Violence against women and girls

Inquiry status: Concluded

The Joint Committee on Human Rights has launched an inquiry into Violence against women and girls

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    • Reports and associated evidence – Reports of Committee inquires. This category may also include Special Reports where they are used by a Committee to bring matters relating to conduct of its business to the notice of the House.
    • Responses to Reports - Responses may be published as a Special Report, or as a Command Paper. They may also be appended to a Report should the Committee have substantial comments on the Response, in which case they can be found listed under Reports.
    • Other oral and written evidence - Evidence taken by the Committee that has yet to or did not result in the publication of a Report. This includes transcripts of recent meetings.
    • Correspondence - Correspondence sent from or received by the Committee or its Chair.

#TellParliament Forum

As part of the Committee’s inquiry into Violence against Women and Girls, Netmums is hosting an online forum for people to post their experiences of gender-based violence and opinions of how this subject is broached with their children.