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  1. INTERNATIONAL: Women, War and Peace Debuts on PBS October 11

    This week in NY was the annual opening of the UN General Assembly where heads of states make their speeches.

    Monday, September 26, 2011
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  2. WILPF US Policy Paper on US National Action Plans(NAP)

    Background
    Monday, September 26, 2011
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  4. A Decade Lost: Locating Gender in U.S. Counter-Terrorism

    This report provides the first global study of how the U.S.

    Wednesday, July 27, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 475
  5. UNITED STATES: US 'Gravely Disturbed By DRC Rapes'

    Washington - The United States said on Wednesday it was "gravely disturbed" about the mass rape of women in

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 055
  6. DRC: U.S. condemns Congo sexual violence after soldiers rape 248

    The United States condemned sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of the

    Wednesday, July 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 079
  7. INTERNATIONAL/UNITED STATES: The World's 5 Worst Places For Women -- And How U.S. Policy Helped Make Them That Way

    When checking the nuclear ambitions of dictators or building “democracy” in Baghdad, po

    Thursday, June 30, 2011
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  9. UNITED STATES: Judge Denies Bail to I.M.F. Chief in Sexual Assault Case

    Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, was ordered on Monday to be held wi

    Monday, May 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 774
  10. INTERNATIONAL/UNITED STATES: Peace Corps Apology for Response to Crimes on Staff

    The US Peace Corps has apologised for failing to respond adequately to the rapes of volunteers and the recent killing

    Wednesday, May 11, 2011
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  11. UNITED STATES: Peace Corps Volunteers Speak Out on Rape

    Jess Smochek arrived in Bangladesh in 2004 as a 23-year-old Peace Corps volunteer with dreams of teaching English and

    Tuesday, May 10, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 772
  12. UNITED STATES: Obtaining Justice

    Sen.

    Tuesday, April 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 634
  13. UNITED STATES: USDOJ: Justice Department Announces $6.9 Million in Grants to Engage Men in Preventing Crimes Against Women

    The United States Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) announced $6.9 million in awards to 23

    Tuesday, April 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 664
  14. UNITED STATES: U.S.-Netherlands Joint Statement on Supporting Women's Political Empowerment in Emerging Democracies

    Following their bilateral meeting in Washington, DC, on April 21, 2011, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and

    Thursday, April 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 626
  15. UNITED STATES: Sen. Frank Lautenberg Joins Effort to Close Wage Gap

    Today, U.S. Senator Frank R.

    Sunday, April 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 590
  16. UNITED STATES: Sexual Assault in the Military Bill Introduced in the House

    On Wednesday, Representatives Mike Turner (R-OH) and Niki Tsongas (D-MA) introduced the Defense STRONG (Sexual Trauma

    Thursday, April 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 587
  17. UNITED STATES: Where was Security? Woman, 22, Raped on Deserted Denver Airport Concourse - and Janitors Ignored the Attack

    A woman was allegedly raped on the floor of a deserted airport concourse while two janitors walked past - and did not

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011
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  19. UNITED STATES: Deputy Administrator Announces New Program on Women's Participation in Peace Processes

    In a speech at Ahfad University for Women in Omdurman, Sudan, on April 9, USAID Deputy Administrator Donald Steinberg

    Tuesday, April 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 570
  20. UNITED STATES: Congresswoman Speier Condemns Rape in the Military

    Following the Pentagon's March 17 release of its latest sexual assault statistics, Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA)

    Tuesday, April 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 588
  21. UNITED STATES: Military Gender Roles Still Thorny Problem

    Despite decades of official attention, women in the military face pervasive sexism and surprisingly frequent sexual a

    Monday, April 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 512
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  24. Rape, Sexual Assault and Sexual Harrassment in the Military

    Friday, April 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 447
  25. U.S./AFGHANISTAN: Bush Institute Conference Focuses on Afghan Women

    Former first lady Laura Bush says women in Afghanistan are creating their own economic opportunities and that entrepr

    Wednesday, March 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 481
  26. UNITED STATES/MIDDLE EAST: Clinton Urges Backing for Women in Arab World

    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday hailed a draft Senate resolution backing the rights of women in the A

    Monday, March 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 477
  27. UNITED STATES/SOUTH AMERICA: Clinton Says U.S. Should Elect Female Presidents

    On the eve of President Obama's first trip to South America, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton sang praises t

    Friday, March 18, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 435
  28. UNITED STATES: Sexual Assault of American Women Soldiers on the Rise

    In a bid to address sexual crimes within the American defence forces more effectively, the United States Air Force wi

    Friday, March 18, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 543
  29. UNITED STATES: Clinton Announces Partnership Between State Dept., Women's Colleges

    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has announced a new partnership between the U.S.

