Public administration and legal system


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Bauhinia ‘2019-20 Budget’ submission

Bauhinia has submitted a policy paper to the Financial Secretary on the Budget 2019-20.  With a view to overcoming ageing challenges in Hong Kong, the submission paper put forth initiatives to strengthen policies for the elderly and encourage young-old to return to the workforce.


Occasional Papers


Antidiscrimination Protections for Mainland Chinese Migrants in Hong Kong: An Overseas Legal Perspective

Antidiscrimination Protections for Mainland Chinese Migrants in Hong Kong: An Overseas Legal Perspective

There are discussions on the discrimination against migrants and travellers from Mainland China in Hong Kong over the past few years. The article adopts a comparative law approach to analyse existing antidiscrimination protections in Hong Kong, and discusses in parallel what could be drawn to the legal treatments of subnational / regional discrimination in other jurisdictions, including, among others, Canada, the United Kingdom, the United States, South Korea, and the European Union.  

Candidate appearance, recognition and vote share in LegCo elections

Candidate appearance, recognition and vote share in LegCo elections

The Bauhinia Foundation Research Centre (the Centre) released on September 29, 2016 a new edition of Occasional Paper “Candidate Appearance, Recognition, and Vote Share in Legislative Council Elections,” which discusses the findings of the Centre’s study on Legislative Council (LegCo) candidates and the impact of candidate appearance on vote share.