Pic: A cartoon version of Liberate's offices

Liberate in 5 minutes

Liberate is the Channel Islands’ equality and diversity charity. We have branches in Jersey and Guernsey, serving islanders in both Bailiwicks. To find out more about who we are, what we do and how we are governed, please click here.

The DIFERA accreditation logo


DIFERA is Liberate’s employer accreditation scheme. This is the first scheme in the Channel Islands to award organisations with a quality mark that demonstrates to employees (past, present and future), to clients and suppliers that your organisation places Diversity, Inclusion,…

A diverse selection of people representing the E U's nine protected characteristics


Liberate offers one hour education sessions on a number of subjects. These are suitable for ‘lunch and learns’, including as a topic in a wider training day or conference, or combining together to form a day of training on inclusion…


Photo: the public entrance of the States Chamber in Jersey

International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2020

Jersey’s public buildings are being independently assessed to determine how suitable they are for people with disabilities to access.

Poster: stop hate U K, hate doesn't belong here

National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2020

This year’s National Hate Crime Awareness Week will take place from 10– 17 October 2020. Jersey is a multi-cultural island and whilst some celebrate this rich diversity, others can directly or indirectly affect people’s enjoyment of life by acting on…

Photo: Liberate staff auditing the Co-Op for accessibility

Accès scheme audits accessibility in the Co-Op

Liberate are delighted that The Channel Islands Co-Operative Society have signed up to the Accès scheme.

Photo: C I Pride parade rounding the corner of the Radisson Hotel, taken from the air

Pride 2019

CI Pride 2019 started on Friday 6 September 2019 with a reading by children’s LGBT+ author, Olly Pike, at the Jersey Library. Olly presented the Government of Jersey Assistant Education Minister, Jeremy Maçon, with sets of his books for all Jersey primary schools…

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Photo: C I Pride parade in Guernsey from the top of the town church

Pride 2018

On 8 September 2018, Channel Islands Pride was held in Guernsey for the second time and, on 9 September 2018, Alderney held its first ever Pride. Unlike 2016, when Guernsey held a very wet first Pride, the sun was shining…

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Photo: the C I Equality and Diversity Awards 2018

CI Equality & Diversity Awards 2018

Since we last gathered for the awards, Liberate has launched its DIFERA accreditation scheme for organisations across the islands to show that they are diverse, inclusive, fair, equal, respectful and accepting places to work. The response to the scheme has…

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