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  1. South Asian Campaign to End All Violence against Women

    The six-year, six-country, South Asian Campaign to End All Violence against Women - or the 'WE CAN" campaign - a

    Wednesday, December 31, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 125
  2. Stand With Afghan Women & Girls

    As the international community and the Afghan government gather in Paris on June 12 to review the effectiveness of ai

    Wednesday, June 11, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 163
  3. Statement Read on Behalf of Afghan Women to the London Conference on Afghanistan

    As the only Afghan woman scheduled to address the plenary, I must spend a moment to focus on women's needs and priori

    Wednesday, January 27, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 340
  4. Afghan Women's Leaders' Priorities for Stabilization: Statement and Recommendations By Afghan Women's Network

    In the lead-up to the 28 January London Conference on Afghanistan, Afghan women human rights defenders released the f

    Tuesday, January 26, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 341
  5. Afghan Women Unite for Peace

    In Kandahar, one of the most violent provinces in Afghanistan, women are gathering for peace because they are tired o

    Saturday, March 7, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 344
  6. Repression of Women and Girls in Western Afghanistan

    Afghanistan is what Amnesty International deems a "human rights catastrophe".

    Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 349
  7. STATEMENT: Report from Afghanistan: Women's participation in Elections is Essential

    Editorial statement by Congresswoman Niki Tsongas

    Thursday, June 10, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 408
  8. BLOG: Callison: Watertown Teacher Driven to Empower Afghan Women

    These are the faces that Mary Redlin still sees, days after she returned from Afghanistan:

    Monday, August 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 431
  9. CONFERENCE: Women and the Kabul Conference Communiqué Celebration of Success or Time to Strategies For the Follow-up?

    The conference Afghan Women's Movement from First Women's Council to Kabul Conference was a joint event of Afghan Wom

    Friday, July 16, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 439
  10. STATEMENT: Afghan Women's Movement from First Women's Council to the Kabul Conference

    We, the delegates of the Afghan Women's Movement from First Women's Council to Kabul Conference, welcome the Afghan G

    Friday, July 16, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 455
  11. STATEMENT: Critical Role of Women in Peace and Security

    Melanne Verveer
    Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues

    Monday, July 26, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 474
  12. VIDEO: Life Today for Afghan Women

    Katie Couric interviews HRW researcher Zama Coursen-Neff.

    Thursday, August 19, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 483
  13. Summit County Woman Pushes for Education in Afghanistan

    Shannon Galpin, of Summit County, is the first woman to ride a bicycle in Afghanistan since the Taliban rose to power

    Sunday, August 29, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 491
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. BLOG: Advancing the Rights of Women and Girls: Keys to a Better Future for Afghanistan

    Secretary Clinton is a forceful and effective champion for women's rights.

    Thursday, August 26, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 499
  17. BLOG: At the Kabul Conference: Protecting Women's Rights, and Prospects for Peace and Justice

    The July 20, 2010, Kabul Conference, hosted by the Government of Afghanistan and co-chaired by the United Nations, br

    Sunday, August 15, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 500
  18. BLOG: What Does Misogyny Look Like? The Image of Gender Inequality

    The security alerts, planning memos and latest news had arrived overnight from colleagues in Kabul, those working in

    Tuesday, August 31, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 502
  19. PHOTO ESSAY: Women, War & Peace in Afghanistan, Jalalabad's Educational Oasis

    Tuesday, August 31, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 507
  20. BLOG: Who Cares About the Afghan Schoolgirls?

    The Taliban care, if the rest of the world does not.

    Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 511
  21. BLOG: Debating a Non-Negotiable Future for Afghan Women

    By Katherine Brown

    Tuesday, September 7, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 528
  22. VIDEO: Women, Peace and Security - Participation

    To view video, please click here.

    Thursday, September 9, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 543
  23. BLOG: While the World Scales Back its Afghanistan Ambitions, Afghan Women Push Forward

    At the same time the United States is scaling back its goals for Afghanistan, women in the country are scaling up the

    Tuesday, September 14, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 560
  24. 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
  25. BLOG: A Holy War on Women

    If anyone still doubted, or hadn't noticed, that misogyny is the fundamental pillar on which radical Islam is based,

    Thursday, September 16, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 569
  26. SUMMARY: The Role of Women in Peacebuilding and Reconstruction: Lessons from Rwanda, East Timor, and Afghanistan.

    This discussion was on-the-record.

