Analyses | Education and human resources | 2013-11-28 | HKET

Unleashing the potential of workforce

The recently released consultation paper on population policy suggests encouraging female homemakers to join the job market as a means to supplement a diminishing workforce. Assessing the quality of the city’s child care services and the adoption of family-friendly employment practices, the Centre’s weekly analysis examines the feasibility of the recommendation, which is more than just a human resource issue, but also involves enhancement of public services, as well as changes in culture and workplace values.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.