Winnie Chiu revealed that recommended child abuse procedures were not included in the Kindergarten Administration Code. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Hong Kong’s kindergartens and schools need better guidance on suspected child abuse, government watchdog says

  • Office of Ombudsman says ‘government should support the education institutions with clearer guidelines as well as taking pre-emptive actions’
  • Recommendation come as reports of child abuse increase from 882 cases in 2008 to 1,064 in 2018 – around 20 per cent
Topic |   Hong Kong courts

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Winnie Chiu revealed that recommended child abuse procedures were not included in the Kindergarten Administration Code. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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