Advocacy

All the posts published.

🎉 We’re delighted to share the wonderful success of the Zonta Club of Hong Kong East’s Christmas Children’s Party! 🎅🎁 Together, we created magical moments for 120 children and 80 accompanying adults, carefully selected from the Yan Chai Hospital Yim Tsui Yuk Shan Fuk Loi Integrated Community Development Centre (FLCC) and Youth, and Child Care of Yan Chai Hospital Social Services Department. These incredible individuals, many of whom reside …

Read More →

「網絡清『凌』——向網絡欺凌說不‧短片製作比賽2022/23」 由香港東區崇德社主辦,香港青年協會賽馬會Media 21媒體空間 (M21)協辦的「網絡清『凌』—向網絡欺凌說不‧短片製作比賽2022/23」,旨在提升公眾對網絡欺凌的認識及關注,並培養正確使用互聯網的態度—透過關愛及尊重所有網絡使用者,減低及預防網絡欺凌的情況。 比賽邀請全港中小學生及公眾人士製作有關杜絕網絡欺凌的短片,向社會大眾講解有關網絡欺凌出現的形式、負面影響及處理方式,推動網絡上關愛及互相尊重的文化。比賽吸引超過160支隊伍參與,經過多輪評選,其中首席評審包括著名導演、監製張婉婷女士、高先電影有限公司創辦人曾麗芬女士和著名演員、唱作歌手李治廷先生,共同選出優異作品。 本計劃已於2023年7月22日舉行頒獎典禮——祝賀所有的得獎團隊,請點閱以下鏈結參閱得獎名單及觀看優異作品:https://m21.hk/zontaHKE2023/ 特別鳴謝三位重量級評審,包括張婉婷女士和曾麗芬女士在百忙之中抽空現身以行動支持向網絡欺凌說不,及李治廷先生透過短片鼓勵參賽者。更要感謝崇德社社友王衍棣強力支持和香港東區崇德社與M21協辦單位的齊心努力。在眾多觀眾的反饋中,教師與會者特別表達了對此活動的感謝和支持,並承諾將反網絡欺凌的得獎作品納入他們下年度的課程中。 香港東區崇德社期望得獎作品能夠對網絡欺凌問題產生積極的影響,就網絡欺凌的問題起防微杜漸之效,並為建立一個更健康的網絡社會作出貢獻。   Video Competition 2022-2023 for “Say No to Cyberbullying” Zonta Club of Hong Kong East assisted by The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups Jockey Club Media 21 (M21), organized a Video Competition 2022-2023 for “Say No to Cyberbullying”, to raise awareness and promote a culture of respect and care among internet users.  Over 160 entries were received from primary and secondary …

Read More →

香港東區崇德社倡議委員會於2023年3月8日國際婦女節,聯同古明慧律師行以及非牟利機構「愛·傳遞」,舉辦了《弱勢婦女在家事法下的保障》午餐分享會,關於面對家庭暴力或虐待時如何處理及一些法律建議,午餐會後參加者都表示分享會的有用資訊能有效幫助有需要的人士。 Advocavy Committee of Zonta Club of Hong Kong East organised a lunch sharing for ladies on International Women’s Day (8 th March) with legal advice on how to deal with domestic violence and abuses. The event was held together with Rita Ku & Solicitors and NGO LoveXpress. Participants said the talk was informative , practical and beneficial to many .

