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  1. LIBERIA: Sexual Violence Against Women on the Rise in Liberia

    The public campaign to end violence against women has come and gone but the issue of sexual violence against women is

    Wednesday, December 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 600
  2. INTERNATIONAL: The Courage of Human Rights Defenders: Women Protesting Violence Are Often Met With Violence

    Leymah Gbowee of Liberia was one of three women to be honored with the 2011 Nobel Prize.

    Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 596
  3. LIBERIA: 'You Did it' - Leymah Says of Women

    When the bazooka ruled in 2003 and only the opinions of Liberian warlords and a beleaguered head of state mattered to

    Thursday, December 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 546
  4. INTERNATIONAL: Alfred Nobel's Legacy to Women

    On Saturday I was in Oslo with two of my sisters from Africa, Leymah Gbowee and Tawakkol Karman, to receive the Nobel

    Monday, December 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 537
  5. LIBERIA: Liberian Women Stalked by Rape

    As a young girl Garmar Murphy was forced into a child soldier's life, serving as a sexual plaything for Liberian rebe

    Tuesday, November 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 462
  6. AFRICA: Peacebuilders Fail Africa's Women Victims of War

    Thousands of women and girls who have been abducted by armed groups, enslaved and repeatedly raped during conflicts a

    Monday, October 31, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 381
  7. LIBERIA: Nobel Peace Prize Winners Sirleaf and Gbowee Reflect Liberian Women's Strength

    I went for a walk in Liberia two years ago.

    Wednesday, October 19, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 339
  8. LIBERIA: Nobel Laureate Seeks Re-election in Fateful Polls

    Liberians voted Tuesday in the country's second presidential election since the end of a brutal civil war, choosing f

    Wednesday, October 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 313
  9. INTERNATIONAL: Leymah Gbowee: Child Soldiers, Child Wives: Wounded for Life

    Working with ex-child soldiers of Charles Taylor's army, and the girls they have taken as wives, has convinced Nobel

    Friday, October 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 618
  10. LIBERIA: Unmil Supports 30 Percent Women Bill

    The United Nations Mission in Liberia or UNMIL has pledged support to a bill, seeking 30% women involvement in public

    Thursday, September 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 198
  11. DRC/LIBERIA: Sexual Abuse Allegations Against UN Peacekeepers in DR Congo and Liberia Decline

    Allegations of sexual abuse by soldiers serving in the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic

    Wednesday, July 27, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 142
  12. INTERNATIONAL: An Inside Look at UN Women's First Year

    It's mid-day in early March and about a hundred women and girls are squeezed into a round "peace hut" in th

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 072
  13. LIBERIA: Liberia Tackles Sexual Violence Head On

    Korlu, a young mother of two, lives on the outskirts of Monrovia, the capital here.

    Monday, June 27, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 020
  14. LIBERIA: Liberia Tackles Sexual Violence Head On

    Korlu, a young mother of two, lives on the outskirts of Monrovia, the capital here.

    Monday, June 27, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 043
  15. LIBERIA: ActionAid Boss Challenges Female Journalists

    Following a protracted period of its dormancy, the Female Journalists Association of Liberia has inducted its leaders

    Monday, June 20, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 971
  16. LIBERIA : 'You Have Brought Honor to All African Women,' Senegal's Wade Says

    President Ellen Johnson has been awarded the 2011 African Gender Award at a ceremony held Saturday night in the Seneg

    Saturday, June 18, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 975
  17. LIBERIA: Rural Women Want Inclusion In Politics

    As the Presidential and General Elections draw nearer, women in rural Liberia have called on political parties to inc

    Wednesday, June 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 890
  18. LIBERIA: Election Workshop Helps Women Gain Political 'Know-How'

    As Africa's first woman presidential leader, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, works for an October 2011 bid for re-election, a

    Wednesday, June 1, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 851
  19. INTERNATIONAL/LIBERIA: 'UN Peacekeeping Missions Should Have More Women'

    The UN peacekeeping missions should have more women to increase trust with the local populace, said Poonam Gupta, hea

    Saturday, May 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 830
  20. INTERNATIONAL/LIBERIA: Peace Negotiations:Did You Carry a Gun?

    Leymah Gbowee from Liberia didn't want the powerful story of Liberian women's peace-making to dominate this morning's

    Wednesday, May 25, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 809
  21. LIBERIA/COTE D'IVOIRE: In the Shadows of Ivory Coast's War

    As Colonel Gaddafi continues his pillage in North Africa, harrowing skeletons from his closet remain buried deep in t

    Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 777
  22. INTERNATIONAL: Women Key to Successful Peace And Security

    Women are critical to peace building and conflict resolution.

