DEBBONAIRE Moves To Have UK Parliament Ratify Istanbul Convention

THANGAM DEBBONAIRE forwarded a bill in Parliament to have the UK Parliament ratify the Istanbul Convention.

Ratifying the convention will commit the UK to ensuring survivors of domestic violence can have access to specialist support services and refuges, monitoring data about gender-based violence and having age appropriate education at schools about domestic abuse. Click here or on the picture below to listen to Debbonaire’s powerful and informed speech. You can also find a copy of the Istanbul Convention at



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