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24th August 2016 All Comments

What Women Want

What do you want? That’s the question women were asked twenty years ago as part of a campaign called What Women Want. It was supported by Anita Roddick founder of the Body Shop as a way of giving British women a voice at the United Nations World Conference on Women in September 1995. The idea was […]

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19th August 2016 All Comments

Cleveland Police consult on Everyone Matters

Cleveland Police has launched a six-week consultation on its Everyone Matters Strategy and Delivery Plan which sets out the forces approach to Equality, Diversity and Human Rights. It is seeking views and feedback on its proposed Strategy, objectives and suggested actions.  The consultation will focus the forces work in this area until 2020 and is […]

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19th August 2016 All Comments

HMIC wants views of domestic abuse practitioners

Every year Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC), who are responsible for independently assessing police forces and policing in England and Wales, carry out a PEEL (police effectiveness, efficiency and legitimacy) inspection of all 43 forces. In 2016 the effectiveness element of this will take place from September to November 2016. 

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18th August 2016 All Comments

New ministers in Teresa May’s Government

Theresa May’s reshuffle following her appointment as Prime Minister included a number of new appointments relevant to the VAWG field. Amber Rudd replaces Theresa May as Home Secretary. Sarah Newton is Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Vulnerability, Safeguarding and Countering Extremism – a newly created post.

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