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Programme Schedule: Equal Opportunities Awareness Week 2016

Equal Opportunities Awareness Campaign 2016 -  Appreciating Diversity
Equal Opportunities Awareness Campaign 2016 - Appreciating Diversity

Programme Schedule (7 - 21 March, 2016)

1 March
14:30 – 15:30

MBG06; ILP 1 unit (CIV)

Talk on Being Friend with Impaired Persons and Guide dogs

3 March
15:30 – 17:00

MBG06; ILP 1.5 units (CIV)

Talk on Interacting with People with Hearing Impairment

7 March 
13:30 – 14:30


Equal Opportunities Awareness Campaign 2016 organized by LU-EOC
Kick-Off Ceremony

Guests of Honor, Dr. York Chow, Chairman of the Equal Opportunities Commission of Hong Kong, and Prof. Leonard Cheng, President of Lingnan University, will officiate the Ceremony. Other highlights of this event include exhibition booths and performances including:

  • Drama performance by Miss Shazia Khan and her team
  • Music performance by Direction Association for the Handicapped
7-9 March
12:00 – 15:00

Exhibition booths (featuring food, hand-made products, games and display boards)

1.    New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association 
2.    HKSKH Lady MacLehose Centre
3.    Hong Kong Blind Union
4.    The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Hong Kong
5.    Labor Department

7-10 March
12:00 – 17:00


Exhibition on South Asian Communities in Hong Kong
9 March 
14:30 – 16:30
WLY 113

Staff Training Workshop: Supporting Students with Hearing Impairment & Visually Impairment 

11 March
12:00 – 13:00

Skylight; ILP 1 unit (CIV)

OSL Symposium sharing session: 'Appreciating Diversity' through service learning
14 March
18:00 – 20:00
MBG01; ILP 2 units (CIV)

Hong Kong's education system from the perspective of ethnic minorities

21 March
16:30 – 18:00

Talk by Mr. Walter Tsui
Executive Manager, CareER Association
Career Planning for SEN students

Walter was born with both eyes visually impaired and now has about 10% eye sight. He is dedicated to serving the disable community. In 2013, he founded CareER Association to develop his first join tertiary institutions students/alumni union for the disables in Hong Kong.