TWF Research


The Women's Foundation's Response to the 2019 Policy Address Consultation Paper

The Women’s Foundation (TWF) responds to the 2019 Policy Address Public Consultation with a series of recommendations to more effectively tackle gender inequality.

The Women's Foundation's Response to the Consultation Paper on the Review of the Environmental, Social and Governance Reporting Guide and Related Listing Rules

The Women’s Foundation (TWF) is pleased to note the continuing focus of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) on developing and improving corporate governance standards in Hong Kong including the important issue of gender diversity on boards.

Eldercare Hong Kong

Initiated by The Women’s Foundation and joined by Sau Po Centre on Ageing at The University of Hong Kong and HSBC Life who together share a common vision and mission of “Eldercare is our Life Time Promise”, the three organisations have come together to conduct a study on eldercare to understand and qualify the need and cost of eldercare in Hong Kong today and in just over 40 years’ time.

Gender Diversity in the Hong Kong Financial Services Sector - Moving from conversation to action

PwC and The Women's Foundation released a report detailing the current state of gender diversity in the Financial Services sector in Hong Kong, in partnership with an informal group of women chief executives from the FS industry in Hong Kong.

TWF Response to HKLRC's "Miscellaneous Sexual Offences"

The Women's Foundation submitted a response to the Hong Kong Law Reform Commission on their Public Consultation paper "Miscellaneous Sexual Offences". This response will be reviewed by the HKLRC and recommendations will be taken under consideration for integration in the final set of Consultation Conclusions.

Gender Differences in Hong Kong's STEM Education

A study on whether and why young boys and girls in Hong Kong choose STEM subjects as electives in the Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) exams, university majors, and future careers