    Sunday, September 19, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 570
  27. INTERVIEW: Ann Jones on 'War Is Not Over When It's Over'

    An important interview that also reveals a lot about what Obama's surge in Afghanistan means on the ground: &quot

    Wednesday, September 29, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 628
  28. MEETING: Retired Col. Ann Wright Addresses U.S. Involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan

    On Sept. 23, retired United States Army Col.

    Wednesday, September 29, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 630
  29. DISCUSSION: Women as a Barometer of Success and Stability? Sharing Sharing 'Lessons Learned' from Iraq to Afghanistan

    Click here to download audio

    Monday, October 4, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 643
  30. PANEL: HAWCA's Representative Rarticipation in UN's panel on SCR 1325/1820

    Year 2010 marks the 10th anniversary of the UN Security Council Resolution (SCR) 1325 on women, peace and security.

    Tuesday, October 19, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 694
  31. CAMPAIGN: Women's League Demands End of Iraq, Afghan Wars

    The costs of our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are staggering, especially as they relate to social needs in the U.S.

    Monday, November 1, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 724
  32. Analysis: In Pursuit of Justice in Afghanistan

    The International Criminal Court (ICC) should start investigating war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by

    Tuesday, November 9, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 735
  33. ANALYSIS: Afghan Women, War and Peace-building

    A year after President Obama's troop surge to Afghanistan, new poll results published yesterday in The Washington Pos

    Tuesday, December 7, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 801
  34. CAMPAIGN: Female Engagment Teams Winning Hearts and Minds in Afghanistan

    The many cultures in Afghanistan have one thing in common: They shelter their women from the outside world.

    Wednesday, December 8, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 802
  35. LECTURE: Women and the Transition to Democracy: Iraq, Afghanistan, and Beyond

    I'd like to thank Becky Norton Dunlop of The Heritage Foundation and Michelle Easton of the Clare Boothe Luce Policy

    Thursday, June 19, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 840
  36. INTERVIEW: Nonprofit Leader Working to Help Afghan Women

    Q: What's happening with the U.S.-Afghan Women's Council?

    Tuesday, December 14, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 854
  37. CONFERENCE FOLLOW UP: 1325+10 Peace Fair's Cyber Dialogue In-Country Statements

    Friday, December 31, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 860
  38. ANALYSIS: Aid Projects Bring New Hope for Afghan Women

    Since the fall of the Taliban in late 2001, Afghanistan has received billions of dollars in aid from Canada and other

    Sunday, January 2, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 862
  39. CONFERENCE FOLLOW UP: Chicago Event: Empowering Women and Rebuilding Afghanistan

    I frequently visit the Chicago Council on Global Affairs website to peruse their schedule of multidisciplinary progra

    Tuesday, January 4, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 868
  40. VIDEO: Afghan Women MPs

    This indicator will not tell the real story.

    Sunday, January 9, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 877
  41. LECTURE: Pair Deliver Afghan Perspective

    The applause and whoops Tuesday morning when Shaima Khinjani announced she and her husband, Faeez Akram, were expecti

    Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 891
  42. TRAINING: Midwife Training Program Begins in Afghanistan

    The Afghan Ministry of Health held an inauguration ceremony to mark the start of a tri-provincial midwife program in

    Monday, January 10, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 894
  43. ANALYSIS: Women and Peacemaking in Afghanistan: Room for Optimism?

    As the military effort in Afghanistan has stumbled, more attention has been paid to finding a political solution to t

    Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 898
  44. ANALYSIS: In Afghanistan, a Woman's Place is at the Peace Table

    Looking for a way out of Afghanistan?

    Wednesday, January 12, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 900
  45. EVENT: Afghan Women's Organization Founder Brings Advocacy to Hall

    Sunita Viswanath, founder of Women for Afghan Women, will be speaking at 6 p.m. on Feb.

    Wednesday, January 26, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 932
  46. OTHER: Afghan Photographer Wahidy Shoots Through the Burka

    Farzana Wahidy loves to capture women on film.

    Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 946
  47. PETITION: Sign The Petition & Join Me on the Bridge on the 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day – 8th March 2011

    Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 957
  48. BLOG: The New Women's Movement, From Congo To Davos

    "I follow with my eyes men who are passing by.

    Sunday, January 30, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 958
  49. BLOG: Women and Peacemaking in Nepal, Sri Lanka, Kashmir and Afghanistan

    Monday, February 7, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 968
  50. LETTER: What's Your Advice for Afghan Women, Hillary Clinton?

    Dear Secretary of State Hillary Clinton,

    Friday, February 4, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 971