“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.”
Collaborating NGOs present a framework to create awareness among individuals and organisations working in conflict pr
IANSA Women's Statement on the Illicit Trade of Small Arms and Light Weapons made to the United Nations Conference on
This report aims to look at the international community's efforts, or in some cases lack of effort, to include women
The purpose of this manual is to support and strengthen the capacity of UNDP staff working on recovery and rehabilita
For the past ten months, the Palestinian occupied territories have been engulfed in a bloody popular uprising against
Since the end of the Cold War, civil wars (intrastate conflicts) have come to dominate the international landscape.
This book, written by Dylan Matthews, aims to raise awareness among government policy-makers, the media, potential fu
Haiti, long noted for poverty and repression, has a powerful and too-often-overlooked history of resistance.
The traditional focus of international and local relief agencies during complex emergencies has always been the provi
The under-representation of women in all political institutions in Northern Ireland should be of concern to everyone.
The armed conflict in Aceh must be brought to an end - by whatever means.
The HIV/AIDS epidemic today is not simply a health issue.
Conflict in Solomon Islands is not a new phenomenon.
On October 24, 2000 the Security Council held an Open Debate on “Women, Peace and Security”, passing land
Violence and the fear of violence are emerging as an important risk factor contributing to the vulnerability to HIV i
Two decades of conflict and genocide in Cambodia, in particular the rule of terror of the Khmer Rouge, have had devas
My bitterness is great.... No happiness remains for me in this world.
Peacekeeping issues in all their diversity have enjoyed persistent priority on the agenda of many African security sp
This article focuses on how gender awareness is essential for addressing the protection and participation rights of d
The United States Institute of Peace strives, through research, education, and training, to understand this role of n
Peacekeeping today has evolved and expanded from the peacekeeping of the first forty years of the United Nations.
This report forms part of a multicountry comparative assessment undertaken by USAID's Center for Development Informat
This document examines the systematic way in which rape and other forms of sexual violence have been used against wom
In a world riven by war, women and men yearn for peace and are everywhere striving to resolve conflict and bring abou
This report will be presented with the following sections: Section 2 on the significance and goals of the mission whi
This report is a result of a three-month project on violence against women in the Kosovar Albanian community intended
The author's scope of work calls for a summary report that captures what is (existing condition), what should be (des
Report of the Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, Ms.
In follow-up to Commission on Human Rights resolution 1999/77, entitled “Situation of human rights in Haiti&rdq
The UNDCP, as part of the United Nations system, is required to promote the gender mainstreaming policy under its man