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  1. ALGERIA: Algeria Breaks Silence on Violence Against Women

    Her face is swollen, her eyes are red and her nightdress is torn in places.

    Thursday, December 27, 2007
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 476
  2. Middle East: The Terrorized Half of Our Society

    The undeclared war on women continues to victimize women worldwide on a daily basis; the Middle East is no exception.

    Thursday, December 6, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 513
  3. Situation of and Assistance to Palestinian women

    The present report summarizes the situation of Palestinian women between October 2006 and September 2007, in accordan

    Monday, December 3, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 705
  4. African Refugee Network Newsletter

    The African Refugee Network Newsletter is a bimonthly publication of the ECDC Center for African Refugees and Immigra

    Saturday, December 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 073
  5. Human Rights for Women - Human Rights for All: UDHR 60

    The Center for Women's Global Leadership is committed to the realization of human rights for all, with a focus on the

    Saturday, December 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 088
  6. Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict : Global Overview and Implications for the Security Sector

    This report demonstrates the horrifying scope and magnitude of sexual violence in armed conflict.

    Saturday, December 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 109
  7. Unfolding The Realities: Silenced Voices of Women in Politics

    This report, Unfolding The Realities: Silenced Voices of Women in Politics is an endeavor to explore violence faced b

    Saturday, December 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 165
  8. 2007: Year in Review

    The PeaceWomen Team
    Sam Cook

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    Sam Cook

    Saturday, December 1, 2007
    ENews91 001
  9. Case Study: Bougainville - Papua New Guinea

    The southwest Pacific islands of Bougainville were devastated by a violent civil war between local groups and the Pap

    Saturday, November 24, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 567
  10. Feminist Phenomenon; 7th Anniversary of Resolution 1325 Is it the 7th Year of Hypocrisies, or the Year of Implementation?

    What is the use of celebrating the law that for the first time expressed concern over women adversely affected by arm

    Sunday, November 11, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 634
  11. WILPF: Women and Cluster Munitions

    Cluster bombs are weapons that consist of one carrier container filled with separate bomblets.

    Sunday, November 4, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 185
  12. Sierra Leone: Getting Reparations Right for Victims of Sexual Violence

    All victims and survivors of crimes against humanity, war crimes and other serious violations of international human

    Thursday, November 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 081
  13. Exported and Exposed: Abuses against Sri Lankan Domestic Workers in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Lebanon, and the United Arab Emirates

    The 131-page report documents the serious abuses that domestic workers face at every step of the migration process.

    Thursday, November 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 123
  14. Haiti: Putting Gender and Peacekeeping into Practice

    Today's multidimensional peacekeeping operations encompass a wide range of activities such as civil affairs, human ri

    Thursday, November 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 046
  15. Roles and Responsibilities of WHO: Health Action in Crisis in relation to SCR 1325

    Sexual and gender based violence has been reported to be increasing in crises situations especially those characteris

    Thursday, November 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 267
  16. 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

    The 16 Days Campaign, now in its 17th year, is the focus of this November edition of the 1325 PeaceWo

    Sam Cook

    Thursday, November 1, 2007
    ENews91 002
  17. Burundi: No Protection from Rape in War and Peace

    The most commonly reported form of sexual violence in Burundi is rape, and is committed by both state and non-state a

    Tuesday, October 9, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 880
  18. Indicators to Measure Violence Against Women


    1. This paper is prepared for the UN Expert Group Meeting on indicators to measure

    Sunday, October 7, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 296
  19. Policy Briefing Paper: Gender Sensitive Police Reform in Post Conflict Societies Contents

    In early 2007, the Government of India sent over 100 highly trained women police officers to Liberia, as the UN's fir

    Monday, October 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 335
  20. Women Building Peace and Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict-Affected Contexts

    Women's engagement in peace-building is recognized by many international institutions as a crucial element of recover

    Monday, October 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 342
  21. Guns and Roses: Gender and Armed Violence in Africa

    This paper will focus specifically on the nature and extent of armed violence, including sexual violence, against w
    Monday, October 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 371
  22. Final Report: Monitoring Implementation of UN SCR 1325 in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    In Bosnia & Herzegovina (BiH) the civil society sector is generally familiar with the UNSCR1325 and its importanc

    Monday, October 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 316
  23. October 2007: Marking Seven Years

    As reflected in this edition of the PeaceWomen E-News, the seventh year since the adoption of Resolut

    Sam Cook

    Monday, October 1, 2007
    ENews91 003
  24. Security Council Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security, October 2007

    The seventh Open Debate, held under the presidency of Ghana, the Security Council reaffirmed “the importance of

    Monday, October 1, 2007
    Security Council Debate87 162
  25. 62nd Session 2007/2008

    Tuesday, September 25, 2007

    The General Debate of the 62nd session of the General Assembly was held on 25 September–3 October 2007.

