Women and the cuts
Government spending cuts are hitting women the hardest, with the most marginalised suffering the most. The women we work with are already feeling the brunt of cuts to policing, the voluntary sector, legal aid, english language classes and tax credits and benefits.
Last week we wrote about cuts to ESOL classes. This week the government announced that it would be getting rid of the Female Genital Mutilation Coordinator. As of tomorrow – 1 April – the […]
On Monday the loveliest woman came to IKWRO’s office for our Nowruz party. Let’s call her Shahla. In between dolma and baklava, she taught me some Middle Eastern dance moves. […]
Tomorrow morning, representatives from each London borough are meeting at the London Councils office to decide whether or not to axe funding to IKWRO and lots of other organisations who […]
IKWRO is campaigning to protect our funding from the London Councils Cuts. You can support the campaign by signing our petition and making a phonecall to London Councils. Go on, lend us your voice!