    Sunday, March 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 409
  30. UNITED STATES/AFGHANISTAN: A Continuing Struggle: Empowering Afghan Women

    The March 6 news article "

    Friday, March 11, 2011
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  32. UNITED STATES: U.S. Moves to Fulfill U.N. Resolution on Women, Peace, and Security

    USAID is playing a central role as the United States crafts a strategy to implement United Nations Security Council R

    Tuesday, March 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 391
  33. UNITED STATES: Presidential Proclamation for Women's History Month, 2011

    On February 28, 2011, the White House released President Obama's proclamation reaffirming March as Women's History Mo

    Wednesday, March 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 325
  34. UNITED STATES: White House Marks Women's History Month with 50-year Progress Report

    Young women in America are more likely than men to have a college degree, and women's earnings constitute a growing s

    Tuesday, March 1, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 323
  35. U.S./PAKISTAN: US Launches Gender Equity Programme

    The US government launched a five-year ‘Gender Equity Programme' in Pakistan in 2011, to advance women's human

    Thursday, February 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 319
  36. ALGERIA/UNITED STATES: Change in Algeria Fundamental for Human Rights and Security

    Amidst the demands for democratic change across the Middle East and North Africa, the United States is now confronted

    Monday, February 21, 2011
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  38. Sexual Assault in the US Military:  Who will Become the Next Statistic?

    The Service Women's Action Network recently helped to file a class action suit on the behalf of a number of women and

    Thursday, February 17, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 307
  39. UNITED STATES: Lawsuit Says Military Tolerates Rape, Assault

    A federal lawsuit filed Tuesday charges the Defense Department with responsibility for rape and sexual assault in the

    Tuesday, February 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 248
  40. UNITED STATES: 17 Victims Sue Pentagon Over 'Plague' of Sexual Violence

    It may become a landmark case to force the military to take rape and sexual assault seriously.

    Tuesday, February 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 250
  41. UNITED STATES: U.S. Lags in Women Political Leaders; Groups try to Close Gaps

    Judging from her résumé, Leah Cox has the makings of a solid political candidate.

    Monday, February 14, 2011
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  43. UNITED STATES/AFGHANISTAN: Trainers Aim to Increase Women's Role in Afghan Society

    Human rights has been a hot topic in Afghanistan since the Taliban's near-medieval treatment of Afghan girls and wome

    Wednesday, February 9, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 216
  44. UNITED STATES/AFGHANISTAN: CST: Afghanistan

    Two years ago, a small team of female Marines -- drivers, engineers, cooks and other specialists -- began conducting

    Tuesday, February 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 215
  45. UNITED STATES: U.N. Expert Examines Violence Against Women in the U.S., Gov't Response

    Robin Levi has a simple point of view when it comes to violence against women in the United States and what the gover

    Monday, February 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 176
  46. DRC/UNITED STATES: AFRICOM Trying to Stop Violent Cycle Among African Soldiers

    There was no field manual to consult, no military doctrine to guide the way.

    Sunday, February 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 170
  47. UNITED STATES: US Labor Department Settles Gender Discrimination Case with Green Bay Dressed Beef on Behalf of 970 Female Applicant

    Federal contractor Green Bay Dressed Beef LLC will pay $1.65 million in back wages, interest and benefits to 970 wome

    Thursday, February 3, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 157
  48. UNITED STATES: Women's Rights Violations Inside America

    Robin Levi has a simple point of view when it comes to violence against women in the United States and what the gover

    Wednesday, February 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 154
  49. UNITED STATES: UN To Probe Rape Reports In US Military

    The United Nations has launched a probe into claims of sexual assault in the US military as well as mistreatment of w

    Saturday, January 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 124
  50. UNITED STATES: UN Study of Violence Against Native Women Touches Cherokee

    A United Nations expert on women's human rights is investigating why Native women face the highest rates of sexual an

    Wednesday, January 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 095

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