Thank you to everyone who nominated for the Emma Humphreys Memorial Prize and Centre for Women’s Justice Award 2022. Nominations are now closed and we will soon be announcing the shortlist. Tickets will soon be available to our annual celebration on Friday 2nd December 2022! Save the date.
We will be giving one prize for a woman or group campaigning to end male violence against women and one prize for a woman or group using the law to hold the state to account on violence against women. Each prize carries an award of £1000. We rely on nominations to help us find out about the amazing work going on […]
Nominations are now open for the Emma Humphreys Memorial Prize and Centre for Women’s Justice Award 2022! The closing date for nominations is Friday 16th September. We all know many incredible women who deserve recognition for the work they do to end violence against women and girls. Please take time to nominate an amazing woman or […]
We’re delighted to announce a brilliant shortlist of feminist campaigners for this year’s Emma Humphreys Memorial Prize and Centre for Women’s Justice awards. Our celebration this year is going to be held on 17th October at the FiLiA conference in Portsmouth. You can purchase tickets for the event here. Our 2021 nominees Clare Devlin – […]
Thank you for all your fantastic nominations for this year’s Emma Humphreys Memorial Prize and Centre for Women’s Justice awards. Nominations are now closed and we will be contacting nominees in the near future. Please do join us for this year’s celebration at FiLiA on 16th October.
Thank you to all of you who joined us for the EHMP and CWJ awards on 30th October. It was wonderful that so many of you were able to attend virtually and we hope that next year we will be able to have an even bigger and better in-person celebration. The winners of this year’s […]
For years, Freya has used her own experiences to campaign on the issue of police failures to properly hold their own officers to account for domestic abuse. As well as raising awareness through social media, she has worked with the Bureau of Investigative Journalism and the Centre for Women’s Justice to draw attention to how […]
In 2020, Emily won a lengthy and hard-fought battle to have the Crown Prosecution Service take seriously the abuse that she had been subjected to. In 2015 the CPS decided to take no further action in relation to an allegation of rape that Emily had brought to them. Eventually, they made her aware that the […]
Sophie is the author of Breakfast at Bronzefield, a memoir about her time in prison. The book shines a light on discrimination against women in the Criminal Justice System. She has also written for a number of journals and other publications. Her writing challenges the stereotyping of criminalised women and shows how they are impacted by classism, sexism […]
A special prize was awarded to Diana Russell, the feminist scholar and academic, who died this year at the age of 81. Diana devoted her life to the fight against male violence against women and was best known for her work on femicide. You can read Julie Bindel’s obituary of her here.