Tag : Equality Now
Protecting the Girl Child: Using the law to end child, early and forced marriage and related human rights violations
Author: Equality Now
Publication: January 2014
This report highlights the disastrous effects of child, early, and forced marriages in countries around the world, and what can be done to stop this practice.
Author: Sumanta Roy, Dr. Patricia Ng Ikamara Larasi, Efua Dorkenoo, & Alison Macfarlane
Publication: Imkaan, Equality Now, & City University (September, 2011)
This study was commissioned and funded by the Greater London Authority to address a knowledge gap on the needs of black, minority ethnic and refugee (BMER) women experiencing harmful practices. The specific aim of the study was to provide a document which would help to engage commissioners, funders, policy-makers and front line practitioners to improve the way London responds to harmful practices.