#Domestic Abuse

  • Article: This Is How Your Tampon Tax Is Being Spent This Year — But Competition Is Far Too Fierce

    This Is How Your Tampon Tax Is Being Spent This Year — But Competition Is Far Too Fierce

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 24, 2019

    “This is such a critical area where more funding is needed.” Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Unveiled 'Landmark' Laws Against Domestic Abuse

    Britain Just Unveiled 'Landmark' Laws Against Domestic Abuse

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 22, 2019

    Domestic abusers damage millions of lives and cost the UK billions every year. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is Using 'Capsule Wardrobes' to Help Domestic Abuse Survivors

    This Woman Is Using 'Capsule Wardrobes' to Help Domestic Abuse Survivors

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 25, 2018

    Rachael Bews survived domestic abuse — and now she’s supporting others. Read more

  • Article: British LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Survivors Twice as Likely to Attempt Suicide

    British LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Survivors Twice as Likely to Attempt Suicide

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 14, 2018

    Gay and transgender people attacked by their partners are also twice as likely to self-harm. Read more

  • Article: Smart TVs and Fitness Trackers Are Helping Domestic Abusers Spy on Their Partners, Warn Charities

    Smart TVs and Fitness Trackers Are Helping Domestic Abusers Spy on Their Partners, Warn Charities

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 30, 2018

    Nearly 1,000 cases of abuse in Britain this year involved smart devices in the home. Read more

  • Article: England Will End Rough Sleeping by 2027, Vows Government

    England Will End Rough Sleeping by 2027, Vows Government

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 13, 2018

    "This is not just about putting a roof over their heads but helping them find a place to call home.” Read more

  • Article: 'Love Island' Is Called Out by Women's Charity for Domestic Abuse 'Warning Signs'

    'Love Island' Is Called Out by Women's Charity for Domestic Abuse 'Warning Signs'

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 22, 2018

    It's sparked a nationwide conversation about how reality TV reflects the real world. Read more

  • Article: In a Win for Women, the Philippines May Finally Legalize Divorce

    In a Win for Women, the Philippines May Finally Legalize Divorce

    By Daniele Selby|March 20, 2018

    The Philippines and the Vatican City are the only countries in the world where divorce is illegal. Read more