The Grenfell Tower fire

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Our thoughts are with those affected by the fire at Grenfell Tower in West London. We offer our condolences to those who have been bereaved, and our sympathies for those living in the aftermath of the blaze.

We commend the self-sacrifice and dedication of local residents, firefighters, the police and NHS for supporting and caring for victims.

We call for those people made homeless by this tragedy be rehoused locally without delay and for a full investigation to take place.

European Conference 2017

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Why every professional needs to be equipped to safeguard against harmful practices

What will the conference cover?
Hear real case studies from specialist organisations working with women and girls at risk of “Honour” Based Violence, Forced Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation across Europe. Learn about good and bad practice and hear from public sector leaders about the importance of continuing professional training and have opportunities to network.

Campaign Success: Nusrat Ghani MP withdraws her Bill which proposed to ban the term “honour” based violence and conflate it with domestic violence

IKWRO are delighted that our joint campaign opposing Nusrat Ghani’s MP’s Bill has succeeded. It has been withdrawn ahead of its second reading on Friday 24th March 2017 following IKWRO’s joint letter signed by 66 experts and survivors explaining why the Bill would put lives at risk.

The letter can be seen below.

IKWRO are delighted to announce the nominees and winners of the True Honour Awards 2017

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On behalf of IKWRO and all of the judges we’d like to congratulate every nominee for their vital work to end “honour” based violence and support survivors.

Every single one deserves recognition and enormous praise.

 

 

 

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