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  1. USA: Clinton Says U.S. to Help Women Broker Peace

    The United States hopes to prevent and defuse conflicts by getting more women seated at negotiating tables around the

    Tuesday, December 20, 2011
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  6. USA: White House NAP Press Release and Executive Order

    Office of the Press Secretary
    December 19, 2011

    Monday, December 19, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 553
  7. USA: Crisis Group and Hilary Clinton Honour Women in Pursuit of Peace

    Half of all peace accords signed in the last 20 years have failed—and one reason is that they were left to men.

    Sunday, December 18, 2011
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  9. USA: Secretary Clinton to Deliver two Major Speeches on Women, Peace and Security

    Secretary Clinton will deliver two major speeches in the coming days on Women, Peace and Security.

    Thursday, December 15, 2011
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  10. USA: Are Immigrant Women Denied Rights Under Violence Protection Laws?

    When President Obama introduced new legislation to combat domestic violence in October 2011, the U.S.

    Tuesday, December 13, 2011
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  12. UNITED STATES: Senate Hearing on Women and Arab Spring Includes Discussion of CEDAW

    The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a joint subcommittee hearing on Wednesday on Women and the Arab Spring

    Friday, November 4, 2011
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  13. Global Security: Through a Bosnian Lens

    October 25, 2011, 3:00pm-5:30pm EDT
    Reception to Follow

    Tuesday, October 25, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 511
  14. UNITED STATES: Military sexual assault and rape 'epidemic'

    "My experience reporting military sexual assault was worse than the actual assault," says Jessica (a pseudo

    Friday, October 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 344
  15. INTERNATIONAL: Women, War and Peace Debuts on PBS October 11

    This week in NY was the annual opening of the UN General Assembly where heads of states make their speeches.

    Monday, September 26, 2011
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  16. WILPF US Policy Paper on US National Action Plans(NAP)

    Monday, September 26, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 478
  17. A Decade Lost: Locating Gender in U.S. Counter-Terrorism

    This report provides the first global study of how the U.S.

    Wednesday, July 27, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 475
  18. UNITED STATES: US 'Gravely Disturbed By DRC Rapes'

    Washington - The United States said on Wednesday it was "gravely disturbed" about the mass rape of women in

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
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  19. DRC: U.S. condemns Congo sexual violence after soldiers rape 248

    The United States condemned sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of the

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 079
  20. INTERNATIONAL/UNITED STATES: The World's 5 Worst Places For Women -- And How U.S. Policy Helped Make Them That Way

    When checking the nuclear ambitions of dictators or building “democracy” in Baghdad, po

    Thursday, June 30, 2011
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  22. UNITED STATES: Judge Denies Bail to I.M.F. Chief in Sexual Assault Case

    Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, was ordered on Monday to be held wi

    Monday, May 16, 2011
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  23. INTERNATIONAL/UNITED STATES: Peace Corps Apology for Response to Crimes on Staff

    The US Peace Corps has apologised for failing to respond adequately to the rapes of volunteers and the recent killing

    Wednesday, May 11, 2011
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  24. UNITED STATES: Peace Corps Volunteers Speak Out on Rape

    Jess Smochek arrived in Bangladesh in 2004 as a 23-year-old Peace Corps volunteer with dreams of teaching English and

    Tuesday, May 10, 2011
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  25. UNITED STATES: Obtaining Justice


    Tuesday, April 26, 2011
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  26. UNITED STATES: USDOJ: Justice Department Announces $6.9 Million in Grants to Engage Men in Preventing Crimes Against Women

    The United States Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) announced $6.9 million in awards to 23

    Tuesday, April 26, 2011
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  27. UNITED STATES: U.S.-Netherlands Joint Statement on Supporting Women's Political Empowerment in Emerging Democracies

    Following their bilateral meeting in Washington, DC, on April 21, 2011, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and

    Thursday, April 21, 2011
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  28. UNITED STATES: Sen. Frank Lautenberg Joins Effort to Close Wage Gap

    Today, U.S. Senator Frank R.

