Zonta Club of the New Territories, Hong Kong organized Advocacy Talks for their Zonta Says NO to Violence Against Women Campaign on the theme: Challenges for Women in the New Era
For one talk, the club hosted speakers with sound exposure in women issues in Hong Kong, namely: Prof. Cecilia Chan, University of Hong Kong Sisi Liu, Federation of Women Centre Lisa Moore, Research and Advocacy Director, The Women Foundation.
Club president Anna Lee opened the session addressing the importance of the theme to fellow Zontians. Advocacy Committee Co-Chairs Teresa Lin and Betty Fu expressed their heartfelt gratitude to the speakers for bringing new perspective and important insight to members, and thanked members for taking part in the seminar.
The club also hosted on 19 November “Women Issues in Hong Kong” and on 28 November “Women of Intimate Partner Violence.” During the club’s November business meeting, the club held a video presentation on the “No to Violence in Teenage Dating” conference, as a follow-up to the club’s 2019-2020 advocacy project.