Press Releases

Last updated: 19/10//2020

Press Releases - 2020

NCPE Online Annual Conference - 19.10.2020 EN / MT​ NEW​​​​

A human rights approach to the prostitution reform entails the penalisation of sex-buying - 02.09.2020
     EN​ / MT​ 


Prepare the Ground for Economic Independence (PGEI) Online Final Conference - 26.08.2020 EN/MT​ 

Challenges faced by Women in Politics - 18.08.2020 EN MT​ 

​Prostitution reform should send clear message against exploitation & gender inequality -06.03.2020 EN/MT​ 

International Women's Day Conference - ​04.03.2020  EN / MT 

Press Releases - 2019

NCPE's seminar: Gender Pay Gap and Gender Pension Gap - 18.11.2019 EN / MT​ 

Prostitution reform should penalise sex-buyers - 06.11.2019 EN / MT​ 

Job Adverts for Equal Opportunities​ -19.08.2019​  EN MT​

Pelting Incident: A Sorry Spectacle of Domination and Humiliation - 12.08.2019​  ​ EN MT​

The NCPE congratulates Dr Helena Dalli on her nomination to the EU - 26.07.2019 EN / MT​

NCPE's 15th Annual Conference - 04.06.2019  EN / MT​

Need for soul-searching after racially motivated murder - 20.05.2019  EN / MT

Words matter - 25.04.2019 EN / MT ​​

Positive measures can effectively address gender inequality and Malta's democratic deficit - 08.04.2019 EN/ MT​

International Women's Day Conference - 05.03.2019  EN / MT 

Public consultation on EU rules guaranteeing equal pay between women and men - 14.02.2019 EN / MT

NCPE urges more women to come forward and contest MEP elections - 01.02.2019  EN / MT​ 

Press Releases - 2018

NCPE calls for more responsibility in public statements concerning migrants - 21.12.2018  EN / MT​ 

Give due importance to non-discrimination in the Public Administration Bill - 14.12.2018 EN / MT 

Prepare the Ground for Economic Independence​ - 25.10.2018  EN / MT 

NCPE's seminar Putting the Council of Europe Gender Equality Strategy 2018-2023 into action- 04.10.2018  EN/MT​  

European Commission recommends stronger equality bodies in Member States - 28.06.18  EN / MT 

NCPE 14th Annual Conference - 29.05.18  EN / MT

​​NCPE International Women’s Day Conference - 05.03.18  EN / MT

Discrimination affecting large numbers of ethnic minorities and immigrants in the EU - 15.01.18  EN

No place for sexist discourse in a democratic society - 09.01.18  EN / MT

Press Releases - 2017

The importance of men's role in gender equality and in work-life balance - 01.12.17 EN

Promoting gender equality to prevent violence against women - 29.11.17 EN

Equality issues under the spotlight - 15.11.17 EN

Malta in the 2017 Global Gender Gap Report - 06.11.17 EN

Gender Equality Index 2017 - 30.10.17​ EN

NCPE concerned with sexist and disparaging language on social media - 27.10.17 EN / MT

LEAD Programme: An important step towards gender equality in politics - 03.08.17 EN / MT

Democratic deficit when women and men are not equally represented - 27.07.17 EN

Gender inequality - At what cost? - 20.07.17 EN

NCPE's 13th Annual Conference  - 02.05.17 EN

International Women's Day Conference  -  06.03.17 EN

Overview of the 2016 Global Gender Gap Report - 24.02.17 EN / MT

Political parties should present gender-balanced lists of candidates - 13.02.17 EN / MT

Business Breakfast for Employers - 24.01.17 EN

 Press Releases - 2016

Universities and research organisations need both women and men - 14.11.16 EN / MT

Low female participation in politics needs to be addressed - 18.10.16 EN / MT 

NCPE favours licensing of morning-after pill - 25.06.16 EN

Objectification of women in the media hinders gender equality - 08.06.16 EN / MT

NCPE's 12th Annual Conference - 25.05.16 EN

Equality Beyond Gender Roles - 28.03.16 EN

Human Rights and Equality in Practice - 03.03.16 EN

 Press Releases - 2015

Developing a Culture of Rights - 16.12.15 EN

NCPE is concluding initiatives that address gender-based violence - 14.12.15 EN

More than 200 women registered on the Directory of Professional Women - 04.12.15 EN

Marking the European Equal Pay Day - 02.11.15 EN

Ensuring freedom from harassment and discrimination at the workplace - 13.08.15 EN

Fostering dialogue between LGBTIQ persons and religions/beliefs - 14.07.15 EN

Over 15,800 employees working in equality certified entities - 15.05.15 EN

The Online Directory of Professional Women officially launched - 07.05.15 EN

An increase in the number of women elected in Local Council Elections - 27.04.15 EN

