“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.”
In early December 2011, IPJ Deputy Director Dee Aker and Program Officer Zahra Ismail were in Cambodia for the th
A new device called a "Silent Observer" -- hailed as a solution to curbing the practice of aborting female
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IBNS) ASSOCHAM, Creative Living Foundation of India and Paiman Trust of Pakistan have set
The government has not only empowered the womenfolk in the country but also working to provide them space in all walk
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra offered Burma's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi her support in a coming by-e
More than two years after the end of the 30-year war between the Sri Lankan government and Tamil rebels, wome
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A women's rights activist from Jordan, during an İstanbul conference on women's empowerment in the midst of the
Women in Sri Lanka's predominantly Tamil-speaking north and east are facing a desperate lack of security in the after
IMPHAL, December 16: The department of Political Science, Nambol L.
When Alfred Nobel drew up his will, he designated peace as the fifth and final prize area.
Kabul - Afghanistan's government can't hold peace talks with its Taliban insurgents until the Islamic militia identif
Iranian authorities allegedly lifted the death sentence imposed on Kurdish woman activist Zeyneb Jalalian.
Afghan women want peace, but not at the cost of losing all they have gained in the last 10 years.
Kashmala Bibi* says her cousin's breasts were cut into pieces when five militants walked into their house and
Activists warned the government Tuesday against failing to adopt a new electoral law that would provide better repres
For years, a Bay Area couple had been trying to publicize the danger that dissidents from their native Iran faced at
The fact that within a period of one month Pakistan has passed three pro-women bills can be considered a tremendous a
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KATHMANDU, NEPAL (Catholic Online) - Attracted to the Army by promises of equality and justice during the decade of c
This past year there were signs that the world is waking up to the power and contribution of women.
First there was only one: Prof.
The Senate unanimously passed two historical bills upholding the rights of women, The Acid Control and Acid Crim
The Burmese army has been following a policy of systematically raping women and girls to subjugate the country's rebe
Dalit Baum has found an effective strategy to discourage multinational corporations from doing business in the Israel
Kyrgyzstan: Sexual violence amidst ethnic conflict - such is the title of the new Report of the Association 'Human Ri
JERUSALEM — The subject of a women's place in public dominated Israel's headlines this week after a series of i
As part of its commitment to the process of peace-building between India and its neighboring countries, WISCOMP - Wom
Coverage on Afghan women who have traveled the distance to be part of the Bonn Conference in Germany this week did sh
The same sea, the same sky. The distance between Mumbai and Karachi is only 877 km.
A small group of thoughtful people could change the world.
More than 50 percent of peace agreements fail within five years of being signed.
Women are facing disproportionately high risks to their livelihoods and health from climate change, as well as associ
Armed with only a slightly used copy book sent by her aunt from Peshawar, the capital of the northwestern Khyber Pakh
Kamindanawan, a celebratory gathering of Mindanao women leaders, is set to honor tomorrow some 11 Mindanawon women an
Many Afghan women find themselves suffering from violence and abuse, with virtually no legal protection.