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  1. Chad: No Safe Place for Women

    Sudanese Women living in refugee camps in eastern Chad are facing rape and other forms of violence.

    Thursday, February 18, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 141
  2. The Sari Soldiers Screening at IFC

    ICTJ's Pivot Pictures, in partnership with Julie Bridgham (Butter Lamp Films) and our local Nepali partner Media for

    Thursday, August 13, 2009 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 223
  3. YWCA Initiatives on Zimbabwe

    Dear Colleagues and Friends,

    Monday, December 31, 2007 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 281
  4. A Women's Manifesto: Putting Women in the Picture

    The Women's Manifesto has been endorsed by numerous women's organization, such as the Women's Policy Group and Equali

    Friday, October 31, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 369
  5. BLOG: Is Obama Failing Congo?

    The administration launched a $17 million program to fight rape in Congo—but is it effective?

    Monday, June 28, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 419
  6. VIDEO: Crisis in the Congo, Crisis in Sri Lanka, and Why UN WOMEN is a Step Forward

    Monday, July 12, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 433
  7. CAMPAIGN: Protect Human Rights Defender Justine Masika Bihamba

    Human rights defenders working to end violence against women in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) do so in the f

    Wednesday, December 31, 2008 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 442
  8. COMMENTARY: Put Women's Rights Back on Afghanistan's Agenda

    When the Taliban fell in 2001, my family and I were already settled in Pakistan after having fled our home country, A

    Monday, August 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 492
  9. VIDEO: Women's Rights in Afghanistan

    Has the plight of Afghan women improved and what will happen when the US leaves?

    Monday, August 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 494
  10. VIDEO: Cynthia Enloe Speaks on Women in Iraq

    Acclaimed teacher Cynthia Enloe, Class of 1960, speaks about "Taking Women's Lives Seriously to Tally the Real C

    Wednesday, June 23, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 497
  11. STATEMENT: 10 years of UN Security Council Resolution 1325: To Celebrate or Not To Celebrate?

    October 2010 marks ten years of the existence of the UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on women, peace and

    Tuesday, August 31, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 504
  12. VIDEO: Women, Peace and Security - Protection

    Click here to view the video.

    Sunday, September 12, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 541
  13. BLOG: Obama Must Not Let Taliban Rule Over Afghan Women Again

    In mid-August in the northern Afghanistan province of Kunduz, the Taliban carried out a horrific sentence against two

    Tuesday, September 7, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 561
  14. BLOG: Anusha Ravichandran, "Please Bring My Sister Back to Me"

    Sixteen months after the end of the civil war in northern Sri Lanka, thousands of former rebel fighters are still mis

    Thursday, September 23, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 608
  15. CONFERENCE FOLLOW-UP: Women, Peace and Security: from Resolution to Action, The Protection Agenda under Security Council Resolution 1325/2000

    Women, Peace and Security: from Resolution to Action

    Wednesday, September 22, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 610
  16. BLOG: Where is the Zone of Combat?

    Combat area.
    Theater of operations.

    Sunday, October 3, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 640
  17. PICTURE SLIDE: Women and Displacement: Facing up to Hardship

    Separation from their families and communities deprives women of the support networks they rely on for food and resou

    Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 657
  18. VIDEO: Women Have Become Today's Frontline Soldiers- Without Guns

    Wednesday, October 20, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 705
  19. BLOG: Are There Hopes for Women in War Zones?

    For wars occurring in various countries and war zones, record shows that ninety percent of casualties are civilians,

    Saturday, October 23, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 710
  20. CAMPAIGN: Haitian Women Find Power and Safety in Rape Whistles

    Diana and Lisa's recent trip to Haiti reminded us of the remarkable power in a simple tool: a plastic whistle.

    Tuesday, October 26, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 713
  21. BLOG: Countering Violence Against Women, One Person at a Time

    November 25 is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and the beginning of the 16 Days C

    Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 752
  22. VIDEO: Haiti, Rape and Post-Earthquake Human Rights Violations

    It's been a year since Haiti was hit by the devastating earthquake that crumbled structures, cut short lives, and imp

    Wednesday, January 5, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 875
  23. VIDEO: Marie St. Cyr of MADRE Organizing to Protect Women in Haiti

    Monday, January 10, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 890
  24. COMMUNIQUE: Asian Regional Workshop ''Improving the Protection of Women and Girls during Armed Conflict''

    Monday, January 3, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 929
  25. ANALYSIS: Women Human Rights Defenders at Risk

    How cynical is it, that an activist who led protests against the unsolved killings of hundreds of women, gets murdere

    Thursday, January 27, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 954
  26. VIDEO: Film Documentary Streaming Iranium - Protecting The Iranian People

    The importance of film industry, in the context of human rights and world affairs cannot be overstated.

