Unequal Regard, Unequal Protection 2

Over the last 12 months, Sisters For Change, in partnership with The Manchester Maya Project, a consortium of specialist BME VAW service providers, has conducted extensive research to examine local authority approaches and responses to domestic abuse; commissioning and funding of domestic abuse services across Greater Manchester. Working directly with three specialist BME VAW support…

Unequal Regard, Unequal Protection 2: Spotlight on Manchester

In this report, Unequal Regard, Unequal Protection 2: Spotlight on Manchester, Sisters For Change (SFC), in partnership with The Manchester Maya Project, turns a spotlight on Greater Manchester, examining local authority responses to domestic abuse and documenting the experiences of Black, Asian, minority ethnic and migrant (BME) women victims and the barriers they face in accessing statutory…

The Angelou Centre

The Angelou Centre is a black-led women’s centre based in Newcastle-upon-Tyne providing a range of services for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BME) women across the North East region. As well as delivering frontline support, the centre works at national level to ensure the voices of BME women are represented. Sisters For Change worked with…

Dalit Sthree Sakthi

Established in 2006, Dalit Stree Shakthi (DSS) seeks to build the capacity of Dalit women leaders to combat oppression and discrimination of caste, class and gender and enhance the rights and entitlements of Dalit women. DSS provides collective leadership and organisation to Dalit women in the state of Andhra Pradesh, advocating and raising awareness for…

JALA PRT

Jaringan Nasional Advokasi Pekerja Rumah Tangga (JALA PRT) is a national network for domestic workers’ advocacy in Indonesia. Established in 2004, JALA PRT is an umbrella organisation for 35 domestic worker groups, associations and unions across Indonesia and focuses on women’s rights, children’s rights, labour rights, literacy and advocacy.   JALA PRT has been spearheading…