Statement by Heads of Universities

2017-09-15

We treasure freedom of expression, but we condemn its recent abuses. Freedom of expression is not absolute, and like all freedoms it comes with responsibilities. All universities undersigned agree that we do not support Hong Kong independence, which contravenes the Basic Law.

City University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong Baptist University

Hong Kong Shue Yan University

Lingnan University

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Education University of Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

The Open University of Hong Kong

The University of Hong Kong

(Listed in alphabetical order)

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