Men Urged To Seek Regular Medical Advice In Health Week

Friday, 19 June 2020 - 4:06pm

Males across the Territory were encouraged to seek regular medical advice especially during the COVID-19 pandemic as the Territory observes Men’s Health Week this week.

Office Of Gender Affairs Calls For Peace In Homes During 6 Day Lockdown

Friday, 27 March 2020 - 6:17pm

The Office of Gender Affairs is calling for peace in households as the Territory prepares to enter into a 6 day, 24-hour curfew with the resulting lockdown.

BVI Gender Affairs Celebrates Women In Male Dominated Careers

Thursday, 19 March 2020 - 4:33pm

Presentations were made to 8th Grade female students at the Elmore Stoutt High School as the Office of Gender Affairs celebrated women in male dominated careers in observance of International Women’s Day.

Statement by His Excellency Governor Augustus J.U. Jaspert on International Women’s Day (8 March)

Wednesday, 11 March 2020 - 10:31am

Last Sunday was international Women’s Day. The first International Women’s Day was celebrated in 1908 when a group of 15,000 women marched on the streets of New York, demanding their rights. 

Generation Equality Leads This Year’s International Women’s Day

Friday, 6 March 2020 - 2:11pm

The Office of Gender Affairs will be highlighting the importance of job inclusiveness in keeping with this year’s International Women’s Day theme ‘I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women's Right’.

16 Days Of Activism Begins - BVI Women Call For Respect

Tuesday, 26 November 2019 - 12:05pm

Legislators, public officers, community leaders and students assembled November 25 to observe International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls in the British Virgin Islands.

International Men’s Day To Be Observed For The First Time In The BVI

Thursday, 14 November 2019 - 2:59pm

A Male Empowerment Session is scheduled for men and boys on November 19 to mark the first observance of International Men’s Day.

BVI Health Ministry Staff Wears Purple In Unity Against Domestic Violence

Thursday, 31 October 2019 - 4:25pm

The staff of the Ministry of Health and Social Development is photographed wearing shades of purple in a stance against domestic violence. 

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