Appointments to Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Fund Task Force

     The Government today (June 30) announced the appointment of four co-opted members to the Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Fund (SIE Fund) Task Force under the Commission on Poverty for a term from July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2024.
     The four new co-opted members are Mr Kan Ming-tung, Miss Lau Wing-fung, Mr Cliff Tang Wing-chun and Ms Wang Chung-wing. Mr Kan is a member of the Kwun Tong District Council, Ms Lau is a senior researcher of the Chief Executive's Policy Unit, Mr Tang is the person-in-charge of the Institute of Public Opinion Survey and Ms Wang is the Vice-Chairperson and Secretary-General of the Federation of New Territories Youth.
     The Task Force is tasked to oversee the operation of the SIE Fund to promote social innovation and nurture social entrepreneurship as a means of alleviating poverty and social exclusion. The terms of reference of the Task Force are available on its website ( The Task Force Secretariat is established in the Efficiency Office under the Innovation, Technology and Industry Bureau.

Ends/Friday, June 30, 2023
Issued at HKT 15:00