New Fawcett report reveals how glaring gaps in equality legislation leave Parliament “above the law” on sexual harassment

26 FEBRUARY 2019: Fawcett research, released with global law firm Hogan Lovells today, reveals MPs, Peers, volunteers and staff are woefully unprotected if they are sexually harassed in Parliament. Read more

Misogyny Hate Crime Meeting Statement

22 FEBRUARY 2019: Yesterday representatives from the Fawcett Society, Citizens UK and Women’s Aid, together with women who have lived experience of misogyny and violence, met with two of the most senior Police Officers in the country to discuss the issue of misogyny as a hate crime. Read more

New Fawcett data reveals gender is most common cause of hate crime for women

14 JANUARY 2018: This data should be a wake-up call to all of us, but it is just the tip of the iceberg. Read more

Fawcett comments on the Telegraph #MeToo story

24 OCTOBER 2018: We have to create a culture which supports and believes her rather than one which silences her. Employers must be held accountable. Read more

Majority of young men ‘more likely to challenge sexual harassment’ since #MeToo

2 OCTOBER 2018: New Fawcett survey reveals a significant shift in attitudes to sexual harassment one year on from the outpouring of #MeToo stories. Read more

Fawcett supports Stella Creasy's amendment to recognize misogyny as a hate crime

05 SEPTEMBER 2018: Fawcett Society stands shoulder to shoulder with Stella Creasy over the amendment to recognize misogyny as a hate crime. Read more

Fawcett comments on major report into sexual harassment in the workplace

25 JULY 2018: We have to move from treating this issue as a problem for the individual woman to deal with, to one that the organisation owns. Read more

Fawcett comments on EHRC largest ever review on women's rights

23 JULY 2018: This centenary year is a good time to take action on pregnancy discrimination, the gender pay gap, violence against women, and much more. Read more

Campaigners call for Police Chiefs to make misogyny a hate crime nationwide ahead of key vote

9 JULY 2018: The open letter comes after a Nottingham study reveals nine out of 10 (93.7%) of respondents had either experienced or witnessed street harassment. Read more

Fawcett comments on cross-party report on sexual harassment in Westminster

8 FEBRUARY 2018: We expect to see robust sanctions enforced, including the suspension or expulsion of MPs and Peers if they are found to have engaged in sexual misconduct or harassment. Read more

Fawcett comments on 'men-only' Presidents Club sexual harassment

24 JANUARY 2018: This proves why we need sexual harassment by clients or customers to be covered by law. Read more

Fawcett comments on 'black-cab rapist' John Worboys case

5 JANUARY 2018: Our criminal justice system is demonstrating a complete disregard for rape victims and for women. Read more

Fawcett comments on Westminster sexual harassment allegations

30 OCTOBER 2017: Sexual harassment has been normalised and tolerated in our workplaces and on our streets for far too long. Read more

Fawcett comments on new figures showing half of women are sexually harassed at work

25 OCTOBER 2017: A new BBC survey shows half of British women and a fifth of men have been sexually harassed at work or a place of study. Read more

Fawcett comments on new Twitter rules to tackle online hate and abuse

18 OCTOBER 2017: Twitter has announced new rules to fight online abuse, which include allowing observers of unwanted sexual advances to report them. Read more

Fawcett Comments on Girlguiding’s Girls’ Attitudes Survey

21 SEPTEMBER 2017: Each year the Girls’ Attitudes Survey gives girls’ and young women’s voices a platform to be heard. Read more

Fawcett supports new sexual exploitation campaign ‘End Demand’

22 OCTOBER 2014: The campaign calls on the government to criminalise the purchase of sex, while decriminalising its sale and providing support and exiting services for those involved in prostitution. Read more