    Sunday, April 17, 2011
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  29. UNITED STATES: Sexual Assault in the Military Bill Introduced in the House

    On Wednesday, Representatives Mike Turner (R-OH) and Niki Tsongas (D-MA) introduced the Defense STRONG (Sexual Trauma

    Thursday, April 14, 2011
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  30. UNITED STATES: Where was Security? Woman, 22, Raped on Deserted Denver Airport Concourse - and Janitors Ignored the Attack

    A woman was allegedly raped on the floor of a deserted airport concourse while two janitors walked past - and did not

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011
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  32. UNITED STATES: Deputy Administrator Announces New Program on Women's Participation in Peace Processes

    In a speech at Ahfad University for Women in Omdurman, Sudan, on April 9, USAID Deputy Administrator Donald Steinberg

    Tuesday, April 12, 2011
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  33. UNITED STATES: Congresswoman Speier Condemns Rape in the Military

    Following the Pentagon's March 17 release of its latest sexual assault statistics, Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA)

    Tuesday, April 12, 2011
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  34. UNITED STATES: Military Gender Roles Still Thorny Problem

    Despite decades of official attention, women in the military face pervasive sexism and surprisingly frequent sexual a

    Monday, April 11, 2011
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  37. Rape, Sexual Assault and Sexual Harrassment in the Military

    Friday, April 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 447
  38. U.S./AFGHANISTAN: Bush Institute Conference Focuses on Afghan Women

    Former first lady Laura Bush says women in Afghanistan are creating their own economic opportunities and that entrepr

    Wednesday, March 30, 2011
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  39. UNITED STATES/MIDDLE EAST: Clinton Urges Backing for Women in Arab World

    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday hailed a draft Senate resolution backing the rights of women in the A

    Monday, March 28, 2011
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  40. UNITED STATES/SOUTH AMERICA: Clinton Says U.S. Should Elect Female Presidents

    On the eve of President Obama's first trip to South America, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton sang praises t

    Friday, March 18, 2011
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  41. UNITED STATES: Sexual Assault of American Women Soldiers on the Rise

    In a bid to address sexual crimes within the American defence forces more effectively, the United States Air Force wi

    Friday, March 18, 2011
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  42. UNITED STATES: Clinton Announces Partnership Between State Dept., Women's Colleges

    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has announced a new partnership between the U.S.

    Sunday, March 13, 2011
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  43. UNITED STATES/AFGHANISTAN: A Continuing Struggle: Empowering Afghan Women

    The March 6 news article "

    Friday, March 11, 2011
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  45. UNITED STATES: U.S. Moves to Fulfill U.N. Resolution on Women, Peace, and Security

    USAID is playing a central role as the United States crafts a strategy to implement United Nations Security Council R

    Tuesday, March 8, 2011
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  46. UNITED STATES: Presidential Proclamation for Women's History Month, 2011

    On February 28, 2011, the White House released President Obama's proclamation reaffirming March as Women's History Mo

    Wednesday, March 2, 2011
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  47. UNITED STATES: White House Marks Women's History Month with 50-year Progress Report

    Young women in America are more likely than men to have a college degree, and women's earnings constitute a growing s

    Tuesday, March 1, 2011
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  48. U.S./PAKISTAN: US Launches Gender Equity Programme

    The US government launched a five-year ‘Gender Equity Programme' in Pakistan in 2011, to advance women's human

    Thursday, February 24, 2011
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  49. ALGERIA/UNITED STATES: Change in Algeria Fundamental for Human Rights and Security

    Amidst the demands for democratic change across the Middle East and North Africa, the United States is now confronted

    Monday, February 21, 2011
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  50. Sexual Assault in the US Military:  Who will Become the Next Statistic?

    The Service Women's Action Network recently helped to file a class action suit on the behalf of a number of women and

    Thursday, February 17, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 307