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  1. Pre 2015 News Archive64 585
  2. SRI LANKA: Women, Girls Face Dire Security Threats in Tamil Areas

    More than two years after the end of the 30-year war between the Sri Lankan government and Tamil rebels, wome

    Wednesday, December 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 608
  3. SRI LANKA: Women's Insecurity in the North and East

    Women in Sri Lanka's predominantly Tamil-speaking north and east are facing a desperate lack of security in the after

    Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 552
  4. Pre 2015 News Archive64 560
  5. AFGHANISTAN: No Woman No Country

    Afghan women want peace, but not at the cost of losing all they have gained in the last 10 years.

    Friday, December 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 559
  6. PAKISTAN: Horrors of Sexual Abuse in Conflict-Stricken FATA

    Kashmala Bibi* says her cousin's breasts were cut into pieces when five militants walked into their house and

    Thursday, December 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 553
  7. SOUTH ASIA: Nepal's PLA: From Guerillas to Motherhood

    KATHMANDU, NEPAL (Catholic Online) - Attracted to the Army by promises of equality and justice during the decade of c

    Monday, December 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 518
  8. PAKISTAN: Women-specific Bills Passed: Fourteen-Year Jail Term for Acid-Throwers

    The Senate unanimously pass­ed two historical bills upholding the rights of women, The Acid Control and Acid Crim

    Monday, December 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 554
  9. SOUTH ASIA: WISCOMP hosts 9th Annual Conflict Transformation workshop

    As part of its commitment to the process of peace-building between India and its neighboring countries, WISCOMP - Wom

    Thursday, December 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 506
  10. Afghanistan: Women Still Jailed for 'Moral Crimes'

    Many Afghan women find themselves suffering from violence and abuse, with virtually no legal protection.

    Wednesday, December 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 516
  11. Afghan Women's Declaration - International Conference on Afghanistan in Bonn

    On 23rd November 2011, the Afghan Women's Network (AWN) consulted 500 women leaders representing 500,000 women from m

    Monday, December 5, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 565
  12. AFGHANISTAN: The Bonn Conference and Why Women's Voices Must be Heard

    The Afghan Conference that begins today in Bonn could prove to be crucial for the future of women in Afghanistan.

    Sunday, December 4, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 497
  13. AFGHANISTAN: Women's rights law poorly enforced, says UN report

    Afghanistan still has a long way to go before women in the country are fully protected under the two-year-old Elimina

    Friday, December 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 489
  14. AFGHANISTAN: Afghanistan Conference must make Clear Declaration on Women''s Rights

    Leaders attending the Bonn Conference on the future of Afghanistan must make an explicit declaration that women's rig

    Friday, December 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 490
  15. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women See An Opportunity At Bonn

    On December 5, the international community will gather with Afghan leaders in Bonn, Germany's picturesque Cold War-er

    Friday, December 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 491
  16. AFGHANISTAN: Taliban Peace Deal Threat to Women's Future

    The Taliban came once for Fawzia Koofi, and she knows they could come again.

    Thursday, December 1, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 493
  17. SOUTH ASIA: Deep Scars of the Bullet: Women in Conflict

    One World South Asia

    Saturday, November 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 472
  18. INTERNATIONAL/AFGHANISTAN: Why Women Matter in Peacebuilding

    On October 31, 2000, the UN Security Council (UNSC) unanimously passed resolution 1325.

    Tuesday, November 22, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 441
  19. PAKISTAN: Pakistan passes law to stop 'anti-women practices' - paper

    Pakistan's parliament has passed a landmark law aimed at strengthening protection for women facing economic and socia

    Thursday, November 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 435
  20. KASHMIR: Kashmiri Women Yearn for Peace, Economic Stability

    Women of Jammu and Kashmir from both the sides of the Line of Control (LoC) expressed their desire for peace, securit

    Monday, October 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 349
  21. AFGHANISTAN: Towards Bonn and Beyond

    Despite many positive advancements in Afghan women's lives over the past ten years, progress remains fragile and at t

    Friday, October 21, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 515
  22. AFGHANISTAN: Women of the World Unite!

    In its statement to the world, the Norwegian Nobel Committee honored women warriors battling for peace and said it ho

    Tuesday, October 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 309
  23. SRI LANKA: Single Women Begin to Rebuild

    For Magei Kasai the battle against hardships did not end when the guns fell silent two years ago in the Sri Lankan ci

    Wednesday, October 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 278
  24. KASHMIR: Joint Women's Forum for Peace in Kashmir

    The two-day Intra-Kashmir Women's conference that concluded in Gulmarg on Thursday sought an end to protracted confli

    Wednesday, October 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 280
  25. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan women risk most in peace talks: Oxfam

    Stakes are high for Afghanistan's women, who fear their rights could slip away in a quick-fix bargain for peace, acco

    Wednesday, October 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 282
  26. KASHMIR: Kashmiri women stand for 'peace'?

