Project GoAL

Project GoAL aims at engaging concerned NGOs to discuss issues of common governance pain points to identify risk factors and good practices to address these concerns.

Who Should Join

NGO Board Chairperson/Office Bearer or Chief Executive who wishes to enhance the capability for better governance of one’s organization; priority will be given to those having been on board for less than 3 years.


  • A Learning Group of 11 participants from the NGO sector
  • 6 Learning Workshops: wisdom and experience sharing by veteran NGO specialists at six monthly workshops and exchange with peers on six governance topics
  • 6 hours of Individual Consulting Session, in form of face to face meeting or communication by electronic means, with an assigned GAME Consultant on any governance topics related to one’s organization.


1st Workshop

Assessing Board Performance & Health

Date: 30 Jun 2020 (Tue)

Speakers: Prof Christine Fang Meng-sang & Dr Au Kit-ying


2nd Workshop

Board Capacity Building & Leadership

Date: 29 Sept 2020 (Tue)

Speaker: Dr Ivan Yiu Tsz-leung

3rd Workshop

Oversight in Organization Performance & Heath

Date: 27 Oct 2020 (Tue)

Speakers: Mr K M Chan & Ms Lilian Law


4th Workshop

Working with CEO, Supervision, Appraisal & Succession Planning

Date: 24 Nov 2020 (Tue)

Speakers: Mr Kwok Lit-tung & Ms Venus Cheng

5th Workshop

Risk Governance & Crisis Response

Date: 23 Feb 2021 (Tue)

Speakers: Dr Lo Chi-kin & Ms Lois Lam


6th Workshop

Board Composition/ Recruitment, Engagement & Succession Planning

Date: 30 Mar 2021 (Tue)

Speaker: Mrs Agnes Chan Leung Hau-shun

Venue: United Conference Centre, 10/F United Centre, 95 Queensway, Admiralty



Participating Organizations: (In alphabetical order)

Aberdeen Kai-fong Welfare Association Social Service

Centre for Community Cultural Development

Evangelical Lutheran Church Social Service – Hong Kong

Harmony House

Hong Kong Family Welfare Society

Hong Kong Young Women’s Christian Association

Oxfam Hong Kong


Sai Kung District Community Centre