【🎥拍攝短片,分享你對網絡欺凌嘅所思所想!💡】 任何人都有可能成為網絡欺凌嘅受害者,亦有機會成為欺凌者而不自知😖 關於網絡欺凌,你有冇啲嘢想講?💭 香港東區崇德社 同 M21攜手合作舉辦 🔸 網絡清「凌」: 向網絡欺凌說不‧短片製作比賽2022/23 🔸 立即組隊參與,推廣正確使用互聯網的態度——關愛及尊重 🧡 優勝隊伍仲有機會贏取高達 $5000 豐富獎品添!🎉 📌 作品要求 內容:以拒絕網絡欺凌為主題,內容須帶出正面訊息 形式:不限 (劇情故事、訪問、資訊分享等) 作品長度:5分鐘內 📌 比賽組別 小學組 | 中學組 | 公開組 (須以2-4人隊制形式參與) 📌 遞交作品期限:2023年4月30日23:59或之前於活動網頁遞交 🏷 想了解更多有關網絡欺凌資訊及比賽詳情,即上 https://m21.hk/zontaHKE2023 【🎥Take a short video and share your thoughts on cyberbullying! 💡】 Anyone can be a bully or a victim of cyberbullying 😖 How can we prevent cyberbullying? 💭 Zonta Club of Hong Kong East and …

Read More →

Heartfelt thanks to Golden Z alumnus Angel for planning and leading this activity of eco-hiking, i.e., an ideal way to (re)discover hiking while collecting waste.  Furthermore, many thanks to alumnus Kima for organising the fellowship lunch.  All participants including members and friends of Zonta Club of Hong Kong East as well as Golden Z alumni have had a wonderful time and very much looking forward to our next gathering …

Read More →

Following the findings from our previous research project about cyberbullying targeting the youth, Zonta Club of Hong Kong East, in collaboration with M21, has completed a series of popular workshop at 3 primary and 4 secondary schools on “Say No to Cyberbullying“.  With the objectives to raise wider awareness on the subject, a campaign of “Say No to Cyberbullying” will be launched in 2023 with a video competition for the …

Read More →

Following the findings from our previous research project about cyberbullying targeting the youth, the Advocacy Committee of Zonta Club of Hong Kong East, in collaboration with M21, has organised a series of popular workshop at 3 primary and 4 secondary schools on “Say No to Cyberbullying“. Through interactive Q&A and games based on examples showcased on microfilm, students learned not only how to identify harmful behaviours of cyberbullying, but also …

Read More →

Women are constantly challenging stereotypes and breaking through glass ceilings.  In the Zonta Club of Hong Kong East’s recent talk in collaboration with the Zonta Club of the New Territories II, we had the pleasure to invite Su-Mei Thompson, equality campaigner, media maven as well as CEO of Media Trust and former CEO of The Women’s Foundation of Hong Kong, to share actionable insights on empowering women leaders and …

Read More →

The Advocacy Committee of the Zonta Club Hong Kong East launched a survey on Cyberbullying at Hong Kong Schools Q4 2021 at the local primary and secondary schools. 561 replies were received with Dr. Shirley Yeung, of Gratia Christian College and Associate Vice President of UNESCO HK Association, as the project master. The survey result was announced on 26 February 2022 at an online meeting with a panel of psychologists, …

Read More →

On July 15th, the Advocacy Committee of Zonta Club of HK East presented another session of the “say No to cyber violence “ Seminar. This time specially for adults namely : parents , teachers, social workers and any adults that are interested in the topic. The session was well attended by teachers from different schools including the PoLeung Kuk group of schools ,” Friends “ from the Hong Kong General …

Read More →

Through the Zonta Says NO to Violence Against Women campaign, Zonta clubs around the world are uniting to raise their voices to bring awareness to this issue and advocate on behalf of gender-based violence survivors. – Sharon Langenbeck Zonta International President   #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 25%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { …

Read More →

Say No to Child Marriage Roving Exhibition Date: June 7th-9th, 2019 Venue: G/F, Tin Yiu Plaza ,Tin Shui Wai Zonta Club of Hong Kong East is most pleased to organise the ‘Zonta Says No to Child Marriage’ Roving Exhibition with Plan International Hong Kong and Link REIT. This major advocacy initiative subscribes to the Zonta International service theme for this biennium and shall bring awareness of the HK community to …

