Phil C. W. Chan
Time for Hongkongers eligible for BN(O) visa scheme to choose where their loyalties lie
- With the city at its most critical juncture since 1997, those eligible for a BN(O) visa must decide between China’s vision for Hong Kong or a society where freedom of expression, police accountability, the rule of law and universal suffrage flourish
Phil C.W. Chan is a scholar in public law, human rights, international law and global governance. His books include China, State Sovereignty and International Legal Order (2015), Protection of Sexual Minorities since Stonewall: Progress and Stalemate in Developed and Developing Countries (2010), and Equality in Asia-Pacific: Reality or a Contradiction in Terms? (2007). He holds a PhD in international law and Chinese law from the National University of Singapore and law degrees from the University of Hong Kong and the University of Durham.