“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.”
Dalit Baum has found an effective strategy to discourage multinational corporations from doing business in the Israel
JERUSALEM — The subject of a women's place in public dominated Israel's headlines this week after a series of i
More than 50 percent of peace agreements fail within five years of being signed.
Recently there has been increased focus on the issue of violence against women.
We, the General Arab Women Federation, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) and the World YWCA
BETHLEHEM Palestinian rights groups spoke out Thursday on the role of women in conflict and peace-building.
Security Council-"Women and Peace and Security"
The Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution under George Mason University hosted an international conference e
The tri-lateral women's group, consisting of Palestinian women, Israeli women and female political leaders from aroun
Speaking to the US congress in May, Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu boasted that his country is a beacon of
Several hundred Palestinian and Israeli women demonstrated on Saturday on each side of Israel's Qalandiya checkpoint,
At the start of the summer, Israel's social protest movement looked like it would represent a real turning point for
Skittish at first, then wide-eyed with delight, the women and girls entered the sea, smiling, splashing and then join
They answered an ad promising lucrative work as au pairs in Amman, but found themselves caught up in the web of sex t
The UN General Assembly in September may prove to be an important step on the road to a Palestinian state.
Israel could soon have a new government ministry and accompanying minister dedicated entirely to improving the situat
There is no meaningful equality in Israel between men and women when it comes to matters relating to marriage and fam
Six shelters for battered women are likely to close because the organizations running them for years did not win the
Palestinian officials and international personalities have hailed the support extended by HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Muba
Supreme Court Justice Yoram Danziger ruled on Wednesday that Katsav, who was convicted of rape and sexual harassment,
In February 2003, the Tel Aviv-based Hotline for Migrant Workers (HMW) published a report titled, "Modern Slaver
Many have long maintained that a mass-based and sustained campaign of nonviolent Palestinian resistance -- a "Wh
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the April 2011 version of our Monthly Action Points (
The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator for the Occupied Palestinian Territory has called for protection of the r
“They say Gaza people can cope with everything. But why do we have to?
Israeli troops stormed a village near near Nablus early Thursday, arresting more than 100 women as they hunted the ki
The Central Committee of the Palestinian Democratic Union convened Saturday in Ramallah and Gaza City and elected the
In a parliamentary government like Israel's, pretty much all executive power resides in the Prime Minister.
All across the occupied Palestinian territories, women took to the streets on Tuesday in commemoration of the 100th a
The Palestinian people's oppression continues primarily due to the financial, diplomatic and military support that th
Palestinian women in the West Bank and Gaza held rallies Monday to commemorate International Women's Day.
Iranian lawmaker Fatemeh Ajorlu has criticized the United Nations for the approach it has adopted toward the plight o
Despite being the main victims in regional armed conflicts, women are still excluded from playing a role in conflict
Gender-based violence in the occupied Palestinian territory remains at epidemic levels, according to UN agencies, loc
The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women has considered the combined fourth and fifth periodi
The combined fourth and fifth periodic report of Israel (CEDAW/C/ISR/4-5) states the Police Special Task Force for Tr
The Palestinian Cabinet endorsed a nine-year national strategic plan to combat violence again women in the occupied P
Around 700 people, many of them women, attended a memorial march in the West Bank on Friday to honour a woman who die