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This Special Report from the United States Peace Institute is written by Paula M.
The Nobel Women's Initiative, in collaboration with the International Campaign to Stop Rape & Gender Violence in
This 40-page report highlights key steps that Libya should take to meet its international obligations by firmly rejec
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For December, in which the Russian Federation has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations o
This overview by the Strategic Initiative for Women in the Horn of Africa (SIHA) Network will give a general perspect
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This report presents the main findings of an assessment conducted in Lebanon, Jordanand Occupied Palestinian Territor
Improving gender equality is at the core of the World Bank's work globally and in the region.
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the May 2011 version of the Monthly Action Points (MA
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the April 2011 version of our Monthly Action Points (
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the March 2011 version the Monthly Action Points (MAP
Based on Islamic law and tribal traditions, Algerian law discriminates against women in terms of marriage, children's
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Malak Hifni Nasif (1886-1918), one of Egypt's early feminist writers, stood at the crossroads of many political and s
In order to provide a detailed look at the conditions faced by women in the Middle East and understand the complex en
This paper summarizes the main findings of the 2010 edition of "Women's Rights in the Middle East and North Afri
When women are displaced due to conflict or human rights abuses, they adopt new strategies to provide for themselves
This volume documents UNFPA's experience addressing many forms of violence against women.
Survey research has a role to play in providing Muslim women with a public voice where custom and culture does not pe
States Parties shall combat all forms of discrimination against women through appropriate legislative, institutional
This report was commissioned by the Netherlands Special Programme on WID, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (DGIS) of the N