Archive for November, 2010

On the international day for the elimination of violence against women, IKWRO celebrates the good news that London Councils have decided to maintain our funding.


Tomorrow morning, representatives from each London borough are meeting at the London Councils office to decide whether or not to axe funding to IKWRO and lots of other organisations who provide vital services in London. We will be holding a peaceful demonstration outside their meeting.  We’ll also hand in our petition to Steve Bullock, the […]

The Iranian and Kurdish Women’s Rights Organisation welcomes the news that the remaining two suspects in the Banaz Mahmod murder trial, Mohammed Ali and Omar Hussain, have been found guilty at the Old Bailey today.  Ali was sentenced to a minimum of 22 years and Hussain to 21 years. Initially it was unclear whether the […]

IKWRO is campaigning to protect our funding from the London Councils Cuts. You can support the campaign by signing our petition and making a phonecall to London Councils. Go on, lend us your voice!