Launch of Mentoring Programme and a Discussion on Decision-making when carrying out consultation with a wider audience - 09.03.15 EN

Tackling the Gender Pay Gap - 06.03.15 EN

Press Releases - 2014

 
Gender and access to and supply of goods and services - 30.12.14 EN
 
Women's political participation in Malta - 05.09.14 EN

Violence against women and the ratification of the Istanbul Convention - 08.08.14 EN
 
Discriminatory practices during interviews for vacant posts in employment - 04.08.14 EN
 
​ A significant achievement for women in European Parliament elections - 02.06.14 EN
 
 NCPE's 10th Annual Conference: Further work to safeguard and promote equality - 29.05.14 EN / MT
 
 NCPE reacts to the National Employment Policy - 07.05.14 EN / MT
 
 The Civil Unions Act - a landmark for Equality in Malta - 16.04.14 EN
 
 Forms of Violence in Malta - A Gender Perspective - 14.04.14 EN
 
 Celebrating Diversity - 28.03.14 EN
 
 'Have Your Say!' on equality and discrimination - 28.03.14 EN 
 
 Enhancing Equal Rights - 28.03.14 EN
 
 Celebrating International Women's Day - 03.03.14 EN / MT
 
 10 years Equality Commission ... developing our vision - 05.02.14 EN / MT
 
 
 Press Releases - 2013
 
 NCPE statement related to the civil union legislation - 31.12.13 EN
 
Developing a Culture of Rights - 10.12.13, EN / MT 
 
 Giving all women the opportunity to achieve their full potential is at the heart of the Government's approach to economic growth - 24.07.13 EN / MT
 
Making a Difference - 17.07.13 EN
 
 Gender Balance in Decision-Making - 05.06.13 EN / MT
 
 Enhancing Equal Rights - 24.05.13 EN / MT
 
 
Press Releases - 2012
 
 Promoting Racial Equality ... Understanding the situation of ethnic minorities and housing - 17.12.12 EN / MT
 
 Another 15 organisations awarded with the Equality Mark & Research on Teenage Parents launched - 11.12.12 EN / MT
 
'Celebrating Diversity' - Anti-Racism Theme Day - 10.12.12 EN
 
 Commemorating Human Rights Day ... Safeguarding equal treatment to every person - 07.12.12 EN
 
 Using communications to tackle under-reporting of discriminatory cases - 27.09.12 EN
 
 NCPE with an extended remit  - 16.07.12​  EN / MT
 
 Increasing the awareness of Gender Mainstreaming ... Tools created for its implementation - 13.06.12  EN / MT
 
 NCPE's 8th Annual Conference:  The need of more women in decision-making positions - 18.05.12  EN / MT
 
 A new project promoting racial equality - 04.05.12 EN / MT
 
 Responsabbilitajiet ġodda għall-NCPE - 07.03.12​  MT
 
 Press Release in light of violent incident that happened in Ħamrun - 23.01.12 EN / MT
 
 Another 15 organisations awarded with the Equality Mark  - 16.01.12  EN / MT
 
  
Press Releases - 2011
 
 Where Next for Equality? ...A Conference discussing myriad aspects of equality and discrimination -14.12.11 EN/MT
 
 Celebrating Diversity..... A Diversity through Music Concert - 28.11.11  EN / MT
 
 NCPE's Budget 2012 reactions - 16.11.11 EN / MT
 
 A new starting point from which to challenge discrimination ... A Symposium on Multiple Discrimination - 01.11.11  EN / MT
 
 Let's talk about Discrimination ... Youths discussing their commitment against discrimination and for Equality -  11.10.11 EN / MT
 
 Good Practices in Gender Mainstreaming discussed in a Symposium - 26.07.11 EN / MT
 
 Think Equal: Launch of two competitions and exhibitions  -  21.06.11​ EN / MT
 
 Launch of VS/2011/0819 Gender Mainstreaming - In Practice  -  29.03.11​  EN / MT
 
 NCPE's 7th Annual Conference - 23.03.11 EN / MT 
 
 Gender Equality in decision-making - 11.03.11  EN
 
 The challenges in the field of equality discussed with HE US Ambassador to Malta, Prof. Douglas Kmiec -18.02.11  EN / MT
 
 Call for Papers for a Symposium on Multiple Discrimination - 12.01.11 EN / MT
 
 
 Press Releases - 2010
 
 NCPE's reaction to Budget 2011 -  02.11.10  EN / MT 
 
 Promoting Inclusion and Diversity: Combating Social Discrimination - 20.10.10  EN / MT
 
 NCPE reacting to media reports quoting a study published by MBB on the economic impact of an extended maternity leave - 17.06.10 ENMT
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 NCPE Annual Conference - 04.06.10 EN / MT
 

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