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Department of Equality Attends European Disability Seminar &...

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The Department of Equality attended a seminar organised by the Academy of European Law (ERA) in Trier, Germany, titled “Equal Participation in Society of Persons with Disabilities”. The seminar, which was aimed at civil servants, covered topics on the international legal framework on disability law as well as discussing equality…

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TWO-TIER WEATHER WARNING SYSTEM TO BE INTRODUCED – 822...

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Based on the experience of last winter, HM Government of Gibraltar, in association with MeteoGib, plans to introduce a Two–Tier system to warn the community of impending bad weather. The new system is designed to warn of weather conditions which, whilst falling short of Flash/Severe, are deemed to be sufficiently…

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Minister’s Farewell to Miss Gibraltar 2019 – 821/201...

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The Minister for the Environment, Sustainability, Climate Change, Heritage and Culture The Hon Prof. John Cortes has wished Miss Gibraltar 2019 the best of luck for her upcoming participation at the Miss World event. Minister Cortes met with Celine Bolaños prior to her departure and presented her with a gift…

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International Men’s Day; Looking at Male Suicide – 8...

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Chief Minister establishes an Inter-Ministerial Committee The Minister for Equality, Samantha Sacramento MP, in the context of marking International Men’s Day, has asked questions about the high number of male suicides in Gibraltar. The Minister for Equality, instead of holding an awareness event on this occasion, as was the case…

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Threat Level for Gibraltar Remains Unchanged – 819/201...

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A meeting of the Gibraltar Contingency Council (GCC), took place on the 19th November, to review security and civil contingency matters. The meeting was co-chaired by His Excellency the Governor and the Deputy Chief Minister.  As a result, the GCC assessed that there was no change in the threat level…

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Interfaith Week at the Mayor’s Parlour – 816/2019

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  His Worship the Mayor celebrated Interfaith Week by inviting members of the different religious denominations in Gibraltar to attend a meeting held at the Mayor’s Parlour. Interfaith week commenced on Sunday 10th November and ended on Sunday 17th November. This was the first meeting held by our current Mayor…

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International Men’s Day – A Parent is a Parent; Mini...

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The Ministry of Equality is aware of the difficulty that parents can face in continuing a relationship with their child(ren) following a parental separation or divorce. The breakup of a family is in itself stressful and when there is alienation of the child(ren) by one parent to another the situation…

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Lord Patten Visits University of Gibraltar – 813/2019

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The Minister for Education, Gilbert Licudi, and the University’s Vice-Chancellor, Catherine Bachleda, welcomed Lord Patten to the University this past weekend. Lord Patten was in Gibraltar to participate in the Gibraltar Literary Festival.  He was interviewed by Nick Higham in an event delivered to a packed audience at the Convent…

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