“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.”
Out of a total of one hundred and seven (197) statements, one hundred and nine (109) statements (56 per cen
Analysis is forthcoming.
Date: 31 March 2016
The issue of women and girls being the targets of rape during war was long considered a taboo subject.
On Thursday (21 May), Security Council members held a closed Arria-formula meeting, organised by Spain, focused on ke
As a network of peacebuilding organizations, constituted regionally and with a global reach, GPPAC's position on the
Prominent women-leaders from the Central-West region of Western province excelled to greater heights in knowledge and
Inclusion of women in society indicates stability, and a stable Afghanistan will lead to greater international securi
The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from
This briefing details how the Burmese Army has used rape and sexual violence with impunity for decades.
The women of South Sudan played an instrumental role in the country's liberation struggle and will continue to make s
After more than a decade of an international intervention and close to the proclaimed second post-2014 transition pha
The documentation centre No habrá paz sin las mujeres [There will be no peace without women] enables female le
Analysis and key recommendations
by the Women's Major Group
Conflict Prevention, Post-Conflict Peacebuilding, Promotion of Durable Peace, Rule of Law and Governance.
Zaatari refugee camp, Jordan (CNN) -- They carried teapots and tiny gas canisters, shopping bags filled with clothes
The new head of Japan's national broadcaster NHK defence of the country's wartime military sexual slavery is deplorab
GENEVA (AP) — The leader of Syria's Western-backed opposition said Thursday he will give his negotiating team t
Zimbabwe has made significant strides in gender equality but still lags behind on key indicators, according to the la
The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) Ambassador Mahamat Saleh Annadif
Living in the lush mountainous region in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, Wivine Mwbawa would spend hours ea
Cheers broke out in the National Assembly building here on Monday as representatives chose the mayor of this beleague
ZAHLEH, LEBANON — Fear, confusion and a lack of information are preventing many Syrian refugees in Lebanon from
Egyptians were voting in a referendum on the country's draft constitution on Tuesday and Wednesday, a document that w
This past Saturday marked three years since Haiti was stuck by a devastating earthquake.
The voice of Syrian women must be heard in all efforts to resolve the civil war that is tearing their country apart,
It's been four years since Port-au-Prince collapsed, and Haiti's women are still working through the damage—bot
The campaign to ensure women's equal participation at the peace talks on Syria in January has become more urgent, as
BY GITURA MWAURA, 10 OCTOBER 2013
I've been watching the news about the war in Syria with a mixture of anger and worry.
As the departure of the international security forces approaches, each day turns every bit of hope into desperation f
Egyptian women are livid after an advisor to President Mohamed Morsi said that statistics on sexual harassment and se
Representatives of Georgian Civil Society Organisations and government entities involved in the implementation of the
The defense ministries of Montenegro, Macedonia, Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) are focusing on improving wo
Late October, a new government was approved by the newly elected Georgian parliament.
Fifteen brave Guatemalan women from the indigenous q'eqchí people testified before the High Risk Court in Guat
This report was presented by UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, to the General Assembly and the Security Council purs
While a lot of important news has been coming out of the United Nations General Assembly lately, there is one story t
The idea for making a collection of thematic papers "Women in Security Sector – A Regional Perspective&quo
Violence against women and girls is now universally understood to be a violation of their human rights and it is acce
This briefing note contributes to the knowledge on UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security a
Caracas, September 14th 2012 (Venezuelanalysis.com) – Women's rights groups presented a series of proposals to