At nia we prioritise women, women as a sex class. We recognise that race and class inequality intersect with sex inequality. nia rejects accusations that a feminism that prioritises women is white feminism.
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…
The voices of women who have been subjected to sexual and domestic violence and abuse, including those exploited through prostitution, are not often heard in the narratives of our time. ‘Women on the margins’, developed by the Anita Project team, provides a focus on prostitution, allowing us to take the opportunity of this special day […]
Download the 2020 nia newsletter. Issues include; COVID 19, No Recourse To Public Funds, Femicide Census, Women Only Accommodation, We Can’t Consent To This…
Launch of the Femicide Census’ latest report reflecting on 10 years of men’s fatal violence against women and girls in the UK 2009-2018.
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.