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.
Leila has just finished first year at university. Like other young women her age, she wants to be a success and to live her own life. She’s bright and […]
Asylum Aid recently exposed very high rates of refusal for women seeking asylum in the UK. Russell Hargrave has written a guest blog to tell us more: The typical image of a […]
IKWRO explains why the government’s new action plan on violence against women and girls does do enough for victims of ‘honour’ based violence
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