‘All are welcome here’: Malta’s new LGBT+ campaign

The Maltese Islands have won another top tourism accolade. Malta was named the most gay-friendly nation in Europe by the European Best Destinations magazine, which praised the island’s open-minded policies. A spokesman for the Malta Tourism Authority said: ‘The LGBT+ market is a growing one for us, so to receive this award and the additional exposure linked to […]

Malta joins Prince Harry to highlight fight against HIV

Malta has backed Prince Harry to help launch a new global organisation aimed at targeting HIV infections in men. The MenStar Coalition will build on the work first started by Harry’s late mother, Princess Diana. Malta’s minister for equality Helena Dalli told the launch event at the International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam that ‘change does […]

Half of Maltese women ‘suffer sexual harassment’

More than half of women in Malta have been sexually harassed at work, new figures have revealed. The survey categorised harassment as ranging from inappropriate jokes to physical assault. Of the women asked, 53% said they had experienced some form of harassment in the workplace, according to research by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights. […]