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  1. Pre 2015 News Archive66 276
  2. UNITED STATES: Women Play a Vital Role in Peace and Global Security

    The important role women play in peace and security was discussed March 12 at a William J.

    Saturday, March 15, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 271
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  4. UNITED STATES: Hilary Rodham Clinton Awards at Georgetown University

    On February 25, Georgetown University will host former Secretary of State and likely 2016 presidential candidate Hill

    Monday, February 24, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 269
  5. CANADA:National News: NDP Works to End Violence Against Aboriginal Women

    The NDP is joining forces with the Native Women's Association of Canada (NWAC) to urge the Conservative government to

    Thursday, February 13, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 251
  6. UNITED STATES: Violence Against Women Act Finally lets Native American Tribes Prosecute Non-Tribal Members, and it's about Damn Time

    For those of you who have blocked out memory of the long battle to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act that wa

    Monday, February 10, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 232
  7. UNITED STATES: U.S. Works to End Domestic and International Gender Violence

    Washington — The Obama administration is redoubling its efforts to end gender violence in the United States, as

    Tuesday, January 28, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 223
  8. SYRIA: Congress Cannot Ignore Violence Against Women in Syria

    As always, another election was upon us; all eyes were on who voted for or against the 2002 Iraq War Resolution.

    Friday, September 6, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 065
  9. USA: UN Executive meets with Civil Society Members

    Just seven days after having been sworn into office, the new Executive Director of UN Women, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka,

    Wednesday, August 28, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 073
  10. USA: Presidential Memorandum on Promoting Gender Equality and Empowering Women and Girls Globally

    The Obama Administration has made it clear that advancing the rights of women and girls is critical to the foreign po

    Thursday, January 31, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 781
  11. USA: New Push for U.S. to Ratify Major Women's Treaty

    The United States continues to be in the dubious company of six countries that have either refused or are reluctant t

    Tuesday, January 8, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 708
  12. IMPLEMENTATION OF NATIONAL ACTION PLAN: Implementation Plan of the National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security

    The report released by the State Department details the role of women in preventing conflict and building peace throu

    Wednesday, December 19, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 762
  13. UNITED STATES: FACTBOX: Forced marriage in the United States of America

    The problem of forced marriage remains little known and well hidden in the United States, but experts say it is growi

    Monday, November 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 666
  14. Women Peace and Security: Canada Moves Forward to Increase Women's Engagement

    From September 2009 to April 2010, the Standing Senate Committee on Human Rights conducted a study of United Nations

    Wednesday, October 24, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 752
  15. INTERNATIONAL: U.S. National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

    The goal of the U.S.

    Tuesday, October 23, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 743
  16. MENA/ UNITED STATES: Women and the Arab Spring, Joint Hearing

    Senator BOXER [presiding]. The hearing will come to order.

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 718
  17. MEXICO/UNITED STATES: Heart-to-Heart on the Drug War

    Margarita Lopez begins to speak about the horrible events that marked the end of her daughter's life in a low, even t

    Wednesday, October 3, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 441
  18. UNITED STATES: Women Running for Congress in Record Numbers

    Women are running for congress in record numbers this year.

    Wednesday, October 3, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 447
  19. UNITED STATES: Breaking Barriers: What It Will Take To Achieve Security, Peace, and Justice

    It is my pleasure to join in welcoming you to the 10th annual Women PeaceMakers Program.

    Friday, September 28, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 450
  20. UNITED STATES: Attorney General Eric Holder Speaks At The Women's Access To Justice High-Level Lunch Event At The United Nations, Sept. 24, 2012

    It is an honor to take part in today's forum, and to be joined by so many distinguished Heads of State and Government

    Monday, September 24, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 442
  21. UNITED STATES: Fact Sheet: The Equal Futures Partnership And United States Commitments To Expand Women's Political And Ecomomic Participation

    While the world has made significant strides in expanding opportunity for women and girls, continued inequalities rem

    Monday, September 24, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 443
  22. UNITED STATES: Inclusive Security Resolves to Act

    Ambassador Swanee Hunt, chair of The Institute for Inclusive Security, announced the Institute's Commitment to Action

    Sunday, September 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 417
  23. UNITED STATES: Women's Voices Essential to Lasting Peace

    "Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God."

    Friday, September 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 415
  24. UNITED STATES: Ambassador Verveer Travels to Brussels To Meet With NATO on Women, Peace, and Security

    Melanne Verveer, Ambassador at Large for Global Women's Issues, will travel to Belgium on September 17 - 18, 2012, to

    Saturday, September 15, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 355
  25. UNITED STATES: U.S. Agencies Move to Implement National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

    Two U.S. government agencies, the Department of State and the U.S.

