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Sharp drop in donations to Hong Kong’s Prisoners’ Welfare Fund may affect inmates’ education, says democrat

A prisoners’ rights activist has expressed concern that it may be more difficult for Hong Kong inmates to pursue further education from behind bars, after annual donations to the Prisoners’ Welfare Fund dropped from HK$4.31 million to HK$2.45 million this year. Shiu Ka-chun, former lawmaker and founder of the prisoners’ rights group Wall-fare, said the […]