    General Assembly Sessions47 363
  26. Statement on The Situation In Burma

    The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom sends greetings, solidarity and support to citizens of Burma,

    Monday, September 24, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 591
  27. Report of the Secretary-General on Women, Peace and Security 2007

    In its presidential statement of 26 October 2006 on women and peace and security (S/PRST/2006/42), the Security Counc

    Wednesday, September 12, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 172
  28. Report of the Secretary-General on Women, Peace, and Security (2007)

    Annual report of the Secretary-General, 2007
    Wednesday, September 12, 2007
    Secretary General Reports11 617
  29. Regional Conference on Men as Partners to end Violence against Women (EVAW)

    We, the representatives of Government, bilateral and multilateral organizations, non-government organizations, media,

    Monday, September 3, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 392
  30. Sexual Violence, Armed Conflict and International Law in Africa

    Recent empirical evidence suggests that sexual violence is increasingly becominga phenomenon of armed confl ict.

    Monday, September 3, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 846
  31. Claiming Rights, Claiming Justice: A Guidebook on Women Human Rights Defenders

    This guidebook is an important initiative to acknowledge the valuable contribution of women human rights defenders in

    Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 085
  32. Focus on Burma

    As we publish this September edition of the PeaceWomen 1325 E-News, the attention of the world is turned to events un

    The PeaceWomen Team

    Saturday, September 1, 2007
    ENews91 004
  33. Women, Peace and Security in Afghanistan, Implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 Six Years On: Post-Bonn Gains And Gaps

    It has been six years since the United Nations (UN) Security Council unanimouslyadopted Resolution 1325 and five year

    Friday, August 31, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 816
  34. Focus on the DRC

    This edition of the PeaceWomen E-News focuses on women, peace and security issues in the Democratic R

    The PeaceWomen Team

    Friday, August 31, 2007
    ENews91 005
  35. Contributing to Peace and Justice: Finding a Balance Between DDR and Reparations

    It is obvious that one stands in new territory when the first task that the introduction of a paper has to do is to e

    Thursday, August 30, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 815
  36. The U.N S.C Resolution: What Effective Impact for Congolese Women?

    August 29, 2007 - The adoption of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 has undoubtedly influenced opinion

    Wednesday, August 29, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 683
  37. Statement on the Burmese Military Regime's Brutal Crackdown on Peaceful Demonstrators in Burma

    A statement where WLB strongly condemns the SPDC for their violent attacks and unlawful arrests of protestors peacefu

    Friday, August 24, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 595
  38. My Heart Is Cut

    Pro-government and rebel forces in Côte d'Ivoire have subjected thousands of women and girls to rape and other

    Wednesday, August 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 121
  39. Integrating Gender in Security Sector Reform Assessments, Monitoring and Evaluation: Summary of a Virtual Discussion

    Men, women, boys and girls have distinct security needs, which must be taken into account by security sector personne

    Wednesday, August 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 421
  40. The situation of Girls in War

    It is clear also that there are categories of children who are especially vulnerable in situations of armed conflict,

    Wednesday, August 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 423
  41. Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Sierra Leone: Mapping Challenges, Responses and Future Entry Points

    From July 4th-14th 2006, International Alert conducted a mapping of the incidence of GBV and the programmes that are

    Wednesday, August 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 982
  42. Displacement, Gender and Security: An Analysis

    Designing responses and remedies for the displaced is dependent upon how this population is defined by policymakers a

    Monday, July 30, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 538
  43. ZIMBABWE: Zimbabwe's Women 'Face Brutality'

    Women who oppose Robert Mugabe's regime in Zimbabwe are suffering increasing violence and repression, a study says.

    Wednesday, July 25, 2007
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 529
  44. Press Conference on Peacekeeping Misconduct Allegations

    Wednesday, July 25, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 192
  45. Gender and Displacement

    This month's 1325 E-news edition focuses on the nexus of gender, security and displacement.

    The PeaceWomen Team

    Wednesday, July 25, 2007
    ENews91 006
  46. ECOSOC: Adopts Text expressing Grave Concern over Difficulties Faced By Palestinian Women, Girls, Under Occupation

    Expressing deep concern about the grave situation of Palestinian women in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, includi

    Friday, July 20, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 714
  47. Gender in Emergency

    Saturday, July 7, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 921
  48. WHO Ethical and Safety Recommendations for Researching, Documenting and Monitoring Sexual Violence in Emergencies

    Sexual violence in humanitarian emergencies, such as armed conflict and natural disasters, is a serious, even life-th

    Sunday, July 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 503