The policy and institutional environment for Hong Kong’s refugees

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This presentation will provide an overview of international legal instruments, local ordinances and regulations that operate in Hong Kong to regulate the lives of Hong Kong’s refugee community. It will also examine the way institutions such as non-government organisations, churches and community volunteers seek to provide support in a constrained social and political environment.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2016


church organization
Hong Kong


Kennedy, K. (2016, April). The policy and institutional environment for Hong Kong’s refugees. Paper presented at the Comparative Education Society of Hong Kong (CESHK) Annual Conference 2016: Learning to Live Together & Comparative Education, and Third Across-Strait Four Region Forum on Comparative Education, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong, China.