Tags: Economics

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Posted onThursday, December 10, 2015 - 14:57

Making retirement work: Are women in Hong Kong ready for an independent old age?

Making retirement work: Are women in Hong Kong ready for an independent old age? is a report from The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), sponsored by Fidelity. It examines the preparations Hong Kong women are making for a longer retirement.
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Posted onFriday, September 25, 2015 - 15:06

Advancing Gender Lens Investing in Asia

Gender lens investing is focused on using gender data points to see opportunity and mitigate risk for better investment decisions. These include making money available to enterprises owned by women, focusing on workplace equity and employment opportunities for women, and investing in products and services that benefit women and girls. These investments can achieve financial results as well as gender-equitable social change. In this report, USAID and Criterion Institute identify the leaders in finance and gender who are active in current activity, and committed to pursuing the vast opportunities to continue advancement of the field of gender lens investing in Asia.
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Posted onThursday, May 14, 2015 - 12:28

CEDAW Shadow Report

TWF’s Shadow Report reviewed the Hong Kong Government's compliance with CEDAW and recommended steps for the Government to implement going forward to strengthen the protections afforded women and girls in Hong Kong.
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Posted onThursday, August 7, 2014 - 12:38

The Changing Faces of Hong Kong: A Graphical Summary of Women’s Status, 1991-2011

Conducted by TWF in partnership with Civic Exchange, this report provides a broad overview of the last two decades, examining the changing social and economic conditions confronting women in Hong Kong
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Posted onThursday, August 7, 2014 - 12:32

A Statistical Profile of Women and Girls in Hong Kong

A compilation of statistics that explore current trends and challenges facing women and girls in Hong Kong
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Posted onThursday, August 7, 2014 - 12:02

Women’s Economic Empowerment Through Entrepreneurship in Hong Kong

A report on the opportunities and challenges facing women entrepreneurs in Hong Kong including a five year literature review and case studies and interviews with over 20 women business owners
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Posted onThursday, August 7, 2014 - 11:50

Closing the Gender Gap in Hong Kong: Conversations with the Community

A two-year stakeholder engagement project that richly details some of the most urgent issues facing women in Hong Kong
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Posted onThursday, August 7, 2014 - 11:25

The Status of Women and Girls in Hong Kong 2006

A report on gender equality and insights into key issues faced by women and girls in Hong Kong from 1999 to 2004.
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Posted onWednesday, August 6, 2014 - 16:15

Lessons from the Leading Edge of Gender Diversity

Interviews with senior leaders at 22 U.S. companies shed light on key priorities for company leaders committed to gender-diversity.
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Posted onWednesday, August 6, 2014 - 15:38

The Confidence Gap

A vast confidence gap between women and men account in part for the stagnating numbers of women at top positions.