Hong Kong, SAR of China

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Women and ESCR Working Group member Zi Teng, a “sex workers concern group...

On the 13th International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers,...

Under the SSPA system in Hong Kong, children are evaluated and placed into corresponding secondary schools based upon an Internal Assessment (IA) and an Academic Aptitude Test (AAT). placed into secondary schools based on those scores.  However, the IA and AAT scores were evaluated and analyzed based on sex, particularly because girls typically scored higher on the Internal Assessment portion and boys faired better on the Academic Aptitude standardized test.

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Hong Kong, SAR of China
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Women and ESCR
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