Coronavirus in Hong Kong: Must children be separated from their parents during quarantine to keep us safe?
- For parents, the fear of being separated from their children might outweigh their fear of the virus
- In some countries, healthy parents are allowed to be isolated with their sick children. This could be made possible in Hong Kong too
Kirsteen Lau is a Hong Kong-born barrister who specialises in constitutional, administrative and human rights law and is a member of the Bar Association’s Constitutional Affairs and Human Rights Committee and Equality and Diversity Committee.