We’re recruiting schools for sexism study

Posted on 06.02.17

UK Feminista and the National Union of Teachers are conducting research to assess the scale of sexism in schools and identify what support teachers need in order to tackle it. The study, which is being run in conjunction with the University of Warwick, is currently recruiting schools to take part.
Here’s how your school can take part in the …

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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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