Correspondence

Violence against women and girls newsletter, spring 2014

This is the spring 2014 edition of the violence against women and girls newsletter.

Detail

In this edition you will find information on:

  • International day of zero tolerance to female genital mutilation
  • Department of Health - update
  • Supplementary sex and relationship (SRE) advice
  • This is Abuse campaign
  • Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict: 10-13 June 2014
  • Crown Prosecution Service – update on actions on falls in referrals
  • Ministry of Justice – funding for PCC specialist services
  • Domestic violence and abuse – A ‘Pledge’ to support colleagues
  • Refuge’s specialist outcomes monitoring system available to practitioners
  • MsUnderstood Partnership
  • IKWRO - winners of our True Honour Awards and research into police handling of ‘honour’ based violence
  • A bystander intervention toolkit for universities
  • NSPCC to hold vital child protection summit
  • National stalking awareness day
  • Welsh women’s aid
  • Young people’s attitudes to forced marriage and its gendered differentials: new research by Eaves for Women
  • Independent Advisory Board supports LimeCulture CIC
  • Karma Nirvana forced marriage roadshows
  • Prison Reform Trust
  • Women’s Aid Federation of England - update
  • Domestic Homicide Reviews (DHRs) -a personal view by Frank Mullane, AAFDA.
  • Update from CAADA
  • Manor Gardens – work on ending female genital mutilation
  • CIS’ters training seminar “How To Listen So Children and Young People Will Talk”