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16 Days Of Action 2021

International Day to End Violence Against Women and Girls and the start of the #16daysofaction

No woman or girl should live-in fear of violence or abuse. Today, the 25th November, is the International Day to End Violence Against Women and Girls and the start of the #16daysofaction. There are many ways you can get involved and become part of the solution.

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Domestic and Sexual Abuse Strategy Consultation Questionnaire

The draft Sheffield Domestic and Sexual Abuse Strategy (2018-2022) has been widely consulted on in domestic and sexual abuse specialist groups.

The strategy’s strapline is ‘Preventing Domestic and Sexual Abuse is everyone’s business’, and therefore we have developed a questionnaire that provides an opportunity for anyone in the general public, anyone accessing your service and anyone working in your service to provide their own individual feedback.

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‘Know the Line’ campaign against sexual harassment launches in Sheffield

News item – Friday 24 November 2017

‘Know the Line’ campaign against sexual harassment launches in Sheffield

Today sees the launch of a new campaign to tackle the sexual harassment of women and girls in South Yorkshire.

The campaign is the culmination of a year’s work by a collaboration of local groups and individuals, in response to the experiences of women and girls being harassed by men and boys in the street and public places. But the launch couldn’t be more timely, as sexual harassment and assault, and the misogyny at the root of it, continues to receive intense media coverage, as more women find the courage to speak out.

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