28 November 2018

Raffia Arshad and Miriam Yafai invited to the House of Commons 

Raffia Arshad and Miriam Yafai were invited to the House of Commons on 27th November 2018 to show their support for victims of honour based violence, forced marriage and FGM. The meeting was hugely successful and attended by many multi-agency professionals. 

Raffia and Miriam met with Sarbjit Athwal, founder of the charity “True Honour” and the first person to testify against her own family in the honour killing of her sister in law. Sarbjit is also author of the book “Shamed”. 

 


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