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Rwanda's FDU-Inkingi Party leader, peace and social justice activist Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza, spoke to Ann Garrison for Womens' International News Gathering Service (WINGS) in July 2010, near the close of Rwanda's 2010 presidential election year, which was really an election stage play complete with election observers from the U.S. and the U.K. Incumbent Rwandan President Paul Kagame was “re-elected” on Aug.
Breaking News from the Peace Table in Havana
November 6, 2013
Sam Cook & Felicity Hill
Sam CookTHIS ISSUE FEATURES:
1. CELEBRATING THE 1ST ANNIVERSARY OF 1325 PEACEWOMEN E-NEWSThis edition of the 1325 PeaceWomen E-News Features:
If you have any difficult reading this newsletter in HTML, view it onlineThis month's E-news articles include the latest Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Lecture Series event on Ukraine which showed the huge missing gap in gender analysis and women rights in the ongoing crisis. It also includes articles on the Global Summit and an article on Syria.
If you have any difficult reading this newsletter in HTML, view it online.This edition of E-news provides articles on the Open Debate on Sexual Violence, on the Debate by the President of the General Assembly on stable and peaceful societies and the first article in a series on our work in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region. It also features news from Ukraine, Bangladesh and the Marshall Islands. We are also excited to share with you our final WPS report on the Commission on the Status of Women 58. Enjoy!
If you have any difficult reading this newsletter in HTML, view it online.This month's E-news will provide a recap of WILPF's participation in the CSW 58, an article on Madeleine Rees' recent award, an overview of WILPF's #100Women4Peace campaign and an article on WILPF's advocacy work on disarmament. Under resources, you will find, amongst others, a report on the sexual and gender-based violence experienced by Syrian women and a report on the impact of explosive weapons on women.
If you have any difficulty viewing this letter in HTML, please view it online.Beyond the focus on Syria, this edition of E-News includes an article on this year's Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) session happening in March 2014. It also includes news on South Sudan, a tribute to the late human rights defender Ila Pathak and PeaceWomen's newly released National Action Plan (NAP) Development Toolkit.
If you have any difficulty viewing this letter in HTML, please view it online.This edition of ENews includes a blog by PeaceWomen Programme Director Maria Butler on how UN peace talks on Syria have collectively failed women, an overview of WILPF's
2010 celebrates the 10th anniversary of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security.10 points on 10 years UNSCR 1325 in Europe
CSO Position Paper on Europe-wide Implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 1325