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7th December 2016 All Comments

Femicide Census report

The Counting Dead Women project, working with Women’s Aid, have produced a report Redefining an Isolated Incident: Femicide Census. It reveals that 936 women were killed by men from 2009-15, and those who had recently left an abusive partner were most at risk.

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7th December 2016 All Comments

Summary of police guidance on sexting

The NSPCC has published a summary of the College of Policing’s guidance for police in England and Wales responding to cases involving young people who are sexting. Key issues include: the Outcome 21 reporting code can be used to record that a crime has been committed, but that it is not in the public interest […]

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7th December 2016 All Comments

Attitudes towards type IV FGM

Africans Unite Against Child Abuse (AFRUCA) has published a report on attitudes towards Type IV female genital mutilation (FGM) in the African community across Greater Manchester, specifically looking at the practice of labia elongation.

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5th December 2016 All Comments

27 January 2017 ~ Tampon Tax Fund open for new bids – Department for Culture, Media & Sport – deadline for applications

“It’s great news that the Tampon Fax Fund is continuing for another year. I would like to encourage organisations who work to improve the lives of disadvantaged women and girls, including those who have been affected by violence, to come forward and submit bids. We want this fund to support our vision of a society […]

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