The Women’s Equality Party today welcomed the extent to which the government’s Roadmap For Change on gender equality acknowledges many of the structural barriers that impact women over their lifetime. However, it criticised the solutions presented by the roadmap as lacking in ambition.
Kay Wesley is elected as Women’s Equality Party's first Councillor and WEP candidates achieve outstanding results in local elections across England.
The Women’s Equality Party has hit out against new forms being handed out in England and Wales, which require rape and domestic abuse victims to give police access to their phones and social media accounts or face their case being dropped.
An organisation called United Voices of the World has this week alleged that the Women’s Equality Party conducted an undercover investigation into sexual entertainment venues across Manchester and Sheffield. This is simply not true: we have at no point commissioned or conducted any such investigation.
The Women’s Equality Party has put diversity at the centre of its campaign for the Greater London Authority, fielding an impressive list of eleven candidates - including 64% Black and minority ethnic women and 27% LGBT candidates.