“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
A repressive and violent rule by the Taliban and Mujahideen that pushed the country backward by decades and treated w
Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Vigilante justice is haunting women in Pakistan, a leading daily said Tuesday adding: 'Aside
Nations should invest more to educate and empower women, as they can contribute to economic growth and help reduce po
The headlines may scream "war, drone bombings, militants, kidnappings," but they fail to reveal the positiv
Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal today directed authorities to punish anyone found perpetrating gender-based violenc
Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal has issued instructions for taking forward the campaign against violence against wo
They sit patiently in the lobby of the directorate of women's rights at the women's ministry, their sad, bruised face
Having suffered pain and injustice for decades, women of the northeastern region of the country are coming together t
On December 25, a female suicide bomber, not more than 18 years of age, blew herself up killing at least 47 people an
First Lady of Pakistan Fouzia Gilani has said the PPP-led government is ensuring the empowerment of women in the soci
'Muslim women' have been used as symbolic pawns in the global war on terror as well as in national disputes between g
The daughter of an Afghan politician has reportedly died of her injuries after being raped by American soldiers stati
The Taliban's leadership is prepared to drop its ban on girls' schools, one of Afghanistan's most influential cabinet
Primarily, as a result of negligible conviction rate, the graph of crime against women in Kashmir has touched an all
Nepal´s development partners have expressed readiness to continue their support to the peace building process i
Women need to take their place alongside men to help build peace across the world, human rights activist Dr Sima Sama
In Block 08, an anonymous sand coloured building in Helmand's Police HQ, seven veiled figures play out each afternoon
If the world's largest democracies have ensured equality since decades, can we now write a constitution which promote
A total of 308 cases of violence against women (VAW) had been reported during the last six months in Khyber Pakhtunkh
Contrary to the common perception, most of the cases of violence against women were not reported from the far-flung a
Three years ago, I visited a hospital in southern Afghanistan renovated by Australian Defence Force engineers.
Remember Aisha, the 18-year-old from Afghanistan?
In modern times, Kashmir is known more for violence less for scenic beauty.
Troopers from the 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment working alongside their Afghan National Police partners at the Police
"I had so many dreams for my life, but when I saw him, they just disappeared." Saraya spoke softly, her hun
Why should Canada bother helping Afghan women and girls when Canadian combat troops withdraw next year?
The world is welcoming the year 2011, but the women of North-east India are just not able to do the same.