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Vacancy: Interim Campaigns and Engagement Officer

Zero Tolerance is seeking an interim Campaigns and Engagement Officer to contribute to its work to end violence against women in all its forms, through a prevention approach and promoting gender equal

Advertising Standards Authority invites comments on gender stereotyping in adverts

The UK advertising watchdog, Advertising Standards Authority, is launching an investigation into negative gender portrayals in advertising.

“He’s the stud and she’s the slut”: New report looks at young people’s attitudes to pornography, sex and relationships

Scottish young people need more support to counter harmful attitudes and stereotypes

ACT NOW - Tell Edinburgh Council to stop licensing brothels

Dear Jenny

In early January, our long-time director, Jenny Kemp moved on to a new post at EIS. Her expertise, experience, passion and good humour will be sorely missed by everyone at Zero Tolerance, though we're delighted she will be bringing her considerable talents to the education sector. Our Board Chair, Margaret Small, reflects on Jenny's contribution to Zero Tolerance.

by Zero Tolerance Acting Chair, Margaret Small

What can the reporting of the Cologne attacks tell us about men’s violence against women?

"Sexual assault and rape occurs in all countries around the world - it may take different forms because of the specific economic, social and political structures in a country but sexism and misogyny are endemic." Tanita reflects on the media coverage and response of the recent attacks in Cologne.

by guest blogger, Tanita Louise Maxwell 

Equally Protected? Powerful new evidence on child physical punishment highlights need for law reform

Zero Tolerance is proud to be a member of Children Are Unbeatable, the alliance to end child physical punishment. We welcome important new research which confirms that physical punishment damages children’s wellbeing and carries the risk of escalation into physical abuse.

by outgoing Zero Tolerance Co-director, Jenny Kemp

Winter 2016 Newsletter of the VAW prevention network

The Winter 2016 Newsletter of the VAW prevention network is now available online. The Prevention Network brings together professionals and activists from across Scotland who are working to prevent men's violence against women, in order to share expertise, information and good practice.

12 Months of Zero Tolerance

As year end approaches, we want to share our first ever storify with our supporters for some holiday reading. If you have trouble reading the embedded story below, you can read it directly from storify here. Skim through our year in review and check out the areas of our work that are of interest to you.

by Zero Tolerance Information and Communications Officer, Clare McKeown

Zero Tolerance response to the Prostitution Law Reform (Scotland) Bill Consultation

Earlier this month, Zero Tolerance submitted a response to Jean Urquhart MSP’s consultation on reforming Scottish law.

 
 

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