Tag: National Commission for the Promotion of Equality

NCPE argues against full decriminalisation of prostitution

The National Commission for the Promotion of Equality has insisted that the decriminalisation of prostitution should be accompanied by the penalisation of sex buying, stating that this was what a human rights-based approach to prostitution reform entailed.

Notarial law found to discriminate against women

Maltese law governing the notarial profession was found to discriminate against women by forcing them to disclose their marital status on official contracts whilst making no such imposition on men, the National Commission for the Promotion of Equality ruled.

Footage of woman pelted with eggs, ‘wrong on so many levels’...

The National Commission for the Promotion of Equality (NCPE) has called a video showing a woman being pelted with eggs at a bachelor’s party,...

“Unequal pay can be a factor in Malta’s 11% gender wage...

The National Commission for the Promotion of Equality said that unequal pay can be one of the factors contributing to Malta's 11% average gender...

NCPE encourages more female participation in EP elections

The National Commission for the Promotion of Equality (NCPE) is encouraging more women to run for European Parliament elections this coming May. While noting...

NCPE appeals for more responsible discourse on migration

The National Commission for the Promotion of Equality noted that migrants nowadays are more often than not stripped of their humanity in public discourse....

NCPE push for non-discrimination

The National Commission for the Promotion of Equality called on the Parliament to better emphasise non-discrimination in the new Public Administration Bill thus better...

NCPE launches a two-year project on economic independence

The National Commission for the Promotion of Equality (NCPE) launched a set of initiatives to address the gender gaps over the life course that...

“Dalli owes the public answers” – PN; “Delia opposed the law”...

The law on domestic violence which was only recently enacted was not being taken seriously the Nationalist Party said in a statement. Following the...