    Wars are constructed as a ‘Masculine' concept where in only men are interested.

    Wednesday, October 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 284
  27. AFGHANISTAN: Can the Spread of Women's Rights Ever be Accompanied by War?

    The 10th anniversary of the invasion of Afghanistan falls in the first week of October, but it will attract a fractio

    Wednesday, October 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 287
  28. SOUTH ASIA: South Asian Women Peace Activists Present a Joint Resolution to the United Nations Secretary General

    For the first time, women peace activists from South Asia came together to present a joint resolution to the United N

    Wednesday, October 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 291
  29. Afghan Women Speak: Enhancing Security and Human Rights in Afghanistan

    This research draws on more than 50 interviews conducted from November 2009 to May 2010, including fieldwork in Kabul

    Wednesday, October 5, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 494
  30. Recommendations on Afghanistan's Reconciliation, Reintegration, and Transition Processes

    From June 9 to16, 2011, the Afghan Women's Network and The Institute for Inclusive Security convened a regionally div

    Wednesday, October 5, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 495
  31. AFGHANISTAN: What Went Wrong for Afghanistan's Women?

    Women's rights have been central to the war in Afghanistan.

    Monday, September 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 229
  32. SOUTH ASIA: Face-To-Face: Transforming Conflict in South Asia

    For Maria Saifuddin Effendi, it began with a bar of chocolate.

    Friday, September 23, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 176
  33. AFGHANISTAN: Guest Blog: Why a Breakthrough is Unlikely at Bonn 2

    On 5 December, on the tenth anniversary of the Bonn Agreement, Germany will host the Bonn II conference.

    Monday, September 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 206
  34. NEPAL: Women and Peace at Grassroots Level in Nepal

    The ten year long armed conflict started by the Communist Party of Nepal -Maoist (CPN Maoist), with the objective of

    Monday, September 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 211
  35. SRI LANKA: Battles Ahead for Women

    More policies and programmes must address the needs of female-headed households in Sri Lanka's former conflict zone,

    Thursday, September 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 192
  36. KASHMIR: Does Conflict Empower Women?

    “Necessity is the mother of Invention” is a well proven fact; similar has been the case with the women of

    Tuesday, September 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 185
  37. SOUTH ASIA: Face-To-Face: Transforming Conflict in South Asia

    For Maria Saifuddin Effendi, it began with a bar of chocolate.

    Monday, August 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 173
  38. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women Fear Setbacks as Troops Withdraw

    When Lauryn Oates started raising money to send women in Afghanistan to school, she wasn't sure they would ever emerg

    Tuesday, May 31, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 865
  39. PAKISTAN: Inclusion of Ensuring Smooth Funding in Law Demanded

    The Advocates for Human Rights has suggested the government of Pakistan to include provision in the Domestic Violence

    Monday, May 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 843
  40. PAKISTAN: Raped Pakistani Activist Awaits Appeal Decision

    Almost a decade after Mukhtar Mai was gang-raped, her legacy after years of activism and legal battles that made her

    Thursday, May 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 825
  41. PAKISTAN: Victims of Acid Attack

    When I was a student in Boston, I rode the subway almost every day.

    Thursday, May 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 826
  42. PAKISTAN: Pak Minister Seeks Empowerment of Women

    Women of Muslim countries should join hands to explore avenues for their empowerment and welfare, said Pakistan's Min

    Tuesday, May 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 804
  43. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women After Osama's Death

    After the US killing of Osama bin Laden on May 1, the organization Women for Afghan Women reported an eerie quiet in

    Friday, May 20, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 790
  44. PAKISTAN: Rape in Pakistan: the Real Verdict

    The gang-rape of Mukhtaran Mai launched a nine-year court battle that concluded with a verdict by the Supreme Court o

    Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 780
  45. SRI LANKA: For Sri Lankan Women, War for Survival Continues in Peacetime

    The civil war ended two years ago this month, but for war-affected women—widows, mothers, daughters, and former

    Thursday, May 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 760
  46. SRI LANKA: Women in Front Line as Sri Lanka Tackles Landmines

    After the war, one of the few jobs available is clearing explosives.

    Wednesday, May 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 733
  47. PAKISTAN: The Injustice of Rape

    Going by the charged reaction to the Mukhtar Mai verdict, it is clear that loopholes in the investigation mechanism a

    Thursday, May 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 696
  48. SRI LANKA: Casualties of War: Helping Sri Lanka's Female Soldiers

    Right through our one hour interview, she kept twitching her fingers nervously.

    Sunday, April 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 641
  49. PAKISTAN: Women, Rights Bodies Shocked by SC Verdict

    NEW YORK/ISLAMABAD/KARACHI: The New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) and Pakistan`s National Commission on the Sta

    Friday, April 22, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 621
  50. AFGHANISTAN: Maria Bashir: Afghanistan's Fearless Female Prosecutor

    In Afghanistan's Herat province, the chief prosecutor general has a difficult job.

    Tuesday, April 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 583

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