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Forced Marriage Network

Overview

The group's remit is to:

  • bring together the key statutory and voluntary agencies to share their expertise and good practice
  • work to raise the practical and policy issues of forced marriage, including exploring the Network's role in the development of service provision to those affected by forced marriage, as well as educational/awareness raising work

Members

  • Association of Chief Police Officers in Scotland
  • Amina - the Muslim Women's Resource Centre
  • Association of the Directors of Social Work
  • British Red Cross Refuge Unit
  • City of Edinburgh Council
  • Citizens Advice Scotland
  • Convention of Scottish Local Authorities
  • Council of British Pakistanis (Scotland)
  • Dundee City Council
  • Family Law Association
  • General Register Office for Scotland
  • Glasgow City Council
  • Glasgow Violence Against Women Partnership
  • Greater Glasgow Training Consortia
  • Hemat Gryffe Women's Aid
  • The Law Society of Scotland
  • Nasra Bibi Consultancy
  • NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
  • Rape Crisis Glasgow
  • Saheliya
  • Salma Siddique, Napier University
  • Scottish Refugee Council
  • Scottish Women's Aid
  • Shakti Women's Aid
  • Victim Support Scotland
  • West Lothian Council
  • Women and Children First
  • Women's Support Project

Policies

Contact

Email: Bruce.Sutherland@gov.scot

Telephone: 0300 244 4000

Post:
Forced Marriage Network
Scottish Government
Equality Unit
Directorate for Local Government and Communities
Area 3H South
Victoria Quay
Edinburgh
EH6 6QQ

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