White Ribbon UK supports women's organisations and human rights organisations in their campaigns to end violence against women both in the UK and overseas. By sending an email or signing an online petition you can add your voice to a growing movement.
Some of the womens' organisations which we have worked with include Object, Tender, Million Women Rise, Reclaim the Night, Feminista, UNIFEM, Womens Aid and Womens Resource Centre.
Many White Ribbon Campaign fundraising events raise money both for WRC and for local womens organisations.
A list of activities which involve both awareness raising and fundraising are available on the Resources page.
End Violence Against Women is an unprecedented coalition of individuals and organisations who are calling on the Government, public bodies and others to take concerted action to end violence against women. WRC UK is a member of the EVAW Prevention working party. Take action online now
Join the UN's Say No to Violence Against Women Campaign
We were lucky enough to have Professor Michael Flood as one of our speakers at our second All Party Parliamentary Group, and to have him facilitate a workshop on building partnerships in engaging men in gender equality. Michael is a world renowned researcher on engaging men in violence prevention, and his visits to the UK are rare. We were also really excited to have Sam Smethers speaking - a strong advocate for engaging men in gender equality initiatives, and CEO of the Fa We were delighted to present Oasis Academy Lister Park in Bradford, with the White Ribbon Accreditation plaque. The first Academy to be accredited in the North of England.
Our founder Chris Green OBE was in attendance, as well as our Sports Campaign Manager, Ikram Butt.
Rev. Steve Chalk, the founder of Oasis, commented, "I am delighted that Oasis Lister Park is contributing to the vital work of raising awareness of and eradicating violence against women & girls."
We were delighted to present Oasis Academy Lister Park in Bradford, with the White Ribbon Accreditation plaque. The first Academy to be accredited in the North of England.
Several global surveys suggest that half of all women who die from homicide are killed by their current or former husbands or partners.