Hundreds of domestic workers with Hong Kong locals and expatriate supporters joined the One Billion Rising dance organized by MIGRANTE International and GABRIELA Hong Kong at the Chater Road in Central, Hong Kong. This event was held in solidarity with the One Billion Rising global strike campaign lead by Eve Ensler to put an end to violence against women all over the world.
A major earthquake of magnitude 7.3 struck eastern Nepal on 12 May, 2015, near Mount Everest, killing at least 48 people and leaving more than 1,000 injured. The second powerful earthquake struck Nepal just two and a half weeks after more than 8,000 people died in a devastating quake with a magnitude of 7.8. [...]
The Philippine Consulate General in Hong Kong conducted an Anti-Trafficking in Persons seminar for Filipino community leaders in Hong Kong last May 3, 2015 at the PCG Conference Room. Senior State Prosecutor Lilian Doris S. Alejo of the Department of Justice was the main speaker. Staff of the Philippine Consulate General, The Philippine Overseas [...]