Fiona MacKenzie – Nominee – 2019

Fiona MacKenzie runs the ‘We Can’t Consent to This campaign’. She collects information on the use of ‘sex game gone wrong’ defences in killings of women and girls in the UK. She was the first person to systematically collect this data, which shows that this defence is being used increasingly and with some success. Her […]

Arinola Araba – Nominee – 2019

Arinola Araba is a survivor and campaigner who works on domestic violence and child sexual abuse. She has written two books on these topics, one of which has been made available for free to 100,000 young women in Africa. She recently held an awareness-raising event within her local council area, targeting professionals who may come into contact with […]

2019 shortlist announced

We have a fantastic shortlist for the inaugural joint Emma Humphreys and Centre for Women’s Justice awards. Please join us in congratulating all our nominees: Afsana Lachaux has spent the past five years campaigning for women’s access to justice.  After having to flee Dubai, and whilst continuing to fight for the return of her son, […]

Tickets for 2019 awards now on sale

This year’s event is being held on the 8th of November in Bethnal Green. We have an amazing line up for the evening, with Sally Challen and Kiranjit Ahluwalia discussing their landmark cases and campaigns for justice with Samira Ahmed; poetry from the Southall Black Sisters’ Survivors Group; live music from feminist punk band The […]

Emma Humphreys 2018 Awards

EHMP would like to say a massive thank you to all of you who came along and helped to make our twentieth year so special, and in particular to Jenni Murray for compering and to The Real Greek Bankside for hosting us. We were delighted to announce that our 2018 Individual Award Winner was Sammy […]

Humraaz Support Services – Group Award Nominee – 2018

Humraaz Support Services provide confidential specialist support to Black and Minority Ethnic women who have experienced domestic abuse and all forms of harmful traditional practices. They campaign locally and nationally, participating in marches and speaking events, joining with other initiatives, and partnering with a local arts group to set up a women’s garden dedicated to […]