Each year in the UK an estimated 3000 people are forced into marriage. Forcing someone to marry is not a crime here, but people who are at risk of or have experienced forced marriage can get a protection order to prevent their family from taking certain actions.
Strengthening youth responses to FGM and forced marriage.
On 10th October, the eve of the Day of the Girl, the Iranian & Kurdish Women’s Rights Organisation (IKWRO) are proud to launch our new RIGHT TO KNOW campaign, to tackle “honour” […]
Women’s rights charity at the forefront of the movement to end forced marriage welcomes new criminal offence in Scotland Diana Nammi, Executive Director of the Iranian and Kurdish Women’s Rights […]
IKWRO worker Lina gives an interview to Afghan Voice (in English and Pashtun)