On Friday 16 December 2016, there was a landslide vote (135 to 2) by UK MP’s in favour of a bill requiring the UK Government to ratify the Istanbul Convention. This means the bill will now move to the next stage. This is a huge step forward for ending violence against women and girls.
Congratulations to all those who fought for this including Ian Blackford.
For further information about the #Changeherstory campaign visit http://icchange.co.uk/
The findings of the Scottish Women's Aid 2016 Census have been released.
Each year, Scottish Women's Aid conduct a survey to find out how many people contact Women's Aid services seeking support.
The Census reveals that on one day in Scotland...
Women who contacted the services were most likely to have heard about Women's Aid from friends, family, social media and advertisements.
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