Safina Siddique has been committed to working with women survivors of sexual violence for many years. Her tireless contributions to campaigning against women’s oppression have been inspirational to many. She has been the fulltime Coordinator at Tyneside Rape Crisis Centre for over 10 years. Safina was integral to setting up the recently established National Rape Crisis Network and at present is the Treasurer (in a personal capacity). Safina is passionate about women’s issues as a whole and she is a great support to many other workers working in a similar field. Safina is always ready to share her knowledge, experience and ideas so that women will benefit from improvements to the services they access.