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Welcome from TWF

Welcome to The Women’s Foundation!

We are a non-profit organisation established in 2004 and dedicated to improving the lives of women and girls in Hong Kong through ground-breaking research, impactful and innovative community programmes, and education, media engagement and advocacy. Our three key focus areas are challenging gender stereotypes, increasing the number of women in decision-making and leadership positions, and empowering women in poverty to achieve a better quality of life for themselves and their families.

For a detailed overview of who we are and what we do, please click here for our 2013 Annual ReportWe hope you enjoy the read and that it will inspire you to join us on our mission to ensure women and girls in Hong Kong can achieve their full potential.

Warm Regards,

Su-Mei Thompson
CEO, The Women's Foundation
   


UPCOMING EVENTS


TWF PRESENTS A FIRESIDE CHAT WITH AMBASSADOR ADAMS, AUSTRALIAN AMBASSADOR TO CHINA, MARCH 11, 12.30-2.00P.M.

Ambassador Adamson is in Hong Kong to celebrate International Women's Day 2015. Twenty years have passed since the Beijing Conference on Women launched a Platform for Action – the Ambassador will discuss the economic empowerment of women in the Asia-Pacific during that time, her personal experiences and the challenges that lie ahead for women.

DATE: Wednesday, March 11, 2015

TIME: 12.30 P.M. – 2 .00 P.M.

VENUE: Macquarie, 22/F, One International Finance Centre, 1 Harbour View Street, Central

TICKET: HK$300 per person

RSVP: Places are limited. Please register here to register and pay. For more details please click here to view the flyer. For further inquiries, please email Emily.Moss@twfhk.org.


 


TWF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY GALA LUNCH


DATE:
Thursday, March 5, 2015

TIME: 12.00 P.M. – 2 .00 P.M.

VENUE: The Conrad, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong

We are delighted that this year’s TWF flagship IWD Gala Lunch will feature Joanna Hotung as our keynote speaker. Joanna is the inspirational founder of the KG Group and Kids’ Gallery. Joanna is the winner of the AmCham Women of Influence Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2014. She will talk about her passion for children’s education and creative arts, the challenges she faced as a woman business owner and advice for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs. 

Click here for more information  

For tickets and sponsorship enquiries, contact Emily Moss at +852 2581 1879 or emily.moss@twfhk.org 


LEADING WOMEN SPEAKER SERIES: WOMEN IN INVESTMENT BANKING 

Date: Monday, March 2, 2015

Time: 6.00-7.30pm 

Venue: Bloomberg Auditorium, 27/F, Cheung Kong Centre

Click here to register


LATEST PRESS COVERAGE

WELCOME FOCUS ON HONG KONG WOMEN'S UPHILL STRUGGLES 

Su-Mei Thompson welcomes government moves to create a more level playing field for women in society, including those unveiled in the policy address - but will they prove to be effective?

Date: Wednesday, January 28, 2015
 

Click here to read the full article


 

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