Stop Violence against Women Project

These resources were produced in order to make available to the public topics related to violence against women, which include up to date legislation and case law. 
These brochures were researched and written by our lawyer members: Mehwish Jabin, Solicitor, Shahreen Khanom, Solicitor, Nazia Rashid, Solicitor, Saleema Mahmood, Barrister. Assisting in the development of these brochures were our student members: Sahiba Ullah, Hafsah Hussain, Nora Neeva, Misbah Asum Mirza

Coordinator of The Project - Mehwish Jabin

The topics on which these brochures and podcasts were produced include:

Domestic Abuse
FGM
Forced Marriage
Sexual Violence
Harassment & Online Abuse
Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking

 

Project Dates: January - April 2021

Violence Against Women: Know Your Rights

Domestic Abuse

This resource provides information on different types of abuse, legal help and support available. 

FGM

This resource provides information on female genital mutilation, legal help and support available

Forced Marriage

This resource provides information on forced marriage, legal help and support available

Sexual Violence: Know your rights

This resource provides information on sexual violence, legal help and support available

Harassment & Online Abuse

This resource provides information on the different types of harassment, legal help and support available

Podcast

Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking

This resource provides information on modern day forced slavery, legal help and support available

Non-Molestation & Occupation Orders

This resource provides information on non-molestation and occupation orders under the 1996 family law act