Eve Ensler (writer of the Vagina Monologues) comes to London on Monday 4th February to be special guest at LONDON RISING, part of the One Billion Rising campaign events. One Billion Rising is the Campaign to end violence against women and girls in Britain and across the world, and OBRUK is its UK arm (#OBRUK). Walthamstow MP Stella Creasy, the Labour shadow Minister for Crime Prevention, is helping to organise the One Billion Rising campaign in the UK
On January 16th a cross party group of MPs asked parliament to give time to a debate and vote on providing sexual and relationship education in all schools, as part of challenging the growing evidence of the violence and harassment of young girls in Britain. They await the decision of the Backbench business committee of MPs committee.