June 29, 2022

Half of women will get false-positive mammogram over 10 years of screening

Fully half of all women who have annual mammograms to screen for breast cancer will receive a false-positive test result over a decade of screening, according to a new study. False-positive results call for further testing and eventually rule out cancer. False alarms can certainly increase anxiety. “Women undergoing screening mammography should be aware that […]

IOC Young Leader Christel Saneh aiming for gender balanced portrayal of athletes in the media

22 Mar 2022 – As the International Olympic Committee continues to celebrate gender equality throughout March, we speak to Lebanese long jumper and IOC Young Leader Christel Saneh, who is aiming to use her skills as a journalist, photographer and illustrator to better portray female athletes in the media. Christel Saneh clearly remembers the moment she first […]

Cayman – Civil Servants called to the Virtual Roundtable: This Wednesday

Grand Cayman, Monday, 21 March 2022 – The Family Resource Centre (FRC) and the CIG Wellness Committee are excited to be hosting a virtual roundtable discussion – Civil Service: Women in Leadership – in celebration of Honouring Women Month (HWM) this Wednesday, 23 March. A varied group of panellists will be present with the goal of celebrating women’s […]

Statement on Privy Council Judgement of the Day and Bodden Bush Appeal

On 14 March 2022, the Judicial Committee of the UK Privy Council (“The Privy Council”) delivered its decision on the issue of same sex marriage in the Cayman Islands. The Privy Council dismissed the appeal, brought by Ms Chantelle Day and Ms Vickie Bodden Bush against the decision of the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal, […]

IOC welcomes new EU report setting out action plan to achieve gender equality in sport

15 Mar 2022 – A landmark report in the field of gender equality in sport was published today by the European Union (EU) High-Level Group on Gender Equality in Sport. Entitled “Towards More Gender Equality in Sport”, the report compiles recommendations and proposes an action plan for the EU Commission and EU governments, together with sports organisations […]

Adidas celebrates Black Women who are Breaking Barriers in Sport, Fashion and Innovation

This Black History Month, the brand is announcing a series of ongoing initiatives focused on celebrating, uplifting and supporting Black women – starting with elevating stories of their lived experiences New community actions include an accelerator program for social entrepreneurs; a series of adidas Community curriculums and mentorship opportunities; and an industry-changing design program for […]

The Cayman Islands Government Office in the UK (CIGO-UK) to host Online Safeguarding Event in Cayman Connection’s “Virtual Yard”

From Cayman Islands Government Office UK and Cayman Connection London, United Kingdom – The Cayman Islands Government Office in the UK (CIGO-UK) to host Online Safeguarding Event in Cayman Connection’s “Virtual Yard”.   The CIGO-UK will host a virtual safeguarding event on Wednesday 20 March at 1pm EST, 6pm GMT in partnership with Cayman Connection as part of the […]

Celebrating International Women’s Day and top tips for optimising your marketing in 2022 ✨

By Joanna Cunningham | Conscious Solutions j This week was International Women’s Day; a great opportunity to shout out and appreciate all of my female colleagues. I’m incredibly fortunate to work with a group of strong, powerful, and feisty women at Conscious Solutions. It’s also great to have a working relationship with so many bloggers and businesses, […]

Cayman: Woman found Unresponsive in George Town

From RCIPS Shortly after 6:00PM tonight, Wednesday, 9 March, police responded to a report of a women found unresponsive at an address in Admirals Landing, George Town. Emergency Services are currently attending the scene. The matter is under investigation, and further details will be provided in due course.

Cayman: International Women’s Day Message from Minister for Education Hon. Juliana O’Connor-Connolly

On March 08 each year, we pay tribute to women worldwide and laud them for their strength and resilience.  It is indeed my privilege to honour the courage of women around the world, but most significantly, women who have played a transformative role here in the Cayman Islands.  On International Women’s Day, we are reminded […]