A fund established up by British stars as part of the Time’s Up motion claims it has awarded more than 1 million lbs . (USD 1.3 million) to assist women of all ages who have skilled sexual harassment or abuse.
The Justice and Equality Fund was launched previously this 12 months with backing from stars like Emma Thompson, Gemma Chan, Keira Knightley and Emma Watson.
It claimed Thursday that just over 1 million kilos has been given to 7 women’s organisations throughout the United kingdom, which includes a authorized-suggestions helpline, a challenge geared toward supporting ethnic-minority and migrant women and a Northern Irish rape crisis provider.
Knightley stated that “to be in a position to fund the 1st rape crisis service provision in Northern Ireland for 12 many years feels like a huge phase forward”.