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EU to consider Gib’s unequal age of consent
The European Union is concerned at the discrepancy between Gibraltar’s unequal age of consent laws, according to Equality Rights group GGR.
Posted on 1 February 2006
GGR Chairman tells EU "Gib Government must comply with the law!"
In a statement today, Equality rights group GGR has informed the press that Chairman Felix Alvarez presented a formal complaint concerning the Gibraltar Government to Justice Commissioner Franco Frattini (pictured left with Mr Alvarez).
Posted on 29 January 2006
Caruana didn’t lift a finger – but EU President WILL now review offending Regulation!
Arriving in Gibraltar on Thursday evening following a trip to the European Commission in Brussels and meeting with Justice Commissioner Franco Frattini, Social Affairs Commissioner Vladimir Spidla and MEPs Glyn Ford (Labour), Michael Cashman (Labour)
Posted on 26 January 2006
GGR: "We shouldn’t even be having to do this Petition!"
GGR’s Abuse Issues Coordinator, Annette Vallejo, has today announced that the group’s Sex Offenders Petition campaign has once more started to collect signatures of support – “a Petition we shouldn’t even be having to do!”“In the coming
Posted on 21 January 2006
Alvarez to meet EU Commissioner next week
Equality Rights group GGR has today revealed that Chairman Felix Alvarez (left) will be flying to Brussels at the end of this week in order to meet with Justice Commissioner Franco Frattini following the recent exclusion of disabled Gibraltarian trav
Posted on 18 January 2006
EU air disability moves against Gib "wholly unacceptable"
Felix Alvarez, Chairman of Equality Rights group GGR, has reacted to news of an EU air measures Regulation to come into law this Summer and which allows that provision for disabled air passengers contained in that law be disregarded as far as Gibralt
Posted on 16 January 2006
Government failed Gibraltar in 2005
In an end-of-year statement, Felix Alvarez, Chairman of Equality Rights group GGR (pictured) has said that the year 2005 has been “a year of failures and a widening gap between ordinary workers and the well-off on issues across the board on the par
Posted on 31 December 2005
GGR hands over donation cheque to charities
Some members of the GGR Executive about to enter TV studios on the night of Wednesday 14th December to hand over a cheque donation to the community-wide collection for Charities which has become an annual event in Gibraltar at Christmas.
Posted on 16 December 2005
Petition: 3,500 signatures "so far"
In a statement today, Equality Rights group GGR has revealed that it has collected 3,500 signatures to date on its Petition for the introduction of a Sex Offenders Register in Gibraltar.
Posted on 6 December 2005
GGR supports GBC Open Day 2005
Equality Rights group GGR will be making a maximum effort over a period of 5 days and two locations in support of GBC Open Day 2005 (an annual community-wide event to collect money for a variety of Charities in Gibraltar organised by the local radio
Posted on 1 December 2005
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