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  1. Across Conflict Lines: Women Mediating for Peace. 12th Annual Colloquium Findings

    This paper draws on discussions from The Institute for Inclusive Security's 12th Annual Colloquium “Across Conf

    Saturday, January 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 347
  2. GUATEMALA: Women Make Inroads in Key Positions of Power

    GUATEMALA CITY, Dec 27, 2010 (IPS) - Guatemala, it seems, is trying out a new image.

    Monday, December 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 942
  3. Indigenous Women's Access to Justice in Latin America

    This paper gives an overview of the challenges which indigenous women in Latin America face in accessing both formal

    Sunday, December 5, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 083
  4. HONDURAS: Women's Rights Under Seige After Military Coup

    4 women have been killed in protests/for participating in the resistance: Wendy Avila and Olga Osiris Ucles were both

    Friday, December 3, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 732
  5. LATIN AMERICA: Gender and Political Parties: Without Equality, Far from Parity

    The new decade begins with the election of another woman president.

    Monday, November 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 619
  6. LATIN AMERICA: New Book Investigates Violence Against Women in Latin America

    A new book, coedited by Rosa-Linda Fregoso, professor of Latin American and Latino studies at UC Santa Cruz, investig

    Monday, November 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 481
  7. LATIN AMERICA: Women Change Political Landscape in Latin America

    In a country where machismo is still the rule, Sandra Torres doesn't cut the demure figure of past first ladies.

    Saturday, August 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 013
  8. LATIN AMERICA: Women of All Continents are Meeting Against Militarization

    "Weapons were silenced so women and people can speak" and "My body is my house, my house is my territo

    Monday, August 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 890
  9. LATIN AMERICA: Latin American Economic Summit Promotes Abortion, Condemns "Lesbophobia"

    A recent gathering of Latin America's top economic commission issued a document praising secularism, condemning &quot

    Thursday, July 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 684
  10. LATIN AMERICA: In Latin America, a Harbinger of Women's Rights

    With a historic vote this month allowing gay couples to marry and adopt children, Argentina joined a vanguard of nati

    Tuesday, July 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 658
  11. LATIN AMERICA: Former President Bachelet Joins Inter-American Dialogue think-tank

    “President Bachelet is widely acknowledged to be one of Latin America's most accomplished and popular heads of

    Thursday, July 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 661
  12. MEXICO: 38 Percent of Mexican Women Suffer Gender Violence

    Thirty eight percent of Mexican women suffer physical, sexual or psychological aggression, and nearly 75 percent of v

    Wednesday, July 21, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 619
  13. LATIN AMERICA: Latin American, Caribbean Women's Congress Approves Brasilia Consensus

    The 11th Regional Conference on Latin American and Caribbean Women closes Friday with the approval of the "Brasi

    Sunday, July 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 598
  14. LATIN AMERICA: Women Still Playing Catch Up

    Women in Latin America have come a long way but aren't there yet.

    Friday, July 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 624
  15. HONDURAS: Honduran Women Reject US Military Presence

    Honduran women rejected on Wednesday the increased US military presence in the country and the installation of two ne

    Thursday, July 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 584
  16. GUATEMALA/USA: Ruling on Women May Spur Asylum Claims

    A United States federal court ruling this week could unleash a wave of political asylum claims from applicants who sa

    Thursday, July 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 608
  17. GUATEMALA/USA: Guatemalan Women Who Flee Violence in Homeland Find it Catches Up in Palm Beach County

    When a federal court in California blocked the deportation of an undocumented Guatemalan woman this week, the case re

    Thursday, July 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 609
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  19. GUATEMALA: Appeals Court Allows Possible Asylum for Guatemalan Women

    The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Monday that Guatemalan women could possibly be eligible for political asylum

    Wednesday, July 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 585
  20. GUATEMALA: Ruling Opens Door to Asylum for Guatemalan Women Fleeing Violence

    Washington, Jul 13 (EFE).- The 9th U.S.

    Tuesday, July 13, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 533
  21. GUATEMALA: Court ruling affects Guatemalan women seeking asylum in U.S.

    An appeals court ruling has raised the possibility that Guatemalan women will be able to seek asylum in the United St

    Tuesday, July 13, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 535
  22. GUATEMALA: Guatemalan Tied to Massacre Pleads Guilty in U.S.

    A former Guatemalan soldier pleaded guilty Wednesday to concealing his role in a 1982 massacre of peasants by the arm

    Wednesday, July 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 522
  23. EL SALVADOR: After Storms, Women Lead Village Reconstruction

    Hurricane Ida left behind a trail of destruction when it slammed into El Salvador last November.
    Sunday, June 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 388
  24. NICARAGUA: Land Titles Liberate Women Farmers

    Josefina Rodríguez very nearly lost her life trying to protect the small plot of farmland in rural Nicaragua t

    Tuesday, June 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 154
  25. MEXICO: Mexico Ignores Inter-American Court Rulings

    Six months after the Inter-American Court of Human Rights handed down two sentences against the Mexican state, one of

    Tuesday, June 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 156
  26. Women in the Armed and Police Forces: Resolution 1325 and Peace Operations in Latin America

    Latin-American countries are important contributors within the peace operations scenario.

