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SERBIAN ARMY PEACEKEEPING MISSIONS
The United States hopes to prevent and defuse conflicts by getting more women seated at negotiating tables around the
By most measures, women are disproportionately underrepresented as peacekeepers and in the leadership of peacekeeping
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KATHMANDU, NEPAL (Catholic Online) - Attracted to the Army by promises of equality and justice during the decade of c
Women Without Borders is an international organization that works to research, advocate and lobby globally for women.
Anyone lucky enough to be teaching peace studies courses soon notices that more females are in the classes than males
On Saturday I was in Oslo with two of my sisters from Africa, Leymah Gbowee and Tawakkol Karman, to receive the Nobel
The continuing prevalence of civil wars merits renewed efforts to understand more about how they might be successfull
Coverage on Afghan women who have traveled the distance to be part of the Bonn Conference in Germany this week did sh
Their `century' shouldn't be perceived as the end of men
On December 5, the international community will gather with Afghan leaders in Bonn, Germany's picturesque Cold War-er
IMPORTANT talks are coming up where discussions about the peace of Afghanistan will take place.
United Nations: An Afghan women's rights campaigner and a Palestinian peace activist are the winners of a United Nati
Co-Director of the London School of Economics and Political Science, Dr.
As wars become less about states and more about societies, women can play a greater role in shaping or ending conflic
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday called for the involvement of more women in conflict prevention and mediat
while working as a gender-based violence consultant for my first UN peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic o
Kathryn Bolkovac was looking for adventure when she left Lincoln in 1999 to join the United Nations peacekeeping miss
These are the remarks, as prepared for delivery, of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at a panel discussion in New Yor
The United Nations today screened The Whistleblower at its New York Headquarters, using the film's theme of a contrac
The significance of the decision to award the Nobel Peace Prize to three women from the global south extends way beyo
“Make Room for Peace – a guide to women's participation in peace processes” gives practical guidanc
This report reviews the existing evidence relating to the impact of uniformed women peacekeepers – i.e.
African women who bear the brunt of the continent's conflicts now demand to play a defining role in peacekeeping.
The Commander of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), Major General Luiz Ramos, has written
By now you may have heard about an accusation of terrible cruelty on the part of Uruguayan peacekeepers in Haiti.
Madeleine Rees, a former U.N.
The Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon sent Wednesday in Port-au-Prince three senior UN officials as part of the correctiv
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has sent a senior team to Haiti to enforce the United Nations' zero-tolerance policy on
Alberto Breccia, a presidential spokesman, said "there is a criminal complaint drawn up by the military" to
The United Nations said today that Uruguay should conduct a full and thorough investigation into allegations of sexua
On screen, two senior United Nations officials in Bosnia are arguing about firing Kathy Bolkovac, an American police
Foreign ministers and defense chiefs from the Latin American countries that have more than 12,000 peacekeepers in Hai
In 1999, Kathryn Bolkovac, a single mother from Nebraska and a seasoned cop, joined the U.N.
Peace is not made with friends, it is made with enemies.
On August 26, 2011 the United Nations Security Council (SC) held an open debate on UN global peaceke
Allegations of sexual abuse by soldiers serving in the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic
This report by the United Nations Joint Human Rights Office (UNJHRO) relates to the attacks on civilians by a coaliti
The United Nations Refugee Agency reported this month that 170 women were raped during a raid on a village by an arme
The Sudanese Army and its allied militias have gone on an unsparing rampage to crush rebel fighters in the Nuba Mount
The UN Mission in Sudan (UNMIS) has categorically denied allegations of misconduct against its peacekeepers in the co
With UN peacekeepers accused of at least six rapes in Southern Kordofan in Sudan, what has the UN system done?
The head of the United Nation entity tasked with promoting gender equality today reiterated that economic empowerment
Two long years after charges of “sexual misconduct” were leveled against the Indian peacekeepers deployed
A NATO official in Kosovo says a peacekeeper has been charged with raping several women working in a military camp in
The UN peacekeeping missions should have more women to increase trust with the local populace, said Poonam Gupta, hea