Hong Kong student volunteer Alexandra Leung presents an episode of Just Asia, a weekly human rights news programme on YouTube produced by the Hong Kong-based Asian Human Rights Commission.

‘They’re not music videos’: YouTube human rights news channel Just Asia struggles to make a difference

  • Hong Kong student volunteers present weekly video news programme showing oppression and state brutality across Asia
  • Just Asia’s producer and cameraman, journalist Amila Sampath, is frustrated by channel’s low viewership but says: if we don’t do something for victims who will?
Topic |   Human rights

TOP PICKS

Hong Kong student volunteer Alexandra Leung presents an episode of Just Asia, a weekly human rights news programme on YouTube produced by the Hong Kong-based Asian Human Rights Commission.
READ FULL ARTICLE
Hong Kong beach volleyball duo Kelvin Lau (right) and Wong Pui-lam playing volleyball before Lau was diagnosed with leukaemia, a cancer of the blood.

Leukaemia: how a cancer diagnosis destroyed the sporting dreams of Asian Games beach volleyball duo

  • When Hongkonger Kelvin Lau felt dazed and struggled to stand up during a match at the 2018 Asian Games, he and his partner knew things weren’t right
  • The diagnosis hit especially hard as the amateur athletes, who had fought against the odds and been self-funded for years, had finally hit the big time
Topic |   Hong Kong cancer therapy

TOP PICKS

Hong Kong beach volleyball duo Kelvin Lau (right) and Wong Pui-lam playing volleyball before Lau was diagnosed with leukaemia, a cancer of the blood.
READ FULL ARTICLE