Honour-based violence can be described as a collection of practices, which are used to control behaviour within families or other social groups to protect perceived cultural and religious beliefs and/or ‘honour’. Such violence can occur when perpetrators perceive that a relative has ‘shamed’ the family and/or community by breaking their honour code.

If you, or somebody you know, is experiencing or afraid that you are at risk of Honour-based Violence or Forced Marriage, there are people that you can speak to who will be able to provide you with help and support, in confidence.

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