28 05, 2016

Is sharia discriminatory against women?

By | 2016-09-30T10:29:18+00:00 May 28th, 2016|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Is sharia discriminatory against women?

The accommodation of arbitration systems to govern private and family matters had led, arguably, to the greatest human rights violations of minority women in the UK. An open letter by [...]

30 04, 2016

30 April: Day Conference on Sharia Law, Legal Pluralism and Access to Justice

By | 2016-09-28T14:59:11+00:00 April 30th, 2016|Past Events, Spotlight|Comments Off on 30 April: Day Conference on Sharia Law, Legal Pluralism and Access to Justice

30 April 2016 London Day Conference on Sharia Law, Legal Pluralism and Access to Justice Elham Manea, Academic and Author, Presents Findings of her Recent Book: “Women And Sharia Law: [...]

9 12, 2015

Press Release – women’s rights groups urge government to hold inquiry into Sharia ‘courts’ and the lack of access to justice

By | 2016-09-30T10:31:34+00:00 December 9th, 2015|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Press Release – women’s rights groups urge government to hold inquiry into Sharia ‘courts’ and the lack of access to justice

Open Letter to David Cameron Press Release On Thursday 10 December 2015, Southall Black Sisters (SBS), One Law for All, Iranian and Kurdish Women's Rights Organisation (IKWRO), Centre for Secular [...]

15 01, 2015

On Meeting of Women’s Rights Campaigners with Law Society

By | 2016-09-28T15:00:56+00:00 January 15th, 2015|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on On Meeting of Women’s Rights Campaigners with Law Society

On Tuesday 13th January, women's rights groups, including Southall Black Sisters, One Law for All, Nari Diganta and the Iranian & Kurdish Women's Rights Organisation (IKWRO), met with Mark Stobbs, [...]

24 11, 2014

Press release – Women’s rights campaigners welcome withdrawal of the Law Society’s sharia wills practice note

By | 2016-09-30T14:01:40+00:00 November 24th, 2014|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Press release – Women’s rights campaigners welcome withdrawal of the Law Society’s sharia wills practice note

24 November 2014 One Law for All, Southall Black Sisters, the Centre for Secular Space, Nari Diganta and the Iranian and Kurdish Women’s Rights Organisation have welcomed the Law Society’s [...]

23 07, 2014

Equality and Human Rights Commission rules that gender segregation is unlawful

By | 2016-09-28T15:03:00+00:00 July 23rd, 2014|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Equality and Human Rights Commission rules that gender segregation is unlawful

Press Release 23 July 2014 One Law for All, Southall Black Sisters, the Centre for Secular Space, and the LSESU Atheist Secularist Society have welcomed the Equality and Human Rights [...]

11 07, 2014

The Solicitor’s Regulatory Authority withdraws its endorsement of the Law Society’s discriminatory practice note on Sharia wills

By | 2016-09-28T15:03:19+00:00 July 11th, 2014|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on The Solicitor’s Regulatory Authority withdraws its endorsement of the Law Society’s discriminatory practice note on Sharia wills

PRESS RELEASE 11 July 2014 Southall Black Sisters (SBS) and One Law for All welcomes the decision by the Solicitor’s Regulatory Authority (SRA), the regulatory body for solicitors, to remove [...]

7 01, 2014

Joint statement on legal note to Universities UK against their guidance condoning gender segregation

By | 2016-09-30T14:06:03+00:00 January 7th, 2014|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Joint statement on legal note to Universities UK against their guidance condoning gender segregation

Joint statement of Southall Black Sisters, One Law for All, Fitnah - Movement for Women's Liberation and LSE SU Atheist, Secularist and Humanist Society We are pleased to learn of [...]

29 12, 2013

Campaign against gender segregation will persist

By | 2016-09-28T15:07:30+00:00 December 29th, 2013|Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Campaign against gender segregation will persist

Dear friend Thank you so much for all your support during 2013, particularly for our most recent campaign against gender segregation at universities in the UK, which we organised in [...]

22 11, 2013

Walking a tightrope: Between the pro-Islamist Left and the far-Right

By | 2016-09-28T15:16:23+00:00 November 22nd, 2013|Blog, Press Releases, Spotlight|Comments Off on Walking a tightrope: Between the pro-Islamist Left and the far-Right

UPDATE: 7 May 2014 One Law for All opposes new Sharia Watch campaign As you all know, Co-Spokesperson Anne Marie Waters resigned in November 2013. What you don’t know is [...]