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Elizabeth Wong (née Chien)

Member of the Legislative Council

17 September 1995 - 30 June 1997
ConstituencyPublic, Social and Personal Services
Majority45.75%
Secretary of the Hygiene and Welfare Bureau

1990-1994
Chow Tak-hei
Fok Law Siu-ching
Director of the Social Welfare Department

1987-1990
Anson Chan
Michael David Cartland
Personal details
Born1937 (age 82–83)
Shanghai, Republic of China
NationalityNew Zealand
ResidenceSydney
Alma materUniversity of Hong Kong (B.A. in English Literature)
OccupationRetired official, former teacher at St. Paul's Co-educational College

Elizabeth "Libby" Wong Chien Chi-lien, CBE, ISO, JP (Chinese: ?) is a former civil servant and politician from Hong Kong, born in Shanghai, China.[1] Wong holds New Zealand citizenship, and is currently residing in Sydney. She is now a popular fiction writer. Her novels in English and Chinese are Rainbow City and its sequel Flower Mountain.[2] Elizabeth's husband is third generation Chinese New Zealanders, Elizabeth settled in Australia some years ago.

Wong served in the Hong Kong Government as the Director of Social Welfare from March 1987 to February 1990, and Secretary for Health and Welfare from February 1990 to 1994. She was a member of the Legislative Council from 1995 to 1997. In 1997, she quit politics to write.

References

  1. ^ "Libby Wong". Wild & Woolley. 2006. Archived from the original on 23 November 2008. Retrieved .
  2. ^ "Author:"Wong, Libby"". National Library of Australia. Retrieved 2009.

External links

Legislative Council of Hong Kong
New seat Member of Legislative Council
Representative for Public, Social and Personal Services constituency
1995-1997
Replaced by Provisional Legislative Council

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