Social work sector lawmaker Shiu Ka-chun said inequality of salaries between NGO and government social workers was one of the main problems with the lump-sum system. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Social work sector lawmaker Shiu Ka-chun said inequality of salaries between NGO and government social workers was one of the main problems with the lump-sum system. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Social work sector lawmaker Shiu Ka-chun said inequality of salaries between NGO and government social workers was one of the main problems with the lump-sum system. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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Balance needed on Hong Kong social welfare subsidies

Non-government organisations provide valuable services to those in need, but they must also be accountable for the public funds they receive

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Social work sector lawmaker Shiu Ka-chun said inequality of salaries between NGO and government social workers was one of the main problems with the lump-sum system. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Social work sector lawmaker Shiu Ka-chun said inequality of salaries between NGO and government social workers was one of the main problems with the lump-sum system. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Social work sector lawmaker Shiu Ka-chun said inequality of salaries between NGO and government social workers was one of the main problems with the lump-sum system. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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