WSRC Board members on gender equality at HKU

Convenor Puja Kapai and Board member Gina Marchetti, also Chair of the Committee on Gender Equality and Diversity in the Faculty of Arts, have written a piece on the policies and initiatives at HKU that are working to tackle gender disparities in the institution: ‘While the number of women in leadership positions has been frustratingly […]

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Puja Kapai, ‘Speaking Up for Women and Ethnic Minorities’

Our Convenor Puja Kapai received the Faculty of Law’s Knowledge Exchange (KE) Award last year for her project ‘Plugging the Justice Gap for Minorities under the Law: Applied Intersectionality Research and Substantive Equality’. Her story was featured in the April 2018 issue of the KE newsletter: ‘People talk about gender-based discrimination or violence, or racial discrimination, […]

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Puja Kapai on ‘Everyday Racism’

WSRC Convenor Puja Kapai spoke on RTHK Radio 3’s Backchat yesterday on everyday racism, the obstacles in making complaints under the Race Discrimination Ordinance in Hong Kong, and why implementing a Chinese-as-Second-Language curriculum is important for children from ethnic minority backgrounds. Listen to the podcast here.

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CGED & Gender Studies Seminar Series 2018-2019

The Committee on Gender Equality and Diversity at the Faculty of Arts (CGED) and the Gender Studies Programme have released the latest schedule for their Seminar Series 2018-2019 – find what interests you and don’t forget to mark your calendars for these events!* For more information about the events and how to register, please contact […]

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