Useful information for those working to end violence against
women and girls, including news, campaigns, reports, petitions and
29 August: Women's Aid
21 August: Women's Migration and Asylum Network, resources for refugee community groups
15 August: Adfam - You don't have to use drugs to be affected by them
15 August: Home Office
15 August: LimeCulture
12 August: a wide ranging review comissioned by Barrow Cadbury Trust, LankellyChase Foundation and the Pilgrim Trust
8 August: North East Domestic Abuse Project film shows 'Love Should Never Be Abusive'
31 July: A response to the Scottish Government and COSLA launch of ʻEqually Safe: Scotlandʼs strategy for preventing and eradicating violence against women and girlsʼ.
31 July: Support our 10 recommendations to the UK government as a step to eradicate forced marriage and honour based violence.
25 July: Rosa small grants funding aimed at tackling Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in the UK (closes 22nd September)
25 July: Rights of Women
25 July: Briefings by EVAW and Durham University
25 July: Coventry Haven petition to the Home Office
10 July: CAADA press release
14 July: New phase started on 30 June
4 July: Nominate a woman or group for an award
4 July: Skills for Justice are looking for individuals and organisations to be involved a National Occupational Standards (NOS) development project to support workforce development and organisational inter-operability
4 July: Asylum Aid. Exploring the application of the ‘Internal Protection Alternative’ (IPA) concept in the UK asylum system
4 July: Adrienne Anderson reviews new publication, Gender in Refugee Law: From the margins to the centre
26 June: A new poster campaign ahead of the start of the 2014 World Cup directs young men to Respect's Phoneline for advice and support.
25 June: Centre for Crime and Justice Studies
20 June: part of the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act (2014)
20 June: The Director of Public Prosecutions and the national policing lead for adult sexual offences have announced major new action to tackle rape
13 June: The Law Society is supporting a challenge brought by the Public Law Project on behalf of Rights of Women, over the lawfulness of Government changes to legal aid
6 June: Solace Women's Aid, an examination of how women and children rebuild their lives after domestic violence