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  1. BURUNDI: Burundian Women Want a Greater Say in Running of Country

    As Burundi heads towards the 2015 general elections, and despite a quota of 30 percent women's representation in parl

    Monday, July 7, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 424
  2. BURUNDI: Remembering Nelson Mandela's Work To Bring Women To The Table During Peace Talks In Burundi

    As civil war raged in Burundi since the 1996 outbreak of armed conflict between ethnic Tutsi and Hutu groups, in his

    Friday, December 6, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 175
  3. BURUNDI: Restoration of livelihoods and trauma healing in Burundi

    Working with others to make a difference

    Wednesday, November 6, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 138
  4. Reports/Policy Briefs90 912
  5. BURUNDI: Changing Lives in Burundi: "Now I am no longer beaten"

    Burundian society has long been accustomed to domestic and sexual violence.

    Tuesday, March 13, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 895
  6. Monthly Action Points (MAP) on Women, Peace and Security, NGOWG, December 2011

    For December, in which the Russian Federation has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations o

    Tuesday, December 6, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 540
  7. Pre 2015 News Archive63 339
  8. Across Conflict Lines: Women Mediating for Peace. 12th Annual Colloquium Findings

    This paper draws on discussions from The Institute for Inclusive Security's 12th Annual Colloquium “Across Conf

    Saturday, January 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 347
  9. BURUNDI: Using Men to Empower Women

    For a long time, Merthus Ntahobakuriye, 53, did not think much of being drunk daily or refusing to help out with hous

    Tuesday, December 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 741
  10. BURUNDI: The Battered Women of Burundi

    Although they have been separated for over a year Chantal's ex-boyfriend, Kamessa, has repeatedly threatened her.

    Tuesday, November 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 539
  11. Towards Democratic Governance and an Effective Fight Against Poverty in Burundi after the Elections

    Between May and September 2010, Burundi has been through several stages of an electoral process.

    Friday, September 17, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 917
  12. CENTRAL AFRICA: Africa's Indigenous Batwa Community Decries High Rate of Violence Against Women

    The original inhabitants of the equatorial forests of Africa's Great Lakes region – the Batwa Indigenous commun

    Tuesday, August 24, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 105
  13. Burundi: Violence, Rights Violations Mar Elections

    (Nairobi) - Increasing human rights violations could undermine Burundi's electoral process unless the government take

    Thursday, July 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 786
  14. Rapport de la Journee

    Saisissant l'occasion du 10è anniversaire de la RCS 1325 pour répondre à l'appel de la ré

    Friday, June 11, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 649
  15. 'We'll Tie You Up and Shoot You': Lack of Accountability for Political Violence in Burundi

    On May 21, Burundi begins a four-month election season, the country's first elections following the end of a nearly 1

    Tuesday, May 25, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 771
  16. Women's Political Participation and Influence in Post-Conflict Burundi and Nepal

    Since the adoption of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security in October 2000, t

    Saturday, May 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 304
  17. Women, Peace and Security: Examining the Impact of Resolution 1325 on UN Disarmament and Demobilization Programs

    Since the end of the Cold War, changes in modern warfare, including the increased targeting of civilians and the esca

    Wednesday, March 31, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 784
  18. Women's Organizations: A Driving Force Behind Women's Participation and Rights

    Since the adoption of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security in October 2000, t

    Monday, March 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 305
  19. Affirmative Action: A Kick-Start with Limitations

    An increasing number of countries emerging from armed conflict have introduced mechanisms for affirmative action to g

    Monday, February 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 245
  20. Women Leaders in the Great Lakes Region Trained in Peace-Building Skills

    A workshop on conflict prevention, mediation and peace-building for women leaders from member states of the Internati

    Tuesday, January 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 992
  21. AFRICA: Achieving Fifty Percent Women in Decision Making by 2015

    Gender activists from East and Southern Africa have expressed shock at the backward trends in the 50/50 campaign in r

    Friday, December 18, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 672
  22. BURUNDI: Security Council Extends UN Mission in Burundi for Another Year as Elections Loom

    The Security Council today extended for another year the United Nations political mission in Burundi, calling for ful

    Thursday, December 17, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 614
  23. Peril or Protection: The Link Between Livelihoods and Gender-based Violence in Displacement Settings

    Sunday, November 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 079
  24. Transitional Justice and Security System Reform

    Executive Summary

    Monday, June 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 170
  25. Peril or Protection: The Link Between Livelihoods and Gender-based Violence in Displacement Settings

    When women are displaced due to conflict or human rights abuses, they adopt new strategies to provide for themselves

    Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 193
  26. BURUNDI: EAC Gender & Community Development Analysis

    In its constant quest for sustainable solutions to issues facing humanity, Burundi recently joined the rest of the in

    Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 577
  27. The Great Lakes Pact and the Rights of Displaced People: A Guide for Civil Society

    This Guide is intended to help readers understand the political, legal and institutional framework of the ICGLR.

    Monday, September 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 225
  28. Violence Against Women in Burundi: The UN Confirms Concerns of OMCT and ACAT

    On 1st February 2008, as its 40th session came to an end, the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimi

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 194
  29. Burundi: No Protection from Rape in War and Peace

    The most commonly reported form of sexual violence in Burundi is rape, and is committed by both state and non-state a

    Tuesday, October 9, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 880
  30. Enhancing Security and the Rule of Law: How can Gender be Better Integrated into the Priorities of the UN Peacebuilding Commission?

    A summary highlighting key themes and recommendations made during the roundtable on “Enhancing the Rule of Law:

    Tuesday, June 5, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 152
  31. Reports/Policy Briefs89 810
  32. Briefing Note on Gender Issues for the Security Council Mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burundi and Rwanda

    In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burundi and Rwanda, women and girls have been plagued by violence, loss of l

    Sunday, June 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 326
  33. Public Discussions on Women's Participation in Decision Making Positions Following the 2010 Elections

    Public discussions on women's participation in decision making positions following the 2010 elections – Women P

    Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 756
  34. Presentation of the 1325 In-Country Monitoring Report

    Presentation of the 1325 in-country monitoring report–WPP Burundi (October; Bujumbura, Burundi)

    Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 758
  35. Oxfam's Shooting Poverty Premiere

    Oxfam's award-winning filmmakers from their "Shooting Poverty" project will be in NYC for one week to scree

    Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 840
  36. Rape in Burundi: Demand Justice Now!

    Rape is widespread throughout Burundi, though many cases remain unprosecuted.

    Sunday, July 20, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 226
  37. Arusha Declaration

    A delegation of Burundian women from different groups, backgrounds and political parties presented at the Arusha Peac

    Wednesday, October 21, 1998 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 233
  38. Women Under Attack

    Women and children have been systematically attacked during Burundi's 10-year conflict Sexual violence has been widel

    Sunday, February 29, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 235
  39. Urgent Need to Protect Women and Girls From Rape

    The Government of Burundi and the international community should take urgent action to stop widespread sexual violenc

    Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 236
  40. VIDEO: From Peace to Politics: Burundian Women Take Charge

    This video depicts how women crossed political parties and ethnic groups to become a unified force.

    Wednesday, September 30, 2009 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 386
  41. INTERVIEW: Being at the Table: Interview with Carolyn McAskie

    Carolyn McAskie had a long and distinguished career with the United Nations, her positions including Assistant Secret

    Friday, December 31, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 844
  42. CONFERENCE FOLLOW UP: 1325+10 Peace Fair's Cyber Dialogue In-Country Statements

    Friday, December 31, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 860
  43. Initiatives73 738