Move to end sexual harassment at work hailed as “milestone for women’s rights”

International Labour Organization adopts treaty designed to establish global standards on workplace violence and harassment which is being hailed as a “milestone for women’s rights”. Written by Kate Hodal The Guardian Millions of women around the world, from domestic workers to CEOs, could soon be legally protected against sexual harassment and violence in their places…

MPs and Lords urge government to protect migrant women in domestic abuse bill

Sisters For Change (SFC) and Step Up Migrant Women (SUMW) welcome the Joint Committee’s support for better protection for women reporting domestic abuse, including the creation of a firewall between support services and immigration control. Members of the Step Up Migrant Women (SUMW) campaign – a coalition of more than 30 organisations – welcome recommendations by the Joint Committee…