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Candidate for the position of Women's Officer

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RACHEL FERGUSSON

Inclusion. Community. Activism.

For a safer, more inclusive and supportive culture for womxn at LSE. 

CONSENT 

  • Push for a holistic, student-designed approach to consent education that is intersectional and inclusive of all identities

  • Renew demand for mandatory in-person consent workshops, and seek other measures such as inclusion of consent training in annual Committee Leadership Conference

  • Enhance visibility of consent message and signposting  of support via poster campaign

  • Work with AU to ensure female safety and enact a more inclusive culture for all womxn 

SEXUAL VIOLENCE SUPPORT

  • Lobby LSE for reform of SV support, centred on the demands put forward by the ‘Hands Off’ campaign

COLLABORATION

  • Create a SU Womxn’s Network to bring together student leaders and encourage greater collaboration across societies on womxn’s issues

ACTIVISM

  • Host day of events focussed on inspiring grassroots activism and future feminist leaders, allowing students to hear from successful female activists as well as attend practical workshops

Endorsements: 

Drama, Lacrosse, Yoga, Welsh, United Nations, Netball, Womens’ Interfaith Group, Labour & Cooperative, Hayek, Jewish, Food Cycle, Athletics & Running, Futsal, Dance,