The Hong Kong Committee on Children’s Rights is organising a Discussion Forum on Child Safeguarding Policy on 13 November. For registration details please go to: https://bit.ly/2pquvWi
Anne Scully-Johnson of our own CIF Organising Committee will be speaking at CUHK on Friday, 1 March 2019 (12.30 - 2.00) in a lunchtime seminar. Anne will be sharing insights from Scandinavian family mediation practice. There is a long history of mediation as dispute resolution in the Scandinavian region and, as in Hong Kong today, family mediation is promoted as an effective means to resolve disputes arising from relationship breakdown, separation and divorce.
To register for this seminar please register with CUHK.
Dennis Ho (CIF Organising Committee) joined a panel discussion on 8 September 2018 at the Conference on Safeguarding Children’s Best Interests. Dennis shared his perspective as a family lawyer practising in Hong Kong with the multidisciplinary audience.
In response to a question from the audience about the interaction between children’s rights and parental rights, Dennis made two key observations:
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