• Disability society reacts to taxi incident

    Disability society reacts to taxi incident0

    The Gibraltar Disability Society has expressed disappointment that there are only two adapted taxis in Gibraltar and these are only designed to take manual wheelchairs. In a statement the Society said: “Unfortunately there is only one wheelchair space on each of our local buses it is therefore important that the lack of wheelchair friendly taxis

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  • Ministry of Equality’s hosts gender diversity and inclusion training

    Ministry of Equality’s hosts gender diversity and inclusion training0

    One hundred representatives from a wide cross-section of the local business community attended the Ministry for Equality’s Gender Diversity and Inclusion training session on Unconscious Bias on Friday morning. The breakfast seminar, held at the Sunborn Hotel, was organised by the Department of Equality and delivered by Jacqueline Alexander and Georgia Rothon from the Chartered

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  • Women’s Mentorship Programme – Applications Invited

    Women’s Mentorship Programme – Applications Invited0

    The Ministry of Equality is inviting applications for the first Gibraltar Mentorship Programme for women. This initiative was introduced as a call-to-action by the Minister for Equality, Samantha Sacramento MP, on International Women’s Day, and forms a key part of the Ministry of Equality’s gender equality strategy. The Ministry of Equality’s research indicates that, like

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  • Gib delegation at Commonwealth parliamentary meeting

    Gib delegation at Commonwealth parliamentary meeting0

    A delegation from the Gibraltar Branch of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association yesterday attended the British Islands and Mediterranean Region annual general meeting in London. The meeting included discussions on regional strategy, international matters and Commonwealth Women Parliamentary themes. There was also be a workshop on youth engagement in the political process. Minister for Housing and

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  • Pro-Life group champions ‘pragmatic, positive’ alternatives to abortion

    Pro-Life group champions ‘pragmatic, positive’ alternatives to abortion0

    A new group calling itself the Gibraltar Pro-Life Movement has been set up locally. In statement the group says it is independent of political persuasion but wants to engage the community at large, including the Government and Opposition parties, in offering pragmatic and positive alternative solutions to abortion. The group points out that it is

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  • Together Gibraltar to campaign for referendum on abortion

    Together Gibraltar to campaign for referendum on abortion0

    The Together Gibraltar movement will campaign for a referendum on the issue of abortion. The movement, which was founded my Independent MP Marlene Hassan Nahon, decided to push for the referendum after a vote following a meeting last night. A total of 30 members of Together Gibraltar participated in the vote, including some who voted

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