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As a health advocacy organization, we actively engage policymakers and other stakeholders to eliminate health inequity in societies. These are our position papers.

Primary Care approach 

Submission for 2019 Policy Address Public Consultation-Primary care approach and community engagement on Osteoporosis Management   (English only)

Health Needs and rights of ethnic minorities in Hong Kong

Submission for 22 November 2018 Meeting on health needs of ethnic minorities in HK  (English only)

14 December 2018 Submission to Secretary for Labour and Welfare regarding new measures in employment for ethnic minorities in Policy Address 2018 (English only)

17 January 2019 Submission to Social Welfare Department regarding the designated outreaching team for ethnic minority (English only)

The Legislative Council Subcommittee on Rights of Ethnic Minorities

Submission for 23 January 2018 Meeting on “Implementation and review of the Administrative Guidelines on Promotion of Racial Equality”  (English only)

Submission for 10 July 2017 Meeting on “Poverty problem of ethnic minorities” (English only)

Submission for 8 May 2017 Meeting on “Difficulties encountered by ethnic minorities in gaining access to housing and healthcare services, and views on services provided by Support Service Centres for Ethnic Minorities” (English only)

Submission for 10 April 2017 Meeting on “Issues relating to the use of healthcare services by ethnic minorities” (English only)

Submission for 13 February 2017 Meeting on “Employment support services for ethnic minorities” (English only)

The Legislative Council Subcommittee on Children’s Rights

Submission for 24 July 2017 Meeting on “Rights of refugee children” (English only)

The Legislative Council Panel on Health Services

Submission for 16 January 2017 Meeting on “Review of the fees and charges for public hospital services” (English only)

18 October 2018 Submission to The Legislative Council Subcommittee to Follow up issues relating to the Unified Screening mechanism for non-refoulement claims  (English only)

Joint Letters

2 June 2017 Joint Letter to Request for Extension of the Subcommittee on Rights of Ethnic Minorities (English only)

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

16 October 2017 Submission on The Right to Health and the Sustainable Development Goals (English only)