Safe-reporting for Refugee women

-Written by Marchu Girma, Women for Refugee Women When sexual exploitation of Hollywood stars became a huge story in the media inspiring thousands of women to take courage and say #MeToo on social media, it also inspired refugee women in our network to start talking about their experiences of sexual abuse, harassment, trafficking and being preyed… Continue reading Safe-reporting for Refugee women

120 women on hunger strike shows the lack of protection of VAWG survivors

Photo: Placard of hunger strikers in Yarl's Wood from the Detained Voices website -Written by Rosanna Wiseman, Illary Valenzuela Oblitas, LAWRS   This week, women in the notorious detention centre Yarl’s Wood started a hunger strike to demand better conditions and the end to the government’s ‘hostile environment’ towards migrants. Amongst the hand-written demands, they… Continue reading 120 women on hunger strike shows the lack of protection of VAWG survivors