Advocates have pushed for the introduction of anti-human-trafficking laws, but the Hong Kong government has insisted the current legal framework is sufficient. Photo: Shutterstock

Give Hong Kong’s asylum seekers the right to work, NGO leader says

Tom Franz from Branches of Hope calls for path to residency for protection claimants, most of whom arrive in the city from Pakistan, Bangladesh or India

Topic |   Asylum seekers in Asia

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Advocates have pushed for the introduction of anti-human-trafficking laws, but the Hong Kong government has insisted the current legal framework is sufficient. Photo: Shutterstock
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