Emma Watson has donated £1 million for justice and equality

27-year-old actress Emma Watson has transferred £1 million to the Foundation of justice and equality in the UK. Reported by the Daily Mail.

As stated by Watson, the Brits regularly suffer from harassment by men.

«More than half of all women in the UK and almost two-thirds of them aged 18 to 24 have experienced sexual harassment at work. One in five women in England and Wales suffered sexual violence after the age of 16. It is intolerable, and this may not be the norm. We need to eliminate this disease,» said the actress.

The Foundation of justice and equality in the UK – a network of expert consultations that provide women with support.

Watson admitted that she suffered from sexual harassment.

In early October of 2017, the newspaper The New York Times published an investigation about sexual harassment Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein in relation to Actresses and subordinates, which, according to the newspaper, lasted for several decades.

Actress Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Cara Delevingne, Asia Argento, Ashley Judd, rose McGowan, Lucia Stoller, Mira Sorvino, Rosanna Arquette stated that he knew or had experienced sexual harassment by Weinstein.

According to CNN, the number of women accusing the producer of harassment has reached 40.

Investigation in connection with allegations against Weinstein holds the police in the US and the UK. The new York city police are preparing a warrant for the arrest of the producer charged with double rape.

In addition to Weinstein, harassment of women accused actors Dustin Hoffman and Sylvester Stallone, conductor Charles Dutoit, the Director and screenwriter Paul Haggis and others.

Emma Watson has donated £1 million for justice and equality 20.02.2018

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