Please follow this link to read this excellent article by Deputy Emilie Yerby on The Challenges of introducing relevant legislation for a CPA small branch like Guernsey: TheParliamentarian2018IssueFourFINALonline Emilie Yerby Guernsey Equality and Human Rights
Discrimination legislation – how can legislation tackle discrimination and who is going to advise everyone and resolve complaints? These are some of the issues that Rob Harnish and Rob Platts have been working on, on behalf of members, with the [...]
“It’s barriers”, Rob Platts, founder of the Guernsey Disability Alliance (GDA) said, “That’s what ten years of the GDA have been all about - removing the physical and social barriers which are preventing many islanders from being included socially, economically, [...]
Please find below the press release from ESSC. The GDA, Rob Platts & Karen Blanchford sit on the legislation project team that has been reviewing disability discrimination and working with the Galway legislation experts. We support this proposal but would [...]
At the end of last year Jersey organised a consultation with the public in their disability discrimination legislation. The GDA gave a full response (special thanks to Rob Platts), many of our comments are included in the consultation report. The [...]
Celebrating "Think Differently about Disability" #MakeAChange Guernsey is celebrating the UN International Day of Persons with Disability #IDPwD Friday 1st December, find out more about the day and activities, go to:- • What other companies are up to (add your [...]
This is the final week in our #MakeAChange campaign, which has been running since September to encourage the Island to Think Differently about Disability and finish by celebrating UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities #IDPwD. So what is happening [...]
Did you know 3rd December 2017 is International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPwD)? In Guernsey we are encouraging local organisations to dress down/up, bake cakes or something unique on Friday 1st December and raise funds for We All Matter Eh?