“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.”
UNECE has identified several key areas where disadvantages for women currently exist in the region, as well as policy
SERBIAN ARMY PEACEKEEPING MISSIONS
Today, one-third of company owners and top managers in Bulgaria are women.
Rape as a tool of war is uncomfortable subject matter.
This report, launched 7 December 2011, presents the findings and analysis generated by a needs assessment on gender a
According to data from the Kosovo Police's Human Rights Department, there were 9,772 police-documented cases of domes
The continuing prevalence of civil wars merits renewed efforts to understand more about how they might be successfull
For December, in which the Russian Federation has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations o
I remember one day, when I was working in Belfast – it was back in the nineties.
The need to engage women in all phases of conflict prevention, crisis management and post-conflict rehabilitation was
Crime hurts, and the protection of victims from criminality is always a priority in any criminal policy.
Kosovo is a source, destination and transit country for trafficking of women and children, a recently released US Sta
What do driving, voting, wearing pants, and protesting have in common?
The availability of small arms increases sexual violence against women.
How does Europe compare with sub-Saharan Africa in terms of women's rights?
The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Mrs. Atifete Jahjaga continues the official visit to Lithuania.
CYPRUS has been placed on the US' sex trafficking watch list after failing to meet minimum standards for the eliminat
The PSNI is becoming increasingly concerned that dangerous crime gangs involved in human trafficking are targeting No
Malta, Cyprus and Estonia have been put on a watch list by the US for allegedly failing to stop high levels of human
State Secretary of the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy and National Director of project “Fight against sex
Violence starts in the mind, so we have to start by changing the minds of men and women all over the world." Nob
A local women's rights group has called on authorities to tackle sexual exploitation of trafficked women by prosecuti
A NATO official in Kosovo says a peacekeeper has been charged with raping several women working in a military camp in
After curving through miles of Quebec's countryside, the road to Montebello arrives at an enormous log cabin along th
Ratko Mladic, the Serbian General wanted for war crimes including the killing of over 8,000 men and boys around the t
Bakira arrived late at the Nobel Women's Initiative conference at Montebello, an envoy from a nightmare period of eth
The number of women on political scene of Serbia, especially at influential posts, has been significantly dropping ea
Sat in the front row in army fatigues and desert boots and patiently listening to children giving their presentation,
This week in Istanbul 13 European countries signed a Council of Europe convention on combating violence against women
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the May 2011 version of the Monthly Action Points (MA
Women are critical to peace building and conflict resolution.
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the April 2011 version of our Monthly Action Points (
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the January 2011 version of the Monthly Action Points
In office for nearly a year now, Serbia's Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Nevena Petrusic has been deluge
Women from all the main parties are set to join forces next week — to demand an increase in females in the next
Biserka Vukasinovic has a strong homing instinct, honed from her experience as a refugee twice over, a returnee and a
Loznica town management senior official Ljubinka Gordanic is one of the many high-ranking women that heads to work ea
Government interference in the judiciary, corruption, intimidation of the media, discrimination and harassment of mem
The International Day of the Roma is celebrated on April 8.
Minister of the Interior Neoclis Sylikiotis has insisted that progress has been made in recent years to tackle the pr
This paper attempts to provide an input for the forthcoming “EU Framework and National strategy on Roma inclusi
Young children and women are vulnerable to sexual exploitation because of gaps in the law and the lack of its impleme
Last year, Serbia passed a bill regulating gender equality, but the traditional Balkan notion that women belong at ho
Rape and other sexual violence against women should be recognised as a crime throughout the EU, and its perpetrators
She does not have a first name, nor a face.
Chechnya's Kremlin-installed strongman Ramzan Kadyrov has ordered Chechen women to wear "modest attire" tha