Men's Violence Against Women And Children

Purpose of the group

To establish a forum for discussion and innovative thinking on men’s violence against women and children, with a focus on prevention, protection, provision and participation, including, but not limited to, all the forms of violence and exploitation encompassed in “Equally Safe- Scotland’s strategy for preventing and eradicating violence against women and girls." 

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting: 18 September 2019

The meeting will take place at 5.30pm and will contain the AGM.



Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

David Morran

George Eckton

Gillian Baker

Kallia Manoussaki

Kelly Johnson

Lily Greenan

Dr Melanie McCarry

Nancy Lombard

Nikki Dillon

Paula Mitchell

Stephen Madill

Tammy Connell

Christine Gray



Scottish Women’s Aid - secretary

Amina The Muslim Women Resource Centre


Barnardo's Scotland

Caledonian System

City of Edinburgh Council , Community Justice Domestic Abuse Services Edinburgh

Clinical Psychology Division of the Forensic Mental Health and Learning Disability Service of Greater Glasgow and Clyde NHS 

City of Edinburgh Council Community Justice, Safer and Stronger Communities

Close the Gap

Church of Scotland


Edinburgh Women’s Aid 


EVA Services- NHS Lanarkshire

The Empower Project Scotland

Pilton Community Health Project

NUS Scotland

Rape Crisis Scotland

Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre Perth & Kinross

SAY Women

Women’s Support Project

White Ribbon Scotland

YWCA Scotland, Young Women Committee

Zero Tolerance

Get involved

Next meeting:
18 September 2019


[email protected]

Tel: 0131 2266606


Claudia Beamish MSP

0131 348 6889

Rona Mackay MSP

0131 348 5789

John Finnie MSP

0131 348 6898

Scottish Parliament
Holyrood Road
EH99 1SP


Cross Party Groups and GDPR

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