    Saturday, February 12, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 997
  27. CONFERENCE: World Without Genocide Presents: the Gender-Based Violence and Genocide Symposium

    Violence against women occurs in epidemic proportions in the U.S .and abroad.

    Wednesday, February 9, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 000
  28. ANALYSIS: Promoting a Rule of Law Culture in the Middle East and North Africa Region

    Morocco's recent reforms have made significant headway in the area of judicial reforms which go beyond the judiciary

    Tuesday, February 22, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 013
  29. STATEMENT: Security of Women Human Rights Defenders in Nepal

    The Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC) is submitting this statement as a joint statement with leading Nepalese organi

    Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 021
  30. INTERVIEW: Contributing to Peace-Building in Kyrgyzstan

    GENEVA, March 7 (UNHCR) – In June last year, inter-ethnic clashes erupted in southern Kyrgyzstan.

    Sunday, March 6, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 040
  31. VIDEO: Iraqi Kurds Mark Women's Day

    To mark the international day of women, protesters in Sulaymanieh called for a special day for women's rights.

    Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 045
  32. ANALYSIS: The Politics of Afghan Women's Rights

    On Jan.

    Monday, March 7, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 050
  33. PRESS RELEASE: Afghanistan Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict, Annual Report


    Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 063
  34. BLOG: Afghan Women's Activist Urges U.S. Withdrawal

    The U.S.-led military campaign in Afghanistan should be brought to a halt because it has solidified, rather than weak

    Friday, March 25, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 114
  35. BLOG: End impunity for U.N. Peacekeepers Who Rape and Abuse

    Those who use rape as a weapon of war in volatile regions across the world must be punished, says the United Nations,

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 165
  36. ANALYSIS/PETITION: Next Steps to Protect

    On Monday, April 18, Citizens

    Sunday, April 17, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 175
  37. ANALYSIS: Protecting Mexico's Lost Women: Law to Nowhere

    Effectiveness of Violence Against Women Legislation: Ley General De Acceso de las Mujeres a una Vida Libre de Violenc

    Wednesday, April 20, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 182
  38. OPINION: Sexual Attacks on Journalists: Why Foreign Women are Seen as Fair GTame

    I read with horror recently what my friend and colleague Lynsey Addario experienced after being held by rag-tag soldi

    Wednesday, March 30, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 246
  39. VIDEO: Protecting Afghan Women

    As the U.S.

    Tuesday, March 13, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 357
  40. Justice For Colombia: ICTU, Women's TUC Call for Liliany Protection

    The Irish Congress of Trade Unions has written to the Colombian embassy requesting that the Colombian government prov

    Sunday, March 25, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 362

    Northern Mali is on the brink of a major humanitarian disaster and aid agencies must be allowed immediate access to a

    Monday, April 9, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 369
  42. The International Campaign to Stop Rape and Gender Violence in Conflict

    Organizations and individuals around the world have worked tirelessly to amplify the voices of survivors and stop rap

    Saturday, May 5, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 373
  43. UNHCR Update No. 8: Syria Regional Refugee Response

    This weekly update provides a snapshot of the United Nations and its partners' response to the influx of Syrian refug

    Monday, June 11, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 391
  44. CONFERENCES: Nobel Peace Laureate Rigoberta Menchú to Give UNESCO Human Rights Lecture

    Rigoberta Menchú Tum, the first Indigenous woman and the youngest person ever to receive the Nobel Peace Prize

    Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 453
  45. CAMPAIGN: World Pulse- Ending Violence Against Women

    World Pulse believes that your stories, recommendations, and collective rising leadership can—and will—br

    Monday, September 10, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 460
  46. PANEL DISCUSSION: The International Campaign to Stop Rape & Gender Violence in Conflict

    The International Campaign to Stop Rape & Gender Violence in Conflict will be making its first official visit to

    Monday, September 17, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 464
  47. BLOG: Will NATO Leave Afghan Women at Risk?

    “I have said that Afghanistan not only needs building construction, but also mental construction.”

    Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 490
  48. Conference: Trust Women-Putting the Rule of Law Behind Women's Rights

    awing on the global reach and reputation of the International Herald Tribune and the Thomson Reuters Foundation, the

    Monday, November 5, 2012 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 523
  49. BLOG: The Safety of Haitian Girls and Women Should Be Our Goal

    This past Saturday marked three years since Haiti was stuck by a devastating earthquake.

    Monday, January 14, 2013 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 568
  50. TRAINING & WORKSHOPS: Training Experts to Investigate Cases of Sexual and Gender-based Violence as International Crimes

    To increase the pool of experts that can be rapidly deployed to participate in investigations into gender-based crime

    Monday, February 4, 2013 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 596