“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.”
The promotion of women's participation in elected assemblies will remain among the top priorities of the authorities,
The Nobel Women's Initiative, in collaboration with the International Campaign to Stop Rape & Gender Violence in
As Libya transitions to democracy, major decisions are being made that will impact the nation's future.
Washington, Oct 30, 2013 (SPS)
By: Kaci Racelma for Al-Monitor Posted on October 10.
By Ronald Bruce St. John
A senior United Nations official today stressed the need to ensure women can make their voices heard in Egypt without
As dusk enveloped the salmon-pink houses of this capital city, the brightly colored robes of women stood out in a mas
This week alone, 91 women became victims of sexual assault over four days during the protests, says Human Rights Watc
The end of Moammar Gadhafi's 40-year rule in 2011 was a watershed moment for women, said a new report from Human Righ
This 40-page report highlights key steps that Libya should take to meet its international obligations by firmly rejec
This first widespread governmental study on sexual harassment in Egypt has revealed that an astounding 99.3 per cent
Egyptian women are livid after an advisor to President Mohamed Morsi said that statistics on sexual harassment and se
Maghreb women have made many strides towards improved rights, but governments and social pressure continue to stand i
In Egypt, women's rights groups are pushing back against some Islamists' attempts to blame women for an upsurge in se
This year's World Social Forum, a transnational gathering of social activists, took place in Tunis, a city bubbling w
The President of the Republic and Secretary General of the Frente POLISARIO Mr.
Several Libyan organisations fighting for women's rights held a demo on Thursday morning against deteriorating human
Egyptian female activists are looking for a better constitution and members of the Syrian opposition are concerned ab
Libya's Supreme Court has overturned a marriage law requiring a husband to secure the approval of his first wife befo
We are now supposed to be in the midst of celebrating the 2nd anniversary of the Arab Spring.
World Vision is extremely concerned about the plight of girls and young women in northern Mali, amid growing reports
"I will not stay quiet.
In July last year Libya held its first free elections in almost 40 years, following the death of former dictator Moam
Numerous movements, political parties, organisations and individuals took a united stand on violence against women.
The top United Nations official tasked with advancing gender equality today expressed “deep concern” abou
Egypt's new constitution leaves Dooa Abdallah feeling left out.
The unlawful occupation regime attempting to govern Libya without any success has a fake `General National Congress`
"Duck down and put your head below the window," says Hamid as we pass a military outpost in southern Laayou