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Policy and Campaigns Assistant (Womensaid)

19th July 2016 All Comments

Job title: Policy and Campaigns Assistant Closing Date: 5pm Wednesday 10 August Organisation: Women’s Aid Website: www.womensaid.org.uk Description: Women’s Aid is the national charity for women and children working to end domestic abuse. We empower survivors by keeping their voices at the heart of our work, listening and responding to their needs. We are a […]

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FULLTIME VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ADVOCATE (Southall Black Sisters)

18th July 2016 All Comments

Salary range from £23,274 to £27,227 (incl. OLW) per annum Salary scale according to experience all positions are subject to funding. Ability to speak South Asian or minority languages would be desirable. To promote the aims and objectives of Southall Black Sisters as a specialist black minority ethnic organisation for women and children. To provide […]

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ANAHI- SPANISH SPEAKING COUNSELOR/PSYCHOTHERAPIST (LAWRS)

18th July 2016 All Comments

Latin American Women’s Rights Service (LAWRS) 52-54 Featherstone Street, London EC1 Y 8RT   ANAHI- SPANISH SPEAKING COUNSELLOR/PSYCHOTHERAPIST Job Title:                              Anahi – Counsellor/Psychotherapist Hours of Work:                   2 days a week Salary:                                   £27,500 per year (pro-rata) Annual Leave:                     25 days for FTE Accountable to:                  Counselling Coordinator Fixed contract:                    Until 31st March 2017   Purpose […]

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28 August 2016 ~ The Fund to End Violence Against Children – Call for proposals close

15th July 2016 All Comments

The Fund to End Violence Against Children supports activities to achieve the vision of the Global Partnership – A world in which every child grows up free from violence. Specifically, the Fund provides financial support to programs and activities that further the Partnership’s goal of accelerating action in three priority areas: Preventing “on-line” violence, with a […]

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Women centres and Transforming Rehabilitation – Howard League

15th July 2016 All Comments

The All Party Parliamentary Group on Women in the Penal System, supported by the Howard League, held its AGM and heard from three women’s centres about what is happening to community sentences for women. It is a very depressing picture. The centres giving evidence to MPs and Peers were: Anawim in Birmingham, Alana House in […]

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Women feign sexual pleasure to end ‘bad’ sex – new report

15th July 2016 All Comments

When talking about troubling sexual encounters some women mention faking sexual pleasure to speed up their male partner’s orgasm and ultimately end sex. In the study researchers interviewed 15 women (aged 19 -28) who had been sexually active for at least one year.  Despite being recruited to talk about consensual sex, all women spoke explicitly of […]

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