    Friday, April 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 678
  23. Monthly Action Points (MAP) on Women, Peace and Security, NGOWG, March 2011

    The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the March 2011 version the Monthly Action Points (MAP

    Friday, April 29, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 385
  24. LIBERIA: Ghanaian Soldiers Lead The Way In Liberia

    In fulfilment of Section 15 of the United Nations Mission in Liberia's (UNMIL) SOP, soldiers of the Ghanaian Battalio

    Thursday, April 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 614
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  26. INTERNATIONAL/LIBERIA: Rape is 'Widespread' - Report

    Despite constant trials and imprisonment, rape continues to be a 'widespread' crime against women, the US State Depar

    Friday, April 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 578
  27. LIBERIA: Amb. Greenfield Dismisses Women's 30 Percent Legislative Seats Demand

    US Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield says that a women-sponsored legislation calling for the enactment into law the

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 557
  28. COTE D'IVOIRE/LIBERIA: IRC Press Release: Rape and Sexual Abuse Pervasive in Ivory Coast Crisis

    Alarming numbers of Ivorian women and girls have been raped, sexually assaulted, beaten and harassed by armed men at

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 576
  29. LIBERIA: Why I'm Optimistic About West Africa

    As I read reports of upheaval in North Africa and watch with apprehension as tensions reach their boiling point in C&

    Monday, April 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 506
  30. COTE D'IVOIRE/LIBERIA: Refugees Report Murder, Rape, Abuse

    Ivoirians who have fled across the border to Liberia have reported incidents of rape, sexual abuse and murder to NGOs

    Friday, April 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 507
  31. LIBERIA: Removing the Roadblocks: A Response to the Defeat of the Gender Equity Bill

    The Gender Equity Bill in Liberia that had sought to allocate 30% of women's representation in the government was def

    Tuesday, April 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 496
  32. Monthly Action Points (MAP) for the Security Council: April 2011

    For April, in which the United States has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the si

    Friday, April 1, 2011
    Monthly Action Points91 446
  33. LIBERIA: As Crisis Continues in Ivory Coast: U.S. Ambassador Challenges Women

    The United States Ambassador to Liberia has challenged Liberian women to stand-up and say no to the on-going politica

    Thursday, March 31, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 492
  34. COTE D'IVOIRE/LIBERIA: West African Women Demand Peace In Cote D'Ivoire

    Women from across West Africa on Wednesday pleaded with Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of We

    Friday, March 25, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 547
  35. LIBERIA: Women Censor Women

    When people's persistent demands to be heard fall upon deaf ears, the resultant effect is usually emotional outburst

    Thursday, March 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 418
  36. LIBERIA: Women Leading Change in Liberia

    "Let's take a moment of silence for our sisters and brothers in Cote d'Ivoire," she said.

    Saturday, March 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 419
  37. LIBERIA: The Women's Fears at Our Borders

    The endless battle against extortion, drug smuggling, sexual abuse and gender based violence - crimes that have expos

    Sunday, March 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 333
  38. LIBERIA: Liberia Gears Up For International Women's Day Celebration

    Programs marking this year's International Women's Day celebration with the Global theme: ‘'Equal Access to Edu

    Wednesday, March 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 332
  39. Monthly Action Points (MAP) for the Security Council: March 2011

    For March, in which the United Kingdom has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on count

    Tuesday, March 1, 2011
    Monthly Action Points91 449
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  41. LIBERIA: Women Have the Power

    Jennifer Buffett talks to a social worker in Liberia who is working to change society's perception of girls.

    Saturday, February 19, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 261
  42. COTE D'IVOIRE: MRU Women on the Move for Peace

    The Mano River Union Women Peace Network (Liberia Chapter) in collaboration with other women Organizations in Liberia

    Wednesday, February 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 236
  43. LIBERIA: The Rapid Re-emergence of A Once Failed State

    If there were any doubts concerning the impact of her Presidency in the African political arena, the President's inte

    Monday, February 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 180
  44. LIBERIA: Liberian Activist Tipped to Win 2011 Nobel Peace Prize

    Harpviken describes Gbowee, 39, as someone who lives up to Alfred Nobel's “champion of peace” ambition an

    Friday, February 4, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 158
  45. LIBERIA: President Sirleaf Returns From AU Summit

    President Sirleaf on Sunday joined women in Africa and across the world to celebrate the creation of the newest Unite

    Wednesday, February 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 149
  46. LIBERIA: Liberia Women Democracy Radio Boost Women's Numbers in Newsrooms

    Garpeh produces about two such stories on the needs of women for broadcast each day by the Liberia Women Democracy Ra

    Tuesday, February 1, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 140
  47. LIBERIA: Regional Body Honors Liberian Leader

    Accordingly, President Ellen Johnson was selected for the 2011 award, becoming the first woman president to receive t

    Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 084
  48. LIBERIA: Liberia Wins African Gender Award 2011

    Liberia's nomination for the award is the fourth since 2005, when Senegal's President Abdoulaye Wade and former South

    Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 085
  49. LIBERIA: UN WOMEN Conducts Training on Gender Responsive Budgeting for Government Officials and Civil Society

    UN Women conducted two workshops in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County, and Monrovia in Montserrado County.

    Thursday, January 20, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 052
  50. LIBERIA: Another Woman Joins the Race

    A Liberian lady, fully armed with Masters and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees, has arrived in the country from the

    Wednesday, January 19, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 046

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