2020 was a big year for the GDA, not just  COVID but

  • the unanimous passing of the proposals for the Discrimination legislation
  • Election2020 – new assembly and International Observers recognising the extension of CRPD and articles
  • Internal we welcome Carol Le Page as Director, Social Policy and strengthening the Executive Committee

2021 we look forward to

  • the proposals to include grounds on religious belief and sexual orientation
  • the launch of the Equality Body – EEOS
  • a stronger focus from the States on Article 8 – Awareness raising
  • progress on the other Disability and Inclusion strategy work streams – Autism framework, capacity legislation etc
  • further promoting Human Rights locally and growing the understanding around Equality of Opportunity and Disability