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Equal pay for Work of Equal Value – GWP Amendment

July 21st, 2021|

An amendment has been put to the Government Work Plan about undertaking the policy work for equal pay for equal of equal value. This is different to the equal pay for equal work which is already covered. The explanatory [...]

ESS push back on GPEG ‘Pause And Review’

July 20th, 2021|

RESPONSE TO GPEG’S REVIEW OF THE STATES OF GUERNSEY PROPOSALS ON ANTI-DISCRIMINATION BY Deputy Peter Roffey, President Employment and Social Secuirty (ESS) " I feel compelled to write a response to GPEG’s “Review of the States of Guernsey Proposals [...]

Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC)

December 10th, 2020|Tags: |

The GDA is excited to see the extension of CRC locally The States of Guernsey media release: UN Convention on the Rights of the Child formally extended to Guernsey and Alderney Wednesday 09 December 2020 The United Nations [...]

Human Rights Day 2020

December 10th, 2020|Tags: |

What is Human Rights Day? Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December — the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted, in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). The UDHR is a milestone document [...]

Community Awards 2020

November 17th, 2020|Tags: , |

This years Guernsey Community Foundation (GCF) Community awards were held on Tuesday 17th November 2020 at St James. We were excited to have a number of short listed nominations, as well as many of our member charities and partners. [...]

Black Lives Matter

June 20th, 2020|Tags: |

The Black Lives Matter event was an important day for #Guernsey. In Guernsey there has been a lack of understanding around Human Rights, UN Conventions and the protection from all forms of Discrimination. Locally we have been waiting for [...]

Human Rights and Discrimination FAQs

March 11th, 2020|Tags: |

Have you got a question on Human Rights and Discrimination? you can view some of our answers here Maybe its a general Question about What are Human Rights? Why do we need discrimination legislation? What is an Equality [...]

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