Pandemic keeps Hong Kong equality watchdog ‘surprisingly busy’ with complaints of racism, discrimination against elderly and much more

Published Dec 31 2021 at 2:00 AM GMT
  • Hong Kong’s Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC) chief Ricky Chu Man-kin admits he is surprised that the watchdog has been kept so busy during the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Several issues kept turning up over the past two years, from residents who did not want pandemic clinics near their homes, to racism towards ethnic minority food deliverers, and elderly Hongkongers struggling to cope with the roll-out of the “Leave Home Safe” risk exposure mobile app.“Really, back in January last year, we didn’t….



  • Published Dec 31, 2021 2:00 AM GMT