Google+

Posts Tagged ‘Upcoming Events’

Southall Black Sisters at the Girl Summit 2014

| Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 | No Comments »
Girls Summit 2014

Child and Early Forced Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation Summit The Child and Early Forced Marriage [CEFM] and Female Genital Mutilation [FGM] Summit being held on 22nd July 2014 and is an important initiative that will raise awareness creating a momentum for change at an international level. The Summit is a call to individuals, organisations and governments to join in highlighting

read more...

DFID Youth for Change event

| Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 | No Comments »
DFID Youth for Change event

SBS Young Girls Ambassadors Initiative at the DFID Youth for Change 2014 As part of the Child and Early Forced Marriage [CEFM] and Female Genital Mutilation [FGM] Summit initiative Southall Black Sisters will be attending the Youth for Change event on 19th July. The Girl Summit 2014 will build international support for inspiring local and national efforts to end CEFM

read more...

Protest against fascists marching through Cricklewood

| Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 | No Comments »
Cricklewood Protest against fascists

Protest against fascists marching through Cricklewood on 19th July 2014, 12 noon. “Street by street, town by town, support local communities against racist thugs” Southall Black Sisters will be attending a protest against fascists marching through Cricklewood on July 19th 2014. Organised by the North West London United, a broad coalition of community groups and trade unions who have come

read more...

In memory of Jyoti Singh – Nirbhaya

| Saturday, November 30th, 2013 | No Comments »
Image from Southall Black Sisters Demo - "From Delhi to Southall March Against Violence Against Women and Girls" in response to the brutal rape and murder of Jyoti Singh. Photo by Paolo-Cardullo

Monday 16th December marks the anniversary of the brutal rape and murder of Jyoti Singh in Delhi. In memory ActionAid are organising an event to mark the anniversary of the rape and murder on a Delhi bus of 23 year old of Jyoti Singh known as Nirbhaya “Fearless One” in solidarity with ActionAid India, who are co-organising a rally on

read more...

Theresa May’s racist song sheet

| Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013 | No Comments »
UKBA BRAND STREET GLASGOW WAITING ROOM PHOTO CREDIT The Scotsman

Why we are demonstrating on 24th October Update: ‘Go home’ billboard vans not a success, says Theresa May The demo is going ahead. The withdrawal of the Go Home Vans represents a small victory but we must shame this government into realising that its entire agenda on immigration is profoundly racist and unjust. The current regressive and draconian immigration policies

read more...

Demo against the UKBA and it’s ‘Go Home’ posters

| Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 | 1 Comment »
DEMONSTRATION AGAINST THE UKBA AND ITS ‘GO HOME’ POSTERS

Southall Black Sisters Protest against Racist Immigration Laws and Tactics JOIN US ON 24TH OCTOBER 2013 FOR A MASS DEMONSTRATION AGAINST THE UKBA AND ITS ‘GO HOME’ POSTERS EATON HOUSE, 581 Staines Road, Hounslow, Middx TW4 5DL From 10.30am to 12.30pm (Our Tradition, Struggle not Submission) On 2nd August Southall Black Sisters took to the streets to protest against the UKBA’s

read more...

Against the Grain – Women and Words

| Wednesday, June 5th, 2013 | 1 Comment »
women-and-words-salidaa4

SALIDAA Mummyji Heritage Project A unique, free literary event SALIDAA is celebrating the completion of its Mummyji heritage project in the South East, and showcasing the work of the Asian Women Writers Collective (AWWC) in a special one-day event. It’s free and it’s fun so please join us! Time: Saturday 6 July 2- 6pm Venue: West Wing Arts Centre, Stoke Road, Slough SL2

read more...

From Delhi to Southall: Freedom is Our Right!

| Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 | 3 Comments »
delhi to southall demo 2013 image credit shakila maan

Women, Rise and Fight! March Against Violence Against Women and Girls On the 16th December 2012, six men repeatedly raped a young woman on a bus in Delhi before dumping her and her friend on the roadside. She died of massive internal injuries two weeks later. What happened in Delhi has sparked outrage in India and has led to global

read more...

Forced Marriage Training Seminar

| Friday, March 1st, 2013 | 1 Comment »
forced marriage

A Free Training Seminar on Forced Marriage This seminar is aimed at practitioners working on forced marriage with a particular focus on the needs and re-settlement of repatriated victims. The seminar will help to increase your understanding of: The nature of forced marriage The impact of forced marriage on women and girls How to help prevent or help a victim

read more...

Protest against sexual violence in India

| Saturday, December 29th, 2012 | 7 Comments »
enough-is-enough-blog

7th January 2013 at 4-7pm Outside the Indian High Commission, London, WC2B 4NA WARNING: The details below of the gang rape that took place recently on 16 December might be graphic and/or upsetting for some. Please share this with your friends, colleagues, activists, feminists and blog, tweet, facebook and other social networks. Update: 3rd January 2013 Please note the Protest has now

read more...
Page 1 of 212»