Analyses | Social mobility and wellbeing | 2015-06-01 | Sing Tao

Divorce is on the rise; family-friendly policies help



With Father’s Day around the corner, we are again immersing ourselves in the mood of joy and celebration to honor our parents. Yet the divorce rate in Hong Kong has been on a rise and children left with single parents might easily fall prey to economic vulnerability. This week, the Centre examines how the Government can respond to the changing needs aroused from the diversifying structure of family through the adoption of family policy measures.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.