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‘Action on Poverty’ calls for fair approach to Community Care crisis
In a public statement, the NGO Action on Poverty (AOP), which was launched in March 2019 to call for major reform of the Social Security system, has revealed that it has ‘been concerned for some time by the developments and tone that have emerg
Posted on 20 June 2021
ERG applauds Pride Month 2021 initiatives
‘Equality Rights Group (ERG) congratulates Equality Minister Samantha Sacramento on her various initiatives for marking Pride Month this June.
Posted on 6 June 2021
Royal Gibraltar Police investigation on homophobia concerns
As many of you will have been aware, there was a very high level of concern yesterday regarding anti-LGBT comments being posted on local Social Media sites following the announcement of Pride Month 2021 three days ago.
Posted on 4 June 2021
ERG raises concerns over the marking of ‘Pride’ 2021
ERG has been inundated with complaints regarding the management of the marking of PRIDE this year, particularly due to its accompaniment by unacceptable homophobic commentary on local social media, and the perceived resulting early curtailment of
Posted on 3 June 2021
APPEAL FOR HELP: INDIA COVID SUFFERING RELIEF
You will all be aware what dreadful pain and tragedy so many people in India are currently living (and, tragically, dying) through. We’re a kind and generous community in so many ways. We can all do something, however small, to help.
Posted on 19 May 2021
The dishonest truth: media and governance
Opinion article: Felix Alvarez Chair Equality Rights Group This isn’t going to go away. No matter how much we may ignore it (and we have), it’s not.
Posted on 16 May 2021
We congratulate GBC on press freedom
‘Freedom of the press is not just any issue. It is a vital component of living in a free and open democracy.
Posted on 14 May 2021
ERG calls on the public to report Conversion Therapy
Equality Rights Group (ERG) welcomes the UK government’s announcement that it is keen to introduce legislation to ban the discredited and damaging practice known as “conversion therapy” which claims to change a person’s sexuality and af
Posted on 12 May 2021
ERG ‘pleased with commitment to Trade Union Recognition law’
‘The Chief Minister’s commitment to the definite introduction of legislation to guarantee the recognition of unions by all employers this year is welcomed by Equality Rights Group,’ Chairman Felix Alvarez has stated in reaction to F
Posted on 3 May 2021