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Meet the woman running sexual health clinics for victims of assault

Stylist’s Woman of the Week is Pavan Amara whose My Body Back clinics provide sexual health checkups for victims of assault in London and Glasgow.

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Meet the woman fighting for more disability representation in the UK

Stylist’s Woman of the Week is Shani Dhanda, an activist for disabled people and founder of the Asian Woman Festival.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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A 50:50 Parliament director on why politics desperately needs more women

Stylist’s Woman of the Week is Dr Sonia Adesara, Director of 50:50 Parliament

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Salma Haidrani
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Meet the entrepreneur getting 18,000 books about inspiring women into schools

Stylist’s Woman of the Week is Edwina Dunn, founder of The Female Lead.

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Moya Crockett
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Meet the spatial designer who puts feminism at the heart of her work

Lucy Sanderson is one of the women behind the redesign of London’s Feminist Library.

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“Why we launched the UK’s only festival for black women and girls”

Stylist’s Women of the Week are Paula Akpan and Nicole Crentsil, the founders of Black Girl Fest.

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Moya Crockett
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Why this pioneering breast cancer researcher is Stylist’s Woman of the Week

In conversation with Dr Rachael Natrajan of the Institute of Cancer Research.

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Moya Crockett
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Meet the woman determined to improve female mental health services in the UK

Mental health advocate Joyce Kallevik is Stylist’s Woman of the Week.

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Moya Crockett
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“How I’m helping raise the visibility of women in philosophy”

Stylist’s Woman of the Week is Katherine Jegede, the founder of The Thinking Woman’s Writing Award.

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Moya Crockett
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Meet the woman who’s tackling the art world’s shocking lack of gender diversity

Just 30% of solo shows at London galleries are by female artists. Kate Bryan wants to help change that

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Moya Crockett
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Why Iranian chef Nasrin Rooghani is Stylist’s Woman of the Week

“Food has its own language. It makes people come together”

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Moya Crockett
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Meet the activist who’s helped thousands of Irish women access safe abortions

Abortion Support Network founder Mara Clarke is Stylist’s Woman of the Week.

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Meet the woman behind this autumn’s biggest feminist musical

Kate Prince is the choreographer-director of Sylvia, a musical about suffragette Sylvia Pankhurst – and Stylist’s Woman of the Week.

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Moya Crockett
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Meet the physicist on a mission to change perceptions of women in science

Dr Jess Wade writes Wikipedia biographies of female scientists – and wants to get a book debunking anti-women science into every UK state school

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Moya Crockett
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How the death of this woman’s mother inspired her to help other women of colour

Stylist’s Woman of the Week is charity CEO Asma Shah, who works to help young unemployed women build fulfilling careers.

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Moya Crockett
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Online abuse activist Seyi Akiwowo
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This former councillor wants to end online harassment for good

The former London councillor launched an advocacy group called Glitch, which tackles online abuse of women, after finding herself a target for trolls

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Why graphic designer Jane Bowyer is Stylist’s Woman of the Week

Her Women in Print project highlights women from history and provides a platform for contemporary female artists.

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Moya Crockett
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Helen Cammock, artist
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Woman of the Week: the award-winning artist telling women’s untold stories

Discussing art world sexism and changing career in your 30s with artist Helen Cammock.

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Moya Crockett
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Moya Crockett
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Meet the songwriter tackling gender inequality in the music industry

Grammy-nominated songwriter Carla Marie Williams has written for everyone from Girls Aloud to Beyoncé. Now, she wants to get more women into songwriting.

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Why Ruby Raut wants women everywhere to wear WUKA ‘period pants’

Stylist meets WUKA co-founder, Ruby Raut

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Susan Devaney
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