Rosa launches ‘Woman to Woman’ fund

Posted on 30.11.16

Rosa, the UK Fund for Women and Girls, has launched the Woman to Woman fund. With grants of up to £25,000, 100 local grassroots women’s organisations across the UK will be supported using funds from the ‘Tampon Tax.’
Grants are available for groups with an income of under £100,000 per year, to support a wide range …

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Parliamentary committee backs tough action on sexism in schools

Posted on 24.10.16

UK Feminista strongly welcomes the recommendations published by the Women and Equalities Committee to tackle sexual harassment and sexual violence in schools.
Sexual harassment is an all too common experience for girls at school, yet until now there has been little concerted action from Government to confront it. UK Feminista gave written and oral evidence …

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Ministers to meet with Ofsted to boost action against sexual harassment

Posted on 12.07.16

Government ministers have pledged to meet with Ofsted to address the pervasive problem of sexual harassment in schools. This follows UK Feminista’s recommendation to the Women and Equalities Committee that the schools inspectorate take greater steps to ensure schools work to prevent sexism and sexual harassment.

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