“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
On 14 January 2014 the closing ceremony of the VII course on Women Leadership was held in the municipality of Antiguo
Jenny Pierce's recent piece about El Salvador on the Inter-American Development Bank's blog, Sin Miedos, questioned w
With El Salvador's gang truce teetering on the brink, it's high time to get women involved in any peace negotiations
Several brutal, high-profile murders of women in the last few weeks in El Salvador are just the latest reminder that
Access to justice for women who suffer sexual violence in Central America and southern Mexico remains limited despite
In El Salvador in 1930, the first female president in all of Latin America was elected.
The bodies of three women who appeared to have been tortured were found inside a ramshackle dwelling east of San Salv
What do driving, voting, wearing pants, and protesting have in common?
Non-governmental organization Salvadoran Women for Peace (Organizacion de Mujeres Salvadorenas por la Paz - ORMUSA),
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is working with AMC, the second-largest microfinance institution in El Salvado
Women are playing a leading role in a powerful social movement addressing natural resource protection, adaptation to
This paper gives an overview of the challenges which indigenous women in Latin America face in accessing both formal
Peacebuilding has become increasing important as a means of preventing continuinghostilities among previously warring
The rising number of women being murdered in Central America is highlighted in a recently released grim report, thank
Latin-American countries are important contributors within the peace operations scenario.
Project: Access to Justice for Women in Situations of Violence: A comparative Study of Women's Police Station in Lati
In October 2000, for the first time in its history, the United Nations Security Council acknwoledged that women have
Since the end of the Cold War, civil wars (intrastate conflicts) have come to dominate the international landscape.
Women activists in El Salvador are dedicated to advocating for gender equality and women’s economic, social, and poli
San Salvador - El Salvador President, Mauricio Funes inaugurates this Monday the first head office of Women City, a g
These are what true women warriors look like.
El Salvador hosts regional conference on violence against women; Inter-American Court hears case in Colombia; UN to e
“I like being a police officer because it was always a dream of mine.
The women (chicas) of Tacachico are leading the charge with five Salvadoran organizations to promote public policies
In El Salvador, families and human rights advocates are voicing concerns following an increase in gender-based killin