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02 May 2023
The Rt Hon. Liam Byrne MP has joined the University of Birmingham’s College of Social Sciences as an Honorary Professor.
26 April 2023
Dr Sophie King-Hill welcomes Labour's ambitions to open discussions with men and boys to combat violence against women, but policy needs to be framed carefully.
British political parties must promise to better protect victims of forced migration and sexual and gender-based violence in 2024 general election manifestos.
20 April 2023
For businesses, Earth Day should not just be a day of social media platitudes for reputational gain, but for meaningful actions and decisions.
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