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Women’s Aid: Nowhere To Turn Report

6th July 2017 All Comments

Survivors of domestic abuse are being repeatedly turned away from refuges because they do not meet the criteria to fund their space. Women’s Aid has been working with these women and their children to make sure no woman is turned away.

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Women’s Aid: Nowhere To Turn Report

6th July 2017 All Comments

Survivors of domestic abuse are being repeatedly turned away from refuges because they do not meet the criteria to fund their space. Women’s Aid has been working with these women and their children to make sure no woman is turned away.

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1 August 2017 18:30 ~ Engaging Communities in Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism: Women, Peace and Security in practice in Pakistan – LSE – London

6th July 2017 All Comments

Until 8.30pm @ TW2 9.04, Tower 2, LSE campus Speaker: Mossarat Qadeem Chair: Zeynep Kaya The wave of violent extremism in rural and urban areas of Pakistan has cost the country more than 45,700 citizens, 4,600 security personnel, the destruction of infrastructure and the internal migration of millions of people. In areas controlled by extremists, […]

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“Children Deserve More” – Child Maintenance Service loopholes deny children the support they deserve – Gingerbread

6th July 2017 All Comments

The child maintenance system is failing to ensure children receive the appropriate level of support they are entitled to, according to a new report by Gingerbread. ‘Children deserve more’ details how, in too many cases, loopholes in the Child Maintenance Service (CMS) mean that non-resident parents are paying a fraction of what they should. The […]

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Sex offender treatment in prison led to more offending

6th July 2017 All Comments

The main sex offender treatment programme for England and Wales has been scrapped after a report found it led to more reoffending. Researchers found prisoners completing the programme were slightly more likely to offend than a control group. The Ministry of Justice (MOJ) replaced the scheme in March after research confirmed evidence of its weaknesses. […]

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