On Saturday 1st November, there will be a march and rally in Nottingham, to challenge men’s violence against women & girls. Meeting at 6.30pm Forest Recreation Ground Pavilion for a 7.00pm start. For more information, click links.
Violent crime against women and girls has increased considerably in the UK.
- At least 1in 4 women in the uk will experience domestic abuse in their lifetime.
- Every year around 400,00 women are sexually assaulted and 80,000 women raped.
- Approximately 66,000 women with female genital mutilation are living in England and Wales.
- In 2013, a paedophile received a suspended sentence after a 13 year old victim was described as ‘sexually experienced’ and ‘predatory’.
- Two women are murdered by their partners or ex-partners every week.
The Reclaim The Night march gives women a voice and a chance to reclaim the streets at night on a safe and empowering event.
“However We Dress Wherever We Go, yes means yes and no means NO!” IMPACT- The University Of Nottingham’s OFFICIAL STUDENT MAGAZINE.