A survey by the Programme for International Student Assessment recently revealed that Hong Kong placed first among the 53 countries and territories surveyed in the percentage of children bullied at least a few times a month. Bullying can lead to anxiety, depression and even suicidal thoughts. Photo: Shutterstock

Bullying is not kids being kids, and Hong Kong laws should reflect this

  • Being bullied can have serious effects on a child’s mind and development, and such acts should be treated as assault
Topic |   Hong Kong schools

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A survey by the Programme for International Student Assessment recently revealed that Hong Kong placed first among the 53 countries and territories surveyed in the percentage of children bullied at least a few times a month. Bullying can lead to anxiety, depression and even suicidal thoughts. Photo: Shutterstock
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