• Consultation for a command paper on abortion

    Consultation for a command paper on abortion0

    The Gibraltar Government will commence a process of discussion and consultation with a wide cross-section of the community before issuing a command paper on abortion. This process of consultation will include, but will not be limited to, pro-life and pro-choice groups who have already made their views publicly known and who have already met with

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  • Crack down on noise and pollution, Chamber tells Govt

    Crack down on noise and pollution, Chamber tells Govt0

    The Chamber of Commerce has called on the Gibraltar Government to impose harsher conditions on contractors who breach noise limits at construction sites. In its annual report the business network highlights a number of environmental issues including how noise levels in Gibraltar have increased enormously in recent years. Most data collected and published by the

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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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  • ERG awards recognise contributions to civil society

    ERG awards recognise contributions to civil society0

    Equality Rights Group Chainman Felix Alvarez presided over the sixth Independent Civil Society Awards held at the Garrison Library yesterday. The event saw the presentation of four awards to individuals who made a contribution to civil rights in Gibraltar. Awards were presented to Tamsin Suarez for her broad work on women’s rights, to the family

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  • Home secretary presses EU leaders on UK expat rights

    Home secretary presses EU leaders on UK expat rights0

    The Home Secretary has pressed European leaders for details of arrangements for British expats seeking to remain in the EU after Brexit. Sajid Javid said it is “currently unclear” what systems member states are creating to ensure the rights of UK citizens in their countries are protected after the end of the implementation period in

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