2017 香港助人指數發布會
2017 Hong Kong Altruism Index Release

By June 12, 2018Events, Press Conference

香港大學香港賽馬會防止自殺研究中心(以下簡稱「本中心」)將於6月19日(星期二)舉辦新聞發布會,以公布本中心最新有關助人與福祉的研究成果。

本中心在2014年首次制訂全港助人指數及於該年公布研究結果,並獲得廣泛關注。其後在2016和2017年連續兩年進行追蹤性全港電話調查,並於去年公布了2016香港助人指數。現希望藉此發布會向公眾公布2017年的助人指數調查結果,分享最新有關助人與福祉的研究成果。是次發布會將由本中心總監葉兆輝教授發布研究成果,大會亦邀請了義工分享自身助人經歷。是次研究獲得周大福慈善基金的資助,於社區推廣助人精神。

新聞發布會詳情如下:

日期:2018年6月19日(星期二)
時間:下午3時正(傳媒登記時間︰下午2時45分)
地點:香港大學百週年校園賽馬會教學樓二樓CPD-2.37室(請參閱地圖指示
語言:粵語主講,問答環節可使用英語

流程

3:00 – 3:20 葉兆輝教授(本中心總監):公布最新關於助人指數的調查結果
3:20 – 3:30 嘉賓分享自身經歷
3:30 – 3:45 傳媒提問

關於香港大學香港賽馬會防止自殺研究中心

自2002年創立以來,香港大學香港賽馬會防止自殺研究中心(本中心)已經建立起其在國際防止自殺領域的影響力,並在近年將工作擴展到關注整體社會的福祉。本中心相信通過實證研究可以優化實踐,並最終將有助於社會進步。

關於周大福慈善基金

周大福慈善基金是由鄭裕彤博士及其家族成員於2012 年創立的私人基金會,致力與不同的非牟利慈善團體合作,藉著撥款支持慈善公益項目,為社會上有需要的群體提供資源及發展機會,提升個人能力,累積社會資本,期望可推動社會持續發展。周大福慈善基金所資助的項目涵蓋不同範疇,包括教育及培訓、精神健康、社區服務、醫療衛生、兒童及青少年服務、長者創齡項目及緊急援助等。近年更積極與香港及國內的非牟利慈善機構、學術機構、甚至其它家族基金會等合作,撥款支持不同項目,使有需要群體獲得即時和持續的幫助。

傳媒查詢請聯絡:邱世邦先生(Rickey),電話︰2831 5232,電郵︰csrp@hku.hk

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下載2017香港助人指數研究報告中文版本。

The HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention (the Centre) of the University of Hong Kong (HKU) is holding a press conference on June 19 (Tuesday) to present its latest research results on altruism and well-being.

The Centre established the Altruism Index for Hong Kong and first released the results in 2014. Much attention from the public was gained. Subsequently, territory-wide telephone panel surveys were conducted in 2016 and 2017. Professor Paul YIP Siu-fai, Director of the Centre, will present the latest findings on the Altruism and Well-being research project at the conference. A volunteer will also share personal experiences in helping others. The project is funded by Chow Tai Fook Charity Foundation for the promotion of altruism in the community.

Details of the press conference are as follows:

Date:      June 19, 2018 (Tuesday)
Time:      3:00 pm (Media registration starts at 2:45 pm)
Venue:    CPD-2.37, 2/F, The Jockey Club Tower, Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong (Direction enclosed)
Language: Cantonese (English is available for the Q&A session)

Program:

3:00 – 3:20 Professor Yip to announce the recent research findings on Altruism Index
3:20 – 3:30 Experience sharing by guest
3:30 – 3:45 Q&A session

About HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention (CSRP), HKU

Founded in 2002, the CSRP has been promoting the use of Public Health Approach in tackling suicide problems in Hong Kong. The CSRP has established its reputation in suicide research and prevention worldwide and extended its research scope to well-being of individuals as well as the whole society. The CSRP believes in that empirical research would optimize practices and ultimately contribute to the improvement of a society.

About Chow Tai Fook Charity Foundation

Chow Tai Fook Charity Foundation (“CTFCF”) is a private family foundation founded by Dr. Cheng Yu-tung and his family members in 2012. CTFCF has actively supported charitable causes through partnering and grant-making to different non-profit making organisations, to provide opportunities and resources to the underprivileged, to empower individuals and to promote sustainable community development. CTFCF funds a range of projects including Education and Training, Mental Wellness, Community Services, Health Care and Ageing Innovation. In recent years, CTFCF has been collaborating with NGOs, academic institutions and other family charitable foundations for a range of projects to provide immediate, ongoing assistance to the people in need.

For media enquiries, please call Mr. Rickey YAU at (Tel) 2831 5232, or send an email to csrp@hku.hk.

This press release can be downloaded here in PDF format.

The full report in Chinese ONLY can be downloaded here.