Against rape & domestic violence
Indramattie Boladass’s relatives say they are determined to get justice for her and have now sought the help of Red Thread to ensure that the matter is fully investigated as it should have been initially.
They believe that Boladass died after she was seriously beaten by her...
Press statement: Red Thread and Help & Shelter, December 10, 2009
Stabroek News of 9 December, 2009 carried the story of a magistrate granting bail of $30,000 to a woman who had been raped and then attempted suicide. The woman, who is a mother of six children, said she had reported the rape to the police station on the day it occurred and even though the police...
Red Thread, 72 Princess and Adelaide Streets, Charlestown and Help & Shelter, Homestretch Avenue, Durban Park
WHY WE WANT THE LAW, REGULATIONS AND SUPPORTING INSTITUTIONS TO DEAL WITH SEXUAL VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN NOW!
From the Coalition to Stamp Out Sexual Violence against Children May 21, 2009
At a time when domestic violence is claiming the life...
International Gathering: Rape and Prostitution – A Question of Consent
3 February House of Commons
Click on the photos for captioned slideshow and to watch Father David Gilmore's speech on Youtube.
Nawa Chhattisgarh Mahila Samiti (NCMS) is a self-help organization active in 400 villages. It has brought together Dalit and Tribal (Indigenous) women for the first time, overcoming years of divisions.
Every March since 2000, NCMS co-ordinates Global Women’s Strike actions all over Chhattisgarh. Thousands of women, mainly...
Co-ordinator of Global Women's Strike
Quoted in NY Times Op-Ed: Pay People to Cook at Home!
In the Guardian: From welfare to wages, women fight back against the uncaring market
Listen to speak in Ireland: "How can women defeat austerity?"
Other countries we work with (so far...)
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UK Fri 17th May 13
Letter to The Guardian reporting on launch of petition 'Invest in a caring society. A living wage for mothers and other carers.'UK Thu 16th May 13
Messages of support to launch of petition Invest in a caring society. A living wage for mothers and other carers.UK Thu 16th May 13
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