    Thursday, September 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 320
  26. UNITED STATES: Obama's Executive Order on Preventing Gender-Based Violence has Global Impact

    While recent attention has focused on the absurd remarks U.S.

    Tuesday, September 4, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 340
  27. UNITED STATES: Are Human Rights Becoming a Tool of US

    Some nonpartisan commentators finally recognize that current US foreign policy continues to escalate militarily as th

    Monday, August 27, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 331
  28. USA: State Department Promotes Women as Global Peacemakers

    Better integrating women into global efforts to end conflict and promote peace is a critical objective of U.S.

    Thursday, August 16, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 271
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  30. Women's Rights & U.S. Foreign Policy

    When I attended the first Summit of the Americas in Miami in 1994, only two female heads of state represented their c

    Thursday, July 26, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 674
  31. USA: Bridgewater Urges More Women to Take on Representational Politics

    United States Ambassador to Jamaica Pamela Bridgewater is hoping that more Jamaican women will take a greater role in

    Wednesday, July 18, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 220
  32. Statement of WILPF, U.S. Section on the U.S. National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security

    STATEMENT OF WOMEN'S INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE FOR PEACE AND FREEDOM UNITED STATES SECTION ON THE U.S.

    Tuesday, July 3, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 641
  33. WILPF Fact Sheet on UNSCR 1325, the U.S. NAP and Civil Society Consultations

    U.S. National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security - "Peace Begins At Home."

    Tuesday, July 3, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 643
  34. USA: Stop Using Women as an Excuse to Continue the War in Afghanistan

    Here in Afghanistan, the United States is spending $2 billion dollars a week on war under the guise of improving Afgh

    Tuesday, June 12, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 122
  35. USA: Why U.S. Centers Foreign Policy on Women

    From the very beginning of his administration, President Barack Obama has put women at the heart of United States for

    Sunday, May 27, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 061
  36. USA: Report Says Female Farmworkers Suffer Sex Abuse

    Female farmworkers across the United States are commonly sexually harassed and assaulted, in part because their immig

    Wednesday, May 16, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 047
  37. USA: Comment: Sexual Assault and Trust in the Military

    Barbara Gove served as a Marine at Parris Island and Cherry Point in the mid-nineteen-fifties.

    Wednesday, April 18, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 999
  38. USA: Military, Civilian Experts Discuss National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

    Military and civilian experts convened at the U.S.

    Wednesday, April 4, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 958
  39. USA: Gwen Moore, Wisconsin Congresswoman, Recounts Her Rape Ordeal In House Floor Speech

    As part of her floor speech pushing to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) on Wednesday, Rep.

    Wednesday, March 28, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 950
  40. USA: Americans Back Women In Combat, Poll Says

    In the 1970s and 1980s, one of the main arguments against ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S.

    Monday, February 20, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 845
  41. USA: Violence Against Women Act Becomes Partisan Issue

    Protecting women from violence and abuse has been an issue of bipartisan cooperation since President Clinton signed t

    Friday, February 17, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 843
  42. USA/INTERNATIONAL: Women As Peacemakers – Activists Share Success Stories At Harvard Kennedy School

    When three women, including Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, an alumna of Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), rece

    Tuesday, February 14, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 820
  43. USA: Should the U.S. Allow Women in Combat?

    The Pentagon has announced new rules that bring women in the military closer to the front lines but still don't allow

    Friday, February 10, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 813
  44. USA: Remarks at Women's Breakfast

    SECRETARY CLINTON: (Applause.) Well, thank you so much.

    Sunday, February 5, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 735
  45. USA: U.S. Acts on Women, Peace and Security

    A new action plan opens far-reaching possibilities to improve the security of women and the world.

    Wednesday, February 1, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 731
  46. USA: Peace Through Gender

    IN 2002, women in Liberia helped bring an end to one of Africa's bloodiest wars by staging a series of peace protests

    Saturday, January 7, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 645
  47. USA: Women, Peace, Security

    Shortly before Christmas, President Obama issued an order creating a National Action Plan On Women, Peace and

    Friday, January 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 665
  48. CANADA: Almas Jiwani, President of UN Women Canada, Named One of Women's Post Magazine's 20 Women to Watch in 2012

    Almas Jiwani, President of the National Committee for the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerme

    Thursday, December 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 625
  49. USA: Women, Peace, and Security

    Thank you.

    Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 569
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