We welcome the news that the proposal to introduce self-identification of gender has been scrapped, but even more, that the single-sex exemptions in the Equality Act remain and are clarified as being applicable to women as a sex.
Support nia and buy tickets for Run At It Shouting’s live online rehearsed reading of Harold Pinter’s The Dwarfs.
Book your place now! Online conversation hosted by Women’s Place and featuring nia CEO, Karen Ingala-Smith. Thursday 19th September at 7.30pm
Inspired to write this post after reading Jess Taylor’s book, ‘Why are Women Blamed for Everything’, Guilia, a volunteer for East London Rape Crisis explores the myth that sexual violence only happens to ‘other’ women.
East London Rape Crisis helpline volunteer, Nisha Wilkinson, addresses the need to talk about structural inequality and the reality of sexual violence if we want to see change.
Please join Jean Hatchett for the annual “Ride For Murdered Women” on the 11th July 2020 at 1pm.
Statement on News of the Government’s Intentions to Scrap Planned Reform of the Gender Recognition Act…
We are delighted to announce the expansion of our services for women and girls exploited through prostitution…
We are all trying to adjust to a very different way of life due to the impact and threat of coronavirus. We at nia know that for many of the women, girls and children who use our services, this may involve being forced into a situation where they have to spend more time with the […]
nia’s staff are what allows us to help women, girls and children escape from and move on after sexual and domestic violence and abuse, including prostitution…