About

Liberate is the Channel Islands’ equality and diversity charity. We have branches in Jersey and Guernsey, serving islanders in both Bailiwicks. Guernsey If you want to find out more about what is happening in Guernsey, please follow this link. Jersey…

DIFERA

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,…

Education

Liberate delivers a free one-hour training session entitled “Gender and Sexuality in the Workplace” to any organisation that would like to understand more about this specialist area. The course also serves to protect an organisation and its people from becoming…

News

Marriage legislation update

It won’t be in by 31 December 2017, but we have a tentative and cautious date of 31 March 2018 now.

Don’t like wooden horses, Gavin? How about sounding brass and clanging cymbals?

by Vic Tanner Davy, CEO of Liberate Another week, another rant by Gavin Ashenden against the LGBT+ community in the Jersey Evening Post. It is becoming predictable, tedious and just a little bit weird. Why is he so obsessed with…

Disappointment as marriage is delayed

The Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, has today announced that same-sex marriage will not be in place in Jersey by the end of this year due to complexities in the proposed law. As Liberate understands it, the law that is…

CI Equality & Diversity Awards 2016

Liberate hosted the first ever Channel Islands Equality & Diversity Awards on Friday 16 September 2016. The awards dinner was held in Jersey for its first year, however it is the intention that next year will see the awards dinner…

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Pride 2016

Saturday The Channel Islands first ever pan-island Pride started in Guernsey on Saturday 10 September 2016. Despite heavy rain, Guernsey’s population turned out to parade from Candie Gardens through St Peter Port to Market Square for an evening of entertainment…

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Pride 2015

Pride 2015 started on Friday 11 September 2015 with a comedy cabaret at The Green Rooster supplied by The Sex Shells. Jersey boy Adam Perchard and London lovelies, Callum Mac and James Egan, with stand-up comedian Thanyia Moore presented The…

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