TWF Research

E.g., 07/2019
E.g., 07/2019
May
2019

Eldercare Hong Kong

Initiated by The Women’s Foundation and joined by Sau Po Centre on Ageing at The University of Hong Kong and HSBC Life who together share a common vision and mission of “Eldercare is our Life Time Promise”, the three organisations have come together to conduct a study on eldercare to understand and qualify the need and cost of eldercare in Hong Kong today and in just over 40 years’ time.
Mar
2019

Gender Diversity in the Hong Kong Financial Services Sector - Moving from conversation to action

PwC and The Women's Foundation released a report detailing the current state of gender diversity in the Financial Services sector in Hong Kong, in partnership with an informal group of women chief executives from the FS industry in Hong Kong.
Aug
2018

TWF Response to HKLRC's "Miscellaneous Sexual Offences"

The Women's Foundation submitted a response to the Hong Kong Law Reform Commission on their Public Consultation paper "Miscellaneous Sexual Offences". This response will be reviewed by the HKLRC and recommendations will be taken under consideration for integration in the final set of Consultation Conclusions.
Jun
2018

Gender Differences in Hong Kong's STEM Education

A study on whether and why young boys and girls in Hong Kong choose STEM subjects as electives in the Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) exams, university majors, and future careers
May
2018

CEDAW Submission to the LWB

The Women's Foundation submitted a response to the Labour & Welfare Bureau's Public Consultation to the United Nations Committee on the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). This response will be reviewed by the Government and recommendations will be taken under consideration for integration in the official report to be submitted in Fall 2018.
Dec
2017

Summary of TWF's Submission on HKEX Review of the Corporate Governance Code and Related Listing Rules

HKEX has issued a Consultation Paper on the Review of the Corporate Governance Code including Board Diversity. While we appreciate HKEX taking this important next step for reform by issuing a market Consultation, we believe the Consultation Proposal does not go far enough in terms of gender diversity.

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