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22nd October 2020 All Comments

Survey of survivors who have reported rape to the Metropolitan Police Service – Victim’s Commissioner for London and Mayor’s office for Policing and Crime

Please share our survey as widely as possible. It’s critical we hear from rape victims & survivors who have reported to @metpoliceuk & were asked to share personal technology such as mobile phone data https://twitter.com/LDNVictimsComm/status/1318183440097923074 Your Voice Matters The Victim’s Commissioner for London, Claire Waxman, together with the Mayor’s Office for Policing And Crime (MOPAC) […]

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22nd October 2020 All Comments

Government failing child victims of trafficking – ECPAT UK

The government is failing in its treatment of child victims of trafficking in a hostile immigration system, according to shocking new data obtained by ECPAT UK under the Freedom of Information Act ahead of the 10 year anniversary of the UK’s Anti-Slavery Day. The data shows that 4,695 adults and children subject to immigration control […]

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20th October 2020 All Comments

Survey finds rape victims have lost faith in the justice system – Victims’ Commissioner

“This survey of rape survivors tells us that not only are they denied justice, but they feel actively re-victimised by the criminal justice system. If survivors of this deeply damaging and highly prevalent crime are to feel “…the state is on their side” the government’s end to end rape review must produce radical cultural transformation […]

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16th October 2020 All Comments

2020 Birthday Honours for Women Working for Women

CBE Margaret Eleanor Baxter Chair of Trustees, Womankind. For services to Gender Equality in the UK and Abroad OBE Dr Nicola Sharp-Jeffs Founder, Surviving Economic Abuse. For services to Victims of Domestic and Economic Abuse OBE Nicola Norman* Acting Chief Executive, Women’s Aid Federation of England. For services to the Prevention of Violence Against Women […]

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6th October 2020 All Comments

24 December 2020 ~ Reforms to hate crime laws to make them fairer, and to protect women for the first time – Law Commission consultation closes

The Law Commission is making proposals to reform hate crime laws to remove the disparity in the way hate crime laws treat each protected characteristic – race, religion, sexual orientation, disability and transgender identity. The Commission is also proposing that sex or gender be added to the protected characteristics for the first time. The proposals […]

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26th October 2020

Mindful Mondays

A weekly programme using the five ways to well-being approach to help women stay well and connected. Every week we will be at the Women’s Workshop on Mondays, for chat, food, and a whole range of one-off activities to support our mental health and well-being – from gardening and DIY to sessions on self care […]

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2nd November 2020

Mindful Mondays

A weekly programme using the five ways to well-being approach to help women stay well and connected. Every week we will be at the Women’s Workshop on Mondays, for chat, food, and a whole range of one-off activities to support our mental health and well-being – from gardening and DIY to sessions on self care […]

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Upcoming Events

9th November 2020

Mindful Mondays

A weekly programme using the five ways to well-being approach to help women stay well and connected. Every week we will be at the Women’s Workshop on Mondays, for chat, food, and a whole range of one-off activities to support our mental health and well-being – from gardening and DIY to sessions on self care […]

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Upcoming Events

16th November 2020

Mindful Mondays

A weekly programme using the five ways to well-being approach to help women stay well and connected. Every week we will be at the Women’s Workshop on Mondays, for chat, food, and a whole range of one-off activities to support our mental health and well-being – from gardening and DIY to sessions on self care […]

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Upcoming Events

23rd November 2020

Mindful Mondays

A weekly programme using the five ways to well-being approach to help women stay well and connected. Every week we will be at the Women’s Workshop on Mondays, for chat, food, and a whole range of one-off activities to support our mental health and well-being – from gardening and DIY to sessions on self care […]

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Upcoming Events

30th November 2020

Mindful Mondays

A weekly programme using the five ways to well-being approach to help women stay well and connected. Every week we will be at the Women’s Workshop on Mondays, for chat, food, and a whole range of one-off activities to support our mental health and well-being – from gardening and DIY to sessions on self care […]

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Upcoming Events

7th December 2020

Mindful Mondays

A weekly programme using the five ways to well-being approach to help women stay well and connected. Every week we will be at the Women’s Workshop on Mondays, for chat, food, and a whole range of one-off activities to support our mental health and well-being – from gardening and DIY to sessions on self care […]

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14th December 2020

Mindful Mondays

A weekly programme using the five ways to well-being approach to help women stay well and connected. Every week we will be at the Women’s Workshop on Mondays, for chat, food, and a whole range of one-off activities to support our mental health and well-being – from gardening and DIY to sessions on self care […]

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21st December 2020

Mindful Mondays

A weekly programme using the five ways to well-being approach to help women stay well and connected. Every week we will be at the Women’s Workshop on Mondays, for chat, food, and a whole range of one-off activities to support our mental health and well-being – from gardening and DIY to sessions on self care […]

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28th December 2020

Mindful Mondays

A weekly programme using the five ways to well-being approach to help women stay well and connected. Every week we will be at the Women’s Workshop on Mondays, for chat, food, and a whole range of one-off activities to support our mental health and well-being – from gardening and DIY to sessions on self care […]

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