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16 Days of Activism 2023

16 Days of Activism 2023

Every year, between 25th November and 10th December, organisations worldwide come together to acknowledge 16 Days of Activism against gender based violence. Across Bradford, partners who work with victims and perpetrators of domestic abuse and sexual violence, held a...

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Small Change, Big Difference Christmas Appeal

Small Change, Big Difference Christmas Appeal

This Christmas, Staying Put is asking the generous people of Bradford to donate £2 to their ‘Small Change, Big Difference’ appeal. Launching their appeal to coincide with 16 Days of Activism, the domestic abuse and sexual violence charity is hoping to raise £100,000...

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“What’s out there for me?” He asked…

“What’s out there for me?” He asked…

On November 19, International Men’s Day celebrates worldwide the positive value men bring to the world, their families and communities. The day also recognises that men face their own challenges and this year the focus is ‘zero male suicide’. According to Mankind...

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Just don’t…

Just don’t…

Last week, a new campaign was launched by Tracy Brabin, the Mayor of West Yorkshire aptly titled ‘Just-don’t’. The aim of the short film is to challenge unacceptable male behaviour and bring about the much-needed change to stop the ‘banter’ that often offends and can...

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Exciting new appointment and a little favour please…

Exciting new appointment and a little favour please…

In September, Bradford appointed a new Safety of Women and Girls lead Assia Hussain. Here we find out a little more about her role, motivations and the changes she would like to see and… we’ve a little favour to ask too. Welcome Assia! Please can you tell us a little...

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