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Poverty of Ethnic Minority Children in Hong Kong Research

Poverty of Ethnic Minority Children in Hong Kong Research

2015 December

According to a recent survey funded by the Central Policy Unit – Public Policy Research Funding Scheme, it was found that the poverty situation of ethnic minority children has worsened in the decade between 2001 and 2011. Dr. Kelvin Cheung Chi-kin, Associate Head and Assistant Professor of the Department of Asian and Policy Studies (APS) at The Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIEd) and Principal  Investigator suggested that the poverty risk of ethnic minority families was closely associated with the problem of assimilation.

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