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Discrimination Legisaltion Consulation slides

Monday 15th July Employment and Social Security (ESS) held a public meeting on the draft proposals for the new discrimination legislation. You can view the slides here and the consultation page on the States of Guernsey website https://www.gov.gg/discriminationconsultation Just a reminder that ESS will be at our

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ESS Discrimination Legislation consultation

On the 9th July the Committee for Employment and Social Security (ESS) launch a 12 week public consultation on its draft proposals for new discrimination legislation. Their website with the documentation goes live on the 9th July www.gov.gg/discriminationconsultation The GDA has issued a media release on the

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Equality Guernsey Conference – 4th July

The GDA and We All Matter, Eh? are actively engaged in the Equality Series, having delivered our workshop on Human Rights and been a key partner in the series. You can down load our slides “Guernsey’s rights based approach to disability workshop” on the Equality resources page

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Carers Action Plan

The Carers Action plan was released earlier April 2019 find out more at https://www.gov.gg/CAPmedia The next review meeting will be held in July 2019

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Legislation articles

On the 5th June 2019 Stretch Kontelj wrote an article for the Guernsey Press entitled ‘Law or Liberty’. In todays press, 19th June, the GDA founder and equality adviser Rob Platts replies to the article with ‘Here’s why we need to legislate against discrimation’. Both are attached

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Equality Guernsey Conference tickets – 4th July

Please find attached the invite to the Equality Guernsey Conference, please note that you will need to book tickets for this event due to the restricted numbers. Please share widely. We are excited to announce our key note June Saprong, two panels of experts and more than

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Arts for Everyone – Arts Sunday – 9th June 2019

The GDA, We All Matter, Eh? and a number of our members are supporting Arts for Everyone – Arts Sunday – 9th June 2019. If you want to find out more about the event please download the file at the end of this page. The Arts Commission

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Newsletter May 2019

We are very pleased to attach the May newsletter for the Guernsey Disability Alliance and its members and partners.

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New GDA Chair – Chris Le Page

We are delighted to announce Chris Le Page has taken on the role as GDA Chair, acting in the role until the AGM. Chris is Client Director of Carey’s, who have been a core supporter of the GDA. Chris joined the GDA executive committee more than 2

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Saffery Rotary walk – accessible route – Saturday 15th June

Join us from Bordeaux to the finish line!  This years Rotary Walk takes place on Saturday June 15th 2019. As with previous years, the GDA and Access for All will be offering the opportunity for members to take part in the accessible route starting at:Bordeaux at 1.30pmThe cost

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