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Campaigns and appeals
Leaving – the logical, impossible option

How do you leave an abusive situation? A difficult question to answer.

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Getting the facts straight

Violence against women is common – and yet it is sometimes forgotten how very vulnerable migrant women are to violence.

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Stop labelling, start understanding

Identifying all women who have suffered violence as ‘victims’ can be a continuation of the removal of her individual power.

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Safety and all its complexities

Getting to a ‘safe’ place is just the beginning of the challenges women seeking asylum face when fleeing to the safety of the UK.

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HIV and gender violence – a terrible alliance

With such blatant and damaging links between violence against women and the ongoing spread of HIV, we all have a part to play.

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Men can stop rape

A good man is not just one who does not rape, but one who challenges the culture of violence against women in all its guises.

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Rape capital of the world

The starting point to changing something is knowing about it. Read about the atrocities taking place in Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Not just another “woman’s issue”

Women’s rights are human rights – the Government must be committed to raising awareness, speaking out and legislating

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The experiences of asylum seeking women must be recognised

It’s time to recognise the needs of asylum seeking women and develop strategies that result in real actions.

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Eight years on… and things still need to change

Our senior caseworker, Helen Baillot, contemplates ways to improve the situation for women seeking asylum in the UK.

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16 days of action – what would you do to eliminate violence against women?

Read our blog series as part of 16 days of action to eliminate violence against women – and get involved!

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Messages of support from MSPs

MSPs and the First Minister speak out on the uncertainty over Glasgow’s UK Border Agency housing contract.

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Home Office profits from the Azure card

The estimated amount of unspent credit recovered by the Home Office from the Azure card in one year? £650,000.

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Child detention discussed at our conference

“As a parent myself, to hear of any child put in a detention centre for immigration purposes makes me heart-broken.”

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Looking for fairness in the community

Now it is the time for requesting fairness in the asylum process and for more protection for asylum seekers and refugees in the UK.

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Asylum seekers and refugees need better protection

Asylum seekers and refugees in the UK need better protection than they are currently receiving, said speakers at our conference.

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