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Appointments to Public Libraries Advisory Committee

     The Home Affairs Bureau today (April 29) announced the appointments to the Public Libraries Advisory Committee (PLAC) for the period from May 1, 2014 to April 30, 2016.

     The Advisory Committee advises the Government on the development of public libraries in Hong Kong, including the formulation of strategies and measures for the development of library facilities and services; the role, functions and management of Hong Kong Central Library as well as the encouragement of community support and partnership with different sectors in promoting reading, lifelong learning and literary arts.

     The membership list for the new term of the Advisory Committee is as follows:

Chairman: Professor Leung Yuen-sang
Vice-chairman: Mr Sunny Lee Wai-kwong
Members: Dr Alice Chong Ming-lin
         Dr John Fung Yat-chu
         Ms Norris Lam Man-ngar
         Ms Lam Woon-sum
         Dr Lau Chi-pang
         Ms Elizabeth Law
         Dr Angel Lin Mei-yi
         Professor Eva Man Kit-wah
         Dr Johnny Ng Kit-chong
         Dr Poon Po-chiu
         Professor Tam Kwok-kan
         Dr Sandra Tsang Kit-man
         Dr Lornita Wong Yuen-fan
         Representative of the Education Bureau
         Representative of the Home Affairs Bureau
         Representative of the Government Records Service
         Representative of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department

     The Home Affairs Bureau thanked the 10 outgoing members (Professor John Leong Chi-yan (Chairman), Mr Cheung Chi-kong (Vice-chairman), Dr Chan Kin-wai, Professor Leonard Chan Kwok-kou, Ms Yolanda Chiu Wai-kan, Professor Lee Kam-keung, Professor Lo Wai-luen, Mr Gerry Ma Kwai-yung, Mrs Grace Tam Cheung Kit-ying and Mr Dennis Tin Ding-sin) for their valued support and contributions to the work of the advisory committee for the past six years, and looks forward to receiving the new PLAC's valuable advice on the development of the public libraries.

Ends/Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Issued at HKT 12:00


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