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Health In Action would like to invite you to join us for the Health Symposium 2018 – “Health Equity: Social Inclusion for ethnic minorities in Hong Kong”. Given our ethnic minorities groups facing multiple barriers in exercising their right to health due to language, cultural and religious factors, we wish to  encourage discussion and exchange ideas on their health concerns. This symposium would introduce different underlying determinants affecting one’s health, with the aim to raise public awareness on the service gaps experienced by the ethnic minorities, and pursue for health equity in Hong Kong.

 

Date: 14th Sept,18  (Fri)

Time: 09:00-12:30 (Morning session), 13:30-16:00 (Afternoon session)

Venue: Authorium, The Hong Kong Council of Social Service

Target audience: Community workers and leaders, healthcare professionals, academic professionals, ethnic minority community, general public.

Free Entry

The symposium will be conducted in English.

If you are interested, please fill out the online registration form: https://goo.gl/forms/YmXusgnmBM2JuRUV2  on or before 7th Sept.

Featured speakers are from various professional and service backgrounds. For enquiries, please contact Ms Nicole Wong at 3461 9827 or email nicolewong@hia.org.hk.

 

Download to read more the speakers line-up:

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