee on Population Policy.