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W.A.I.T.S CEO Marcia Lewinson took on Prime Minister David Cameron earlier this week on the issue of Housing Benefits for victims of domestic violence. Unphased, Marcia used her position as a panellist to stand up for victims of domestic violence.
WAITS is joining millions of activists across the world to end violence against women, as part of the ‘One Billion Rising’ campaign [today] Thursday 14th February 2013. The campaign, now in its 15th year, echoes WAITS commitment to empowering and supporting women across Birmingham.
The vist organised by Compact Europe brought 30 vocational trainers, from Third sector organisations, South and City College on the vist. During our time there we were involved in working with Ismek to examine and test the vocational engagement and training practices used to support women learners back into education and training.
On Friday 25th May I (Henrietta) was fortunate enough to co-chair an event featuring the Rt. Hon. John Bercow MP, Speaker of the House of Commons. For those who aren’t sure the Speaker of the House of Commons is that fellow who sits in the big chair in the House of Commons and tells MP’s off when they over step the mark.