Read More →

Say No to Child Marriage Roving Exhibition Date: June 2nd-4th, 2019 Venue: 2/F, Heng On Commercial Centre, Ma On Shan Zonta Club of Hong Kong East is most pleased to organise the ‘Zonta Says No to Child Marriage’ Roving Exhibition with Plan International Hong Kong and Link REIT. This major advocacy initiative subscribes to the Zonta International service theme for this biennium and shall bring awareness of the HK community …

Read More →

童婚 Hong Kong Economic Journal (信報) | 7 March 2019

祟德社保護女童活動 Capital Magazine | March 2019

「向童婚說不」 讓每個女孩都獲得平等機會 Ta Kung Po (大公報) | 20 Feb 2019

終止童婚項目 喚起大眾關注童婚問題 Ming Pao (明報) | 17 Feb 2019

全球童婚將逾1.5億 國際崇德社發起活動  向童婚說不 Sing Pao (成報) | 16 Feb 2019

A highly informational roving exhibition and symposium was organised by the Zonta Club of HK East to support ‘Zonta Says No to Child Marriage’ over Dec and Jan 2019.  This advocacy project supported Zonta International’s biennium themes and brought awareness of the problems of child marriage and violence to women to the local community. The project was well attended and convinced all participants that actions are needed to counter these …

Read More →

For many girls, child marriage can seem like the only option. Watch what happens when we give girls choices. As we begin 2019, reinvigorate your dedication to ending child marriage by joining Zonta International in saying NO to this human rights violation. Visit www.zonta.org/endingchildmarriage to learn how Zonta International partners with Unicef USA and UNFPA to make change a reality. https://www.zontahkeast.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Zonta_Says_No_To_Child_Marrriage_02.mp4

Zonta International brings a global community of professional women to the fight to end child marriage Continuing its long-term partnership with UNFPA to advance the rights of women and girls, Zonta International has become the first private sector donor to the UNFPA-UNICEF Global Programme to Accelerate Action to End Child Marriage. Zonta’s $2 million commitment, including $800,000 to UNFPA, will expand the programme’s reach and help accelerate its impact. Since …

Read More →

Every year, there are more than 12m young girls dropping out from schools, being abused and trapped into the vicious cycle of poverty as a result of child marriage! To discuss the social issues caused by child marriage, Zonta Club HK East joined hands with Plan International and Link Asset Management Ltd to hold a symposium titled “Say No to Child Marriage” in Stanley Plaza on 6 Jan 2019. The …

Read More →

Zonta Club of Hong Kong East is most pleased to organise the ‘Zonta Says No to Child Marriage’ Roving Exhibition with Plan International Hong Kong and Link REIT. This major advocacy initiative subscribes to the Zonta International service theme for this biennium and shall bring awareness of the HK community to this urgent, desperate and damaging worldwide situation and hopes to lead to positive actions to end child marriage. Please …

Read More →

For nearly 100 years, the members of Zonta International have been champions on behalf of the world’s women and girls. And, as the Zonta International Convention in Yokohama, Japan kicked off on June 29, 2018, more than 2,000 members from around the world prepared to usher Zonta into a new century of positive impact, as Zonta gets ready to celebrate its centennial in 2019. Zonta International is a leading global organization of …

Read More →

Say No to Violence Against Women Workshop (May 2018) – Violence against women and children has caused very serious women health and mental problems and child developmental issues. Victims of violence suffer devastating effects leading to very serious and damaging short- and long-term physical, mental, sexual and reproductive health problems. The importance of “Say No to Violence” must be advocated to put an end to violence. In view of the frequent …

Read More →

Violence against women and children has caused very serious women health and mental problems and child developmental issues. Victims of violence suffer devastating effects leading to very serious and damaging short- and long-term physical, mental, sexual and reproductive health problems. The importance of “Say No to Violence” must be advocated to put an end to violence. In view of the frequent ongoing of domestic violence and sexual harassment, the Zonta …

Read More →
Zonta Club of Hong Kong East | Advocacy