This conference is organized by the Gender Research Centre of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, sponsored by the Chung Chi College and United College of The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

The Gender Research Centre (GRC), Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong is the first research unit on gender and women’s issues in Hong Kong. Beginning as the Gender Research Programme in 1985, the Gender Research Centre was renamed in 2000. Members include scholars from Social Science, Humanities, Medicine, Business Administration, and other interdisciplinary fields who are involved with the research activities of the GRC.