“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.”
The 45-member U.N.
GENEVA (AP) — The leader of Syria's Western-backed opposition said Thursday he will give his negotiating team t
Working with others to make a difference
Governments and companies around the world should stop signing new contracts with arms suppliers such as the Russian
The United States described Moscow's latest arms sale to Syria as "reprehensible" after a rights group repo
The Lebanese army seized a ship last weekend carrying three containers filled with weapons reportedly intended for Sy
In "Distant View of a Minaret," the late and much-neglected Egyptian writer Alifa Rifaat begins her short s
Militarism, Violence and Conflict is one of the themes of the AWID Forum 2012 ↑ which opens tomorrow in Istanbul
“Violence associated with the ‘war on drugs' and organized crime, which includes government corruption in
Whenever Marie*, just 16, looks at her lively toddler, Honoré*, she has the most intimate reminder of the 25-y
Nahid Hoseini and Golaleh Kamangar, two exiled Kurdish women fighting for their homeland.
In the regions newly liberated from conflict, the struggle still continues for women.
In June 2010 a brawl in the southern capital of Osh sparked four days of clashes between ethnic Uzbeks and Kyrgyz.
A new study says female military members returning from Afghanistan and Iraq are more likely to suffer from mental he
NAIROBI, 7 September 2010 (IRIN) - Authorities in Galkayo, in Somalia's self-declared autonomous region of Puntland,
The Minister of Justice, Cllr. Christiana P.
Guerda Benjamin from OFAT Haiti reports on how IANSA women are using a CEDAW Shadow Report to urge the government to
A significant new law specifically linking violence against women with firearms possession was passed by the Colombia