“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.”
The conflict in the Eastern DR Congo provinces of North and South Kivu between the Kinshasa government and the M23 mo
It's a country the size of all of western Europe, with enormous mineral riches that enable the artifacts of modern li
Marched through the middle a market in Damascus carrying red banners that read 'Stop all military operations in Syria
MADRE, an international women's human rights organization, condemns the growing violence that has killed at least 18
As the Colombian Government prepares to meet with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) in Havana, Cuba,
The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) strongly condemns the Palestinian female police's violent dispersal of
Colombia's laws on violence against women are not adequately protecting victims displaced by the armed conflict, Huma
It's been nearly two years since Syria's dictator Bashar al Assad began his brutal assault on hundreds of thousands o
Abeer Abu Ghaith, a poised young woman overflowing with optimism, works tirelessly to help Palestinian women achieve
In the offices of the General Union of Palestinian Women –a bastion for older-generation prominent women politi
Forty-four Syrian women from different civil society organizations and young independent activists convened in Cairo
Researchers from the Development Research Centre on Citizenship, Participation and Accountability spent a decade work
Violent conflict, a pervasive feature of the recent global landscape, has lasting impacts on human capital, and these
Today, the government of Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) insurgency group meet in Oslo
Peace matters to everyone living in con¬flict regions.
Women are needed, not only in the home, but also at the negotiating table, to achieve peace.
The West Africa Network of Peace building (WANEP) Tuesday commenced a three-day training on 'Peace building and confl
Margarita Lopez begins to speak about the horrible events that marked the end of her daughter's life in a low, even t
Women often suffer the most in times of conflict, but they are rarely represented in peace negotiations.
It is an honor to take part in today's forum, and to be joined by so many distinguished Heads of State and Government
While the world has made significant strides in expanding opportunity for women and girls, continued inequalities rem
On October 1st parliamentary elections will be held in Georgia.
African Development Solutions (ADESO) has launched a project for more than 300 women in the Puntland region of Somali
On September 5, The Nation's front-page headline read "Asian Peace Council is born".
Melanne Verveer, Ambassador at Large for Global Women's Issues, will travel to Belgium on September 17 - 18, 2012, to
The Women Situation Room WSR, with the theme "Peace in our Hands" will be officially launched by President
Since 2009, when current President Andry Rajoelina ousted then-president Marc Ravalomanana with the army's support, M
Two U.S. government agencies, the Department of State and the U.S.
As documented in a new report from the Enough Project, which ranks electronics firms on their progress in cleaning up
Nobel Peace Laureate Shirin Ebadi issued a letter to the United Nations Women Executive Director, Michelle Bachelet,
On one Sunday morning, Madam Mary Haruna and her two daughters went to a nearby church in Jos for their weekly devoti
The most pressing global problems simply won't be solved without the participation of women. Seriously, guys.
Three Nepalese officials visited Kalinga to share their country's peace and security situation and its impact on wome
The involvement of women in anti-war actions and in support of peace activism worldwide is a critical part of modern
It's the Americas' largest reunion.
If one thing holds the overall movement of peace movements together it is the goal of violence reduction.
The once remarkable gains in protecting and promoting equality between women and men in Afghanistan are now facing th
Twenty years ago this month, war broke out in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the main act in the dissolution of Yugoslavia.
It is more dangerous to be a civilian woman than a soldier in many conflict zones today.
South Sudan is the world's newest nation, born from the people's vote in January 2011 after 30 years of devastating c
he annual United Nations report documenting conflict-related sexual violence around the world today for the first tim
The news of the day was that Democratic representatives walked out of a hearing on “religious liberty and birth
The African Women's Decade (2010-2020) is a bold political initiative that aims to put women at the centre of develop
Colombian and American universities, together with several non-governmental organizations released ten lessons they t
A growing list of U.N. Security Council Resolutions acknowledges the importance of gender in processes for peace.
The 9th Choice Women First 5Km run organized by Great Ethiopian Run will be held on Sunday March 11, 2012.
Magdalena Ehisa Tito, an elegant and extremely polite woman welcomed us into her home.