What do driving, voting, wearing pants, and protesting have in common?
The Human Rights Committee concluded its ninety-ninth session today, during which it considered and adopted concludin
Rape in wartime is a scar on modern society that must be stamped out by ending impunity and changing men's attitudes
Refugees - often forced from their homes with nothing but the clothes on their back, then confined in camps and depen
“Peacekeeping economies” have not been subject to much analysis of either their economic or socio-cultura
This report is the second in a series of eight reports published by Plan examining the rights of girls throughout the
This volume documents UNFPA's experience addressing many forms of violence against women.
Truth commissions (TCs) are formed to investigatehuman rights violations that occur during armedconflict or under rep
Throughout history, gender−based violence has been an integral component of armed conflict.
This report was commissioned by the Netherlands Special Programme on WID, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (DGIS) of the N
October 2010 marks ten years since the passage of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 (PDF) on women, peace and secur