“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.”
For years women in Mogadishu have been on the side-lines in the fight against al-Shabaab, but more recently they have
Prominent women-leaders from the Central-West region of Western province excelled to greater heights in knowledge and
Rewind twenty years—Rwanda, 1994.
On 14 January 2014 the closing ceremony of the VII course on Women Leadership was held in the municipality of Antiguo
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi authorities are detaining thousands of women illegally and subjecting many to torture and i
If regular armies are generally a man's world, guerrillas and insurgent forces are just the contrary.
GENEVA - Syrian activists said Monday that the voice of women from the war-ravaged nation must not be sidelined at pe
A coalition of 30 Israeli feminist groups released "A Comprehensive Action Plan for the Application of United Se
I've been watching the news about the war in Syria with a mixture of anger and worry.
The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) strongly condemns the Palestinian female police's violent dispersal of
The most pressing global problems simply won't be solved without the participation of women. Seriously, guys.
Militarism, Violence and Conflict is one of the themes of the AWID Forum 2012 ↑ which opens tomorrow in Istanbul
If one thing holds the overall movement of peace movements together it is the goal of violence reduction.
The United States has not had an easy couple of months in Afghanistan.
According to the Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership, women are currently serving as president, prime minister or
Colombian and American universities, together with several non-governmental organizations released ten lessons they t
A forum on violence against women will be held in Nicaragua on Friday, after the recent approval of a comprehensive l
ROKO tui Cakaudrove Ro Aca Mataitini is urging all village headmen and church leaders on Taveuni to prioritise the ne
I remember one day, when I was working in Belfast – it was back in the nineties.
Women are the worst sufferers of conflict. Study after study has shown this.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon on Friday called for a greater role of women in conflict prevention and mediation,
Working with ex-child soldiers of Charles Taylor's army, and the girls they have taken as wives, has convinced Nobel
The tri-lateral women's group, consisting of Palestinian women, Israeli women and female political leaders from aroun
The Canadian High Commission in collaboration with the Ghana Network for Peace building (GHANEP) has organized a two-
The government of Indonesia on Monday announced it will soon implement the United Nations (UN) Security Council resol
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) today requested $1.4 billion in its annual appeal to assist children and
Nepal launches National Action Plan on Women Peace & Security internationally
The United Nations is making progress in its efforts to incorporate women into its conflict mediation activities - bu
Women leaders rallied behind Secretary Teresita Deles of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process
As a political instrument of power projection and status, nuclear weapons carry a peculiarly masculine symbolism.
On the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of UN Security Council Resolution (SCR) 1325, Minority Rights Group Internati
Terrorism and Afghan insurgency have so overshadowed other issues in Pakistan that it sometimes feels like we -- comm