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Housing Appeals Tribunal

Social housing tenants can use the Housing Appeals Tribunal to appeal against decisions made by Housing or the Guernsey Housing Association. This could relate to rent payments, rent rebates, tenancy reviews, allocations, and applications for social housing.

The Tribunal consists of a panel of independent members who are appointed by the States of Deliberation. When an appeal is lodged, three members of the Panel are appointed to form a Tribunal to consider the matter.

No previous experience is required for these posts and training will be provided.

For an information pack, including how to apply, go to www.gov.gg/HAT

If you have any questions or would like to discuss the role further before applying, please contact Alissa Whales on 732494 or email housingappealstribunal@gov.gg. For further information regarding social housing appeals, see www.gov.gg/socialhousingappeals.

Closed: 31st January 2020
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Miriam Makeba - South Africa

Nominated by: Christine James

Zenzile Miriam Makeba (1932 to 2008), nicknamed Mama Africa, was a South African singer, songwriter, actress, United Nations goodwill ambassador, and civil rights activist. Associated with musical genres including Afropop, jazz, and world music, she was an advocate against apartheid and white-minority government in South Africa. In 2020 she was named one of Time magazine’s 100 women of the century. 

South Africa is ranked 12th in the world for percentage of women in national parliament: 45.8% (source: data.ipu.org) 

Are you from South Africa? Please email hello@womeninpubliclife.gg if there is a social or cultural group for people from South Africa in Guernsey.

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The original image “The Hague Jazz 2008 – Miriam Makeba” by Haags Uitburo is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0. 

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Jacinda Ardern - New Zealand

Nominated by: Martin Lock

Jacinda Ardern (born 1980) has served as prime minister of New Zealand and leader of the Labour Party since 2017. In 2019, she led the country through the aftermath of the Christchurch mosque shootings, rapidly introducing strict gun laws in response, and throughout 2020 she directed the country’s widely praised response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Ardern was the world’s second elected head of government to give birth in office when her daughter was born in 2018. ‘An inspiring Prime Minister who brought a nation together with true leadership, empathy and compassion.’

New Zealand is ranked 4th in the world for percentage of women in national parliament: 48.3% (source: data.ipu.org) 

Other iconic women: Dame Whina Cooper, nominated by Claire Fisher, and Kate Sheppard, nominated by Anna Cooper.

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