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Action versus government inaction

Action versus government inaction

The government has neither consulted on the redundancy issue nor provided any timeframe for doing...

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We are taking a short break

We are taking a short break

The Women’s Views on News site will be on a break until 20 November 2017. There is loads to read, here...

RECENT FROM Campaigns

HIV AIDS: still serious

HIV AIDS: still serious

Calling on the UK government to recognise HIV as a youth issue. AIDS is no longer a death sentence and new...

Report: Human Rights Act vital to women

Stories of ‘catastrophic failings’ by the police. Southall Black Sisters (SBS) and the End Violence...

Report: Human Rights Act vital to women
posted on: Nov 3, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Clean environment roadmap endorsed

Beating noncommunicable diseases, and promoting health, are issues for everyone and every area of government. Common,...

Clean environment roadmap endorsed
posted on: Nov 2, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Swedish women’s lobby outlines media failures

Call to address the new and increasing ways in which women’s lives are being restricted The Swedish Women’s Lobby...

Swedish women’s lobby outlines media failures
posted on: Nov 1, 2017 | author: Guest Poster

Sexual abuse in Parliament

Dawn Butler, Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities, has sent an open letter to the Prime Minister. It states...

Sexual abuse in Parliament
posted on: Oct 31, 2017 | author: Campaigns

More help for victims of modern slavery

The government’s Modern Slavery Taskforce has  agreed new measures to support victims. The Home Secretary Amber...

More help for victims of modern slavery
posted on: Oct 30, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Deaths in custody report published

Landmark review on deaths in police custody an opportunity to save lives. The report on the independent review of...

Deaths in custody report published
posted on: Oct 30, 2017 | author: Campaigns

EU gender equality report out

And it is high time the EU – including the UK – acted decisively to accelerate the pace of change. The...

EU gender equality report out
posted on: Oct 26, 2017 | author: Campaigns

Government response unimpressive again

No dedicated strategy for implementing UK’s commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals so far. The current...

Government response unimpressive again
posted on: Oct 25, 2017 | author: Campaigns

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