Why Working with Girls and Young Women Matter

This research and findings were collated by organisations who work with and for young women nationally.  
Funded by the Big Lottery Community Fund - Womens and Girls Fund and we worked with CWASU, DMSS, The Tavistock Insitute 
Please feel free to share this briefing through your own networks

Poverty is Sexist

Across almost every economy in the world, women earn less than men. According to a 2017 Oxfam report, globally women earn 24 percent less than men. Women are also less likely to be in paid work in the first place.

Self-help Resource Guide

On World Mental Health Day (10th October), Women and Girls Network released a free and downloadable self-help resource guide, produced with London Survivors Gateway. Please share this wonderful resource with anyone who may find it beneficial. 



Structurally Unsound: Exploring Inequalities Project Report

The UK Government’s current approach to tackling inequality should urgently address the multiple levels of disadvantage that some people face, according to a new UCL report.

Structurally Unsound finds that women, working class, ethnic minority and disabled groups often face multiple disadvantages affecting their educational outcomes, employment prospects, home ownership, health and life expectancy.

The report highlights lessons learned and provides recommendations for policymakers and researchers to adopt when approaching structural inequalities.

No Man's Land Report

This report summarises an ethnographic research study carried out by the 'Salute Her'  Empowering Women Veterans project.  

Paula Edwards, Women Veterans Project Lead, says "We interviewed one hundred women veterans and explored before, during and after their service. It is an emotional read!"




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