Our Work

The work of BPW Hong Kong falls under 3 main categories:

  • Advocacy for women’s issues — with local / national governments, United Nations, and more — in areas related to career, labour market, and financial independence with special foci on Equal Pay, and Women in Leadership (both corporate and government);
  • Community initiatives to empower women and girls;
  • Development (career / profession) of our members, through networking, training, mentoring, forums, and peer support.

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For Detailed 2018 Schedule, See HERE.

OUR ANNUAL SCHEME

  • Monthly meeting / event: 2nd Wednesday 7-9pm
  • Summer (July-August) hiatus from regular programmes
  • Professional trainings: twice annually
  • Young BPW events: 2-4 times annually
  • Annual General Meeting & Gala Dinner: annually in November
  • Special events may supplement this scheme

SPECIAL PROGRAMME: Young BPW [members age 18-34]

COMMUNITY INITIATIVES:

  • Girl Power Hong Kong! (previous)
  • University Business Mentoring (upcoming)

TASKFORCES

  • Advocacy: to further women’s issues through local government; chair: OPEN
  • Global Skills: professional training programme; chair: OPEN
  • Mentoring: two tracks, classic and reverse; chair: Sujata Ramakrishna
  • Twinning: w/ New York, São Paulo, Geneva, Milan, AbujaSydney; in progress: Bangkok; chair: Dr Anne Hilty

STANDING COMMITTEES [in addition to EXECUTIVE]

  • Membership – chair: 1st Vice President Judy Tam
  • Projects – chair: 2nd Vice President Lin Tang
  • Finance – chair: Treasurer (OPEN)
  • Programme – chair: Devi Novianti
  • International Relations – chair: Dr Anne Hilty
  • Public Relations – chair: (OPEN)

***We encourage members to GET INVOLVED according to their interests!***

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BPW-HK prospective members networking at the first formative meeting, July 2015.