Category: News

Savera UK Blog Post

#ChooseToChallenge Beyond March 2021

March is Women’s History Month and the month of International Women’s Day when we honour women and all that has been achieved throughout history for them to feel empowered.  It ...
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Savera UK Community Event | Choose to Challenge: Everyday Activism 

Savera UK Community Event | Choose to Challenge: Everyday Activism 

Date: Thursday 25th March 2021 Time: 6pm - 8pm Tickets: Free, registration essential Restrictions: Women-only event  This year, Savera UK’s women’s community event focuses on the 2021 International Women’s Day ...
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We are Savera UK and we #ChooseToChallenge - Join Us

We are Savera UK and we #ChooseToChallenge – Join Us

The campaign theme for International Women’s Day 2021, #ChooseToChallenge, asks you to hold your hand up and show your solidarity to help forge a more inclusive world. At Savera UK, ...
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Savera UK Chair, Aislinn O'Dwyer: I #ChooseToChallenge...

Savera UK Chair, Aislinn O’Dwyer: I #ChooseToChallenge…

The theme of this International Women’s day is to choose to challenge and call out gender bias and inequality. This challenges us to choose to seek out and celebrate women’s ...
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Afrah Qassim, CEO "I #ChooseToChallenge..."

Afrah Qassim, CEO “I #ChooseToChallenge…”

Our newsletter is celebrating International Women’s Day where we observe and celebrate women’s achievements but also highlight the challenge for gender equality and human rights for all. I grew up ...
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a girl from mogadishu

FGM survivor behind film “A Girl From Mogadishu” to join Savera UK event

A social activist and survivor of female genital mutilation (FGM) will join speakers from Savera UK and Liverpool Arab Arts Festival (LAAF) for an event ahead of UN’s International Day ...
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Save the Date: Talking FGM event, Thursday 4th February

Save the Date: Talking FGM event, Thursday 4th February

Save the Date - Talking FGM Date: Thursday 4th February, 2021 Time: 2:30pm - 4pm Location: Online, registration essential Ahead of the UN’s International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female ...
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service update

Support when Savera UK is closed

Savera UK will be closed from 2ND MARCH 2021 and will return on TUESDAY 6TH APRIL 2021 There are times when Savera UK will be closed such as Bank Holidays ...
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Anne Raissa Yacé

Savera UK Welcomes New Board Member

Savera UK has welcomed Anne Raissa Yacé to its Board. Anne has been working as a financial controller for an international construction company for 10 years and will now support ...
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Savera UK Blog Post

What I learned: Emily, Student Social Worker

As a student social worker with the Savera UK team I faced challenges in communicating harmful practices, safeguarding concerns and safety planning strategies to other organisations and professionals.  As I ...
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