16 Days – why not 365 days?

16 Days – why not 365 days? The United Nations is marking the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence from 25 November to 10 December 2021, under the global theme set by the UN Secretary-General’s UNiTE campaign: “Orange the World: End Violence against...

Slavery in the Suburbs

Slavery in our suburbs: The matrix of marriage, migration and abuse There are so many aspects of domestic abuse we don’t consider or are not aware of.  Hidden amongst the family unit, societal standards and the matrix of marriage.  Community awareness is crucial,...

Let us join the conversation…

Let us join the conversation… All Governments recognised in the Fourth Action Plan of the National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women and their Children 2010‑2022 that emotional, psychological and financial abuse are all types of domestic violence, as is...