Men’s Health Week Concludes With Fair On Virgin Gorda

Wednesday, 26 June 2024 - 10:56am

The Office of Gender Affairs hosted a health fair for residents on Virgin Gorda to raise awareness among men on various health issues that can impede their health and wellbeing.

Honourable Wheatley Attending SIDS Conference In Antigua

Tuesday, 28 May 2024 - 2:45pm

Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley is attending the Small Island Developing States Gender Equality Forum and the United Nations’ 4th International Conference on Small Island Developing States in Antigua and Barbuda.

Workshop Targets Gender Sensitivity In The Workplace

Tuesday, 30 April 2024 - 4:23pm

 A training workshop to advance gender awareness in the workplace was hosted for several gender focal points from within Government organisations and statutory bodies on April 24, 2024.

Building Gender Awareness In The Workplace Workshop

Wednesday, 24 April 2024 - 3:56pm

Highlights from the Building Gender Awareness in the Workplace: 

Gender Affairs Office Promotes Healthy Workplace Environment

Monday, 26 February 2024 - 4:10pm

The Office of Gender Affairs Coordinator Miss Patricia Hackett is stressing the importance of healthy professional relationships in the workplace to ensure high levels of productivity.

Office Of Gender Affairs And HM Prison Discuss Gender-Focused Initiatives

Friday, 9 February 2024 - 12:52pm

The Office of Gender Affairs and His Majesty’s Prison have held discussions on gender-related initiatives and training for staff and inmates at the institution.

Statutory Body Members Selected As Gender Focal Points

Monday, 4 December 2023 - 2:57pm

Members of Statutory Bodies across the Virgin Islands selected as gender focal points are featured at the recently held Office of Gender Affairs’ gender focal point workshop.

Gender Focal Point Meeting Targets Heads Of Stautory Boards

Thursday, 9 November 2023 - 4:10pm

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley says implementing gender focal points in every statutory body and commission is one of the most effective ways of achieving gender equality, equity, and empowerment of women within the Territory. 

Public Officers Selected As Gender Focal Points

Tuesday, 7 November 2023 - 8:23am

Public Officers selected as Gender Focal Points are featured at the recently held Office of Gender Affairs’ awareness workshop. 

Governor’s Office and Office of Gender Affairs mark International Day of the Girl

Tuesday, 24 October 2023 - 3:03pm

Earlier this month the Governor’s Office in collaboration with the Office of Gender Affairs observed International Day of the Girl on 11th October. The aim of this year’s campaign was to highlight inspirational girls who are helping to drive change locally.