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Women, work and COVID-19: call for evidence

Women, work and COVID-19: call for evidence

Open call for evidence on the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on women in the workplace. The Women and Work All...

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Taking a break

Taking a break

Women’s View on News is taking a short break. We will be off-line for a couple of weeks to attend to a...

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Help fix the Child Maintenance Service

Help fix the Child Maintenance Service

Non-payment means many single parent families are living in poverty. Gingerbread, the charity for single...

COVID-19: safety at work: join a union

This is the text of the email sent from Angela Rayner to Labour members this afternoon. Last night I sat shocked on my...

COVID-19: safety at work: join a union
posted on: May 11, 2020 | author: Campaigns

The law, COVID-19 and safety at work

The relevant law is Section 44 of the Employment Act 1996 and it covers all workers. By Shelly Asquith, Health, Safety...

The law, COVID-19 and safety at work
posted on: May 11, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Support for a range of abuse victims announced

‘This funding will ensure they can continue to receive the support they desperately need to rebuild their...

Support for a range of abuse victims announced
posted on: May 5, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Migrant women, COVID-19 and unfair laws

We need to value the contribution of migrant workers. Many migrant women currently providing lifesaving care and vital...

Migrant women, COVID-19 and unfair laws
posted on: May 5, 2020 | author: Campaigns

No pledge money and no accommodation

The government’s purported proposals ‘do not constitute a crisis response’. The Public Interest Law...

No pledge money and no accommodation
posted on: Apr 30, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Lockdown: girls feel unsafe outside

We need to send a clear message that street harassment is not okay. One in 5 girls (19 per cent) have experienced...

Lockdown: girls feel unsafe outside
posted on: Apr 30, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Money: for healthcare not warfare

Covid-19 is a deadly reminder that armed force cannot make us safe. Nineteen charities and NGOs have called for the...

Money: for healthcare not warfare
posted on: Apr 29, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Body image: inquiry calls for views

How does negative body image affect different people? The Women and Equalities Committee wants to hear from a range of...

Body image: inquiry calls for views
posted on: Apr 29, 2020 | author: Campaigns

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