Domestic Violence Awareness Raising Campaign
Some STATISTICS include:
o An average of TWO women are killed every week by their partner or ex-partner.
o Women experience 35 incidents of DV before reporting to police
o 1 in 4 women experience domestic violence in their life time
o 1 million women experience at least 1 incident of domestic abuse a year
o Every minute police receive domestic assistance call
o DV accounts for 16% of all violent crime
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Jess Phillips MP
MWNUK is courageous because of the uncompromising and fearless positions it sometimes takes when calling out injustice and inequality
I am proud to support and champion this fantastic organisation, which is informing policy and transforming lives.
Baroness Sayeeda Warsi
MWNUK’s authenticity comes from knowledge of lived experiences of Muslim women and girls acquired through their helpline, research and members.
Naz Shah MP
They work tirelessly with passion and commitment to make a difference and improve outcomes for some of the most vulnerable women and girls in society.
Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimiu
Lawyer, Political & Women's Rights Activist
There is no greater time than now for the voices, representation and power of Muslim women to be visible in the feminist movement and all walks of life. MWNUK is a vital force in delivering this much needed balance and representation.