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  1. Gender and the involvement of Women in Local Governance: A Handbook of Concepts Training and Action Tools

    There has been an increasing recognition, world-wide, of the equal rights of women and of the importance of gender ma

    Thursday, January 1, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 370
  2. Reports/Policy Briefs89 466
  3. Russian Federation/Chechnya: Briefing to the 60th Session of the UN Commission on Human Rights


    Thursday, January 1, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 356
  4. Peace Agreements as a Means for Promoting Gender Equality and Ensuring Participation of Women – A Framework of Model Provisions

    Report of the Expert Group Meeting in Ottawa, Canada.The expert group meeting on “Peace agreements as a means f

    Thursday, November 13, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 405
  5. Concluding Observations of the Human Rights Committee: Russian Federation

    Concluding observations of the Human Rights Committee Russian federation

    Thursday, November 6, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 914
  6. Background on Women's Status in Iraq Prior to the Fall of the Saddam Hussein Government

    Historically, Iraqi women and girls have enjoyed relatively more rights than many of their counterparts in the Middle

    Saturday, November 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 743
  7. Still in Need: Reproductive Health Care for Afghan Refugees in Pakistan

    The Women's Commission conducted a reproductive health (RH) assessment focused on the implementation of priority RH a

    Wednesday, October 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 189
  8. Trapped by Inequality: Bhutanese Refugee Women in Nepal

    Bhutanese women who are living as refugees in Nepal, many for more than a decade, confront not only the hardship of l

    Wednesday, September 24, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 120
  9. Protocol to the African Charter on Human and People's Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa

    The Protocol to the African Charter on Human and People's Rights (ACHPR) on the Rights of Women in Africa was adopted

    Wednesday, September 17, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 904
  10. Constructing a Global Law- Violence Against Women and the Human Rights System

    This ethnographic analysis of one of the core human rights conventions suggests that despite the lack of enforceabili

    Tuesday, September 16, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 894
  11. Into Harm's Way: Forced Return of Displaced People to Chechnya

    The conflict in Chechnya continues to take a huge toll on civilians.

    Tuesday, September 9, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 866
  12. Women in Aceh and Women's NGOs

    Nunuk is a member of the National Commission on Anti Violence Against Women, and the coordinator of a sub-commission

    Monday, September 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 869
  13. War, Gender and Culture: Mozambican Women Refugees

    Analyses of the psychological sequelae of war-related violence for women tend to rely on the concepts developed in

    Sunday, August 31, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 818
  14. Enlisting the Armed Forces to Protect Reproductive Health and Rights: Lessons Learned from Nine Countries

    Taking advantage of the considerable organizational and human resources of military institutions to protect reproduct

    Monday, August 18, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 455
  15. Struggling through Peace: Return and Resettlement in Angola

    After three decades, hundreds of thousands of deaths and mass displacement of the civilian population, the death in F

    Friday, August 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 671
  16. Live From Palestine: International and Palestinian Direct Action Against the Israeli Occupation

    Foreigners are flocking to Palestinc, but not for Holy Land pilgrimages or beach vacations.

    Friday, August 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 687
  17. Logros Alcanzados en la Aplicación de la Declaración de Compromiso en la Lucha Contra el VIH/SIDA

    Seguimiento de los resultados del vigésimo sexto período extraordinario de sesiones: aplicación

    Friday, July 25, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 476
  18. Progress Towards Implementation of the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS Report of the Secretary-General

    Follow-up to the outcome of the twenty-sixth special session: implementation of the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/

    Friday, July 25, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 481
  19. Open Letter from the Kurdish Women Action Against Honour Killing

    With each day that passes since the fall of the Baathist regime, further revelations of past atrocities are laid bare

    Friday, July 25, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 901
  20. Open Letter From Kurdish Women Action Against Honour Killing on the Participation of Iraqi Women Post-Conflict

    Open letter from the Kurdish Women Action against Honour Killing to:

    Thursday, July 24, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 434
  21. Liberian Stories: A Population Caught in the Cycle of Violence and Displacement

    Random violence, looting, rape, forced recruitment, family separation and general chaos have been part of the daily l

    Tuesday, July 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 150
  22. Reports/Policy Briefs89 397
  23. Building Gender Equality on the Thai-Burma Border Within Burma's Exiled Opposition Movement

    Building gender equality on the Thai–Burma Border within Burma's exiled opposition movement, follow up paper of

    Tuesday, July 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 665
  24. PLEASE TELL MR. BUSH …' Diaries from Iraq, May 9-May 20, 2003

    There is a high level of chaos, anarchy, frustration, and even anger in today's Iraq.

    Friday, May 9, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 900
  25. State of the World's Mothers 2003: Protecting Women and Children in War and Conflict

    In a survey of 105 countries, 33 out of 50 that ranked lowest in mothers' and childrens' wellbeing had experienced re

    Thursday, May 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 161
  26. Guidelines for Prevention and Response Sexual and Gender-Based Violence against Refugees, Returnees and Internally Displaced Persons

    In every community in the world there are people who have been affected by acts of brutality.

    Thursday, May 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 430
  27. Domestic Violence on the Thai-Burma Border: International Human Rights Implications

    Women from Burma who live in the camps along the Thai-Burma border are increasingly coming into contact with the conc

    Thursday, May 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 664
  28. Reports/Policy Briefs90 230
  29. Iraqi Women's Health Care Needs Urgent Attention

    Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) urges the United States and coalition forces in Iraq to immediately address the dir

    Friday, April 18, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 433
  30. Ten Reasons Why Militarism is Bad for Women's Health

    We are mired in a U.S.-led pre-emptive war against Iraq that violates international law and the UN Charter.

    Thursday, April 10, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 565
  31. Reports/Policy Briefs89 461
  32. Chechnya: The World Looks Away

    Tuesday, April 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 363
  33. General Recommendation No. 25: Gender Related Dimensions of Racial Discrimination

    General Recommendation No. 25: Gender related dimensions of racial discrimination : . 20/03/2000.

    Thursday, March 20, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 495
  34. The Human Rights Situation in the Chechen Republic

    The human rights situation in the Chechen Republic is characterised by gross human rights abuses, violations of inter

    Thursday, March 13, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 357
  35. War Has Changed Our Life, Not Our Spirit: Experiences of Forcibly Displaced Women

    In the so-called world order, women refugees are at the bottom of the ladder in every respect.

    Saturday, March 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 516
  36. Gendered Spaces: Women in Burmese Society

    In many ways, historically and today, women of Burma hold a unique and enviable position.

    Saturday, March 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 061
  37. Displaced and Desperate: Assessment of