Ms Billy Wong
Wong Wai Yuk, Billy is an educated journalist. Prior to becoming the Executive Secretary of Hong Kong Committee on Children’s Rights since 2001, she was a journalist for South China Morning Post for seven years focusing on human rights and children’s rights issues. She has keen interests in child rights monitoring and children’s right to participation, and has experience in engaging both civil society and children in reporting the child rights situation in Hong Kong directly to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child under the Convention on the Rights of the Child. She has extensive experience in working with children to voice out on their needs and rights. She also actively involved in the campaign for the establishment of a Children’s Commission to champion for the rights of children in Hong Kong.