    Friday, May 28, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 614
  27. MEXICO: Supreme Court Protects Rape Victims

    In a landmark decision today, Mexico's Supreme Court required all of the country's states to distribute emergency con

    Thursday, May 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 148
  28. LATIN AMERICA: Making Latin America's Cities Women-Friendly

    "Violence against women is not only domestic, it also happens in the streets.

    Tuesday, May 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 216
  29. NICARAGUA: Karla Jacobs: Interview with Marcia Saavedra

    In this interview Marcia talks about achievements and set backs of the Nicaraguan women's movement over the last few

    Tuesday, May 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 068
  30. MEXICO: Mother's Day Victory for Ciudad Juarez Women

    On the eve of Mother's Day 2010, relatives of women murdered in Ciudad Juarez and their allies chalked up another vic

    Saturday, May 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 066
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  32. HONDURAS: Out of the Past, a New Honduran Culture of Resistance

    Four days after Roberto Micheletti took over Honduras in the June 28, 2009, military coup, he appointed his own nephe

    Monday, May 3, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 067
  33. Legacy of Repression: Violence against Women in Post-Conflict Guatemala

    Guatemala's 36 year civil war resulted in 662 massacres, 200, 000 dead or “disappeared”, and over one mil

    Saturday, May 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 793
  34. LATIN AMERICA: Equality for Women - "The Core of the Problem is Care"

    "Women help to reduce poverty and raise family incomes, but they pay too high a price for it, because in every c

    Monday, April 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 922
  35. LATIN AMERICA: Still a Long Way to Go for Black Women

    At the age of 17, Meybelin Bernárdez is clear about the future: "When I finish my studies, I'll return to

    Friday, March 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 878
  36. HONDURAS: Hondurans' Great Awakening

    Two powerful forces have swept through Honduras since the June 28, 2009, coup that deposed President Manuel "Mel

    Thursday, March 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 930
  37. LATIN AMERICA: ECLAC poll: 75% of Latin American Opinion Leaders Believe Gender Parity in Politics Strengthens Democracy

    75% of opinion leaders in Latin America believe that deliberately fomenting gender parity in politics

    Tuesday, March 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 057
  38. LATIN AMERICA: Women's Rights Laws - Where's the Enforcement?

    Advanced new legislation and constitutional reforms on women's rights are paving the way for equal opportunities for

    Friday, March 5, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 879
  39. CENTRAL AMERICA: Women Make Headway in Politics - and Want More

    The victory of Laura Chinchilla in Costa Rica's presidential elections, and the growing participation of women in Cen

    Friday, March 5, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 880
  40. Indian Women Raped by Soldiers Seek Justice in Guatemala

    A group of Guatemalan Indian women who were raped by army soldiers during the country's 1960-1996 civil war broke the

    Friday, March 5, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 064
  41. GUATEMALA: Court of Conscience Against Sexual Violence During the Internal Armed Conflict

    March 4-5, 2010, marked a historic moment for women in Guatemala, where for the first time the Court of Conscience ag

    Friday, March 5, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 069
  42. Women's Role in Peacebuilding: Nicaragua, El Salvador, and Guatemala Compared

    Peacebuilding has become increasing important as a means of preventing continuinghostilities among previously warring

    Monday, March 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 791
  43. COSTA RICA: Chinchilla to Join Club of Women Presidents

    Laura Chinchilla of the governing National Liberation Party (PLN) will be the first female president of Costa Rica

    Monday, February 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 491
  44. MEXICO: Women - Casualties in Army's Counternarcotics War

    Human rights organisations in Mexico and the United States sounded the alarm about abuses against women by the Mexica

    Wednesday, February 3, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 494
  45. UN in Guatemala Condemns Recent Threats against Mrs. Norma Cruz

    UNITED NATIONS SYSTEM IN GUATEMALA CONDEMNS THREATS AGAINST NORMA CRUZ, DIRECTOR OF ‘SURVIVORS FOUNDATION'

    Thursday, January 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 517
  46. More Central American Women being Killed, Cobourg Charity Says

    The rising number of women being murdered in Central America is highlighted in a recently released grim report, thank

    Sunday, January 3, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 518
  47. At Least 708 Women Killed in 2009 in Guatemala

    Some 708 women were killed in Guatemala in 2009, based on Interior Ministry figures released on Saturday.

    Saturday, January 2, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 519