• Round Table Discussion for the British Council study: Women, Power & Politics

    April 17, 2018 Heather Brunskell-Evans

    I participated as Spokeswoman for FiLiA  in the Round Table Discussion for the British Council study: Women, Power & Politics: What’s changed in 100 years? 2018 will mark 100 years since The Representation of the People Act and The Parliament (Qualification of Women) Act was passed to reform the electoral system in Great Britain which…

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  • Open letter to Girlguiding published in Sunday Times

    April 17, 2018 Heather Brunskell-Evans

    I signed a letter on girlguiding published in the Sunday Times on the 15th April 2018 as follows: “We are Leaders, parents, and women’s rights advocates who share a love of Girlguiding and the empowering female-only space it provides. The current transgender policy of Girlguiding UK (GGUK) compels units to accept boys who self-identify as…

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  • Quakers & Transgender Inclusion In Meetings

    April 10, 2018 Heather Brunskell-Evans

    Quakers At Yearly Meeting Gathering 2017 I participated in a workshop led by North East Thames Area Meeting where we discussed how to welcome and nurture transgender Friends and attenders in our Meetings. I was moved by the testimonies of individuals who identify as transgender and who ministered to their deeply felt sense that they…

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