Violence against women
Zlakha Ahmed MBE is the founder of Apna Haq and has over 21 years of experience developing and overseeing violence against women support services at a local level, while influencing strategy, policy and procedure at a regional, national, European and global level. Apna Haq is a community organization that seeks to help women from ethnic communities who suffer from abuse. In 2016, Zlakha was awarded an MBE award by the Queen of England for her outstanding service to the community. One year later, she was awarded the Asian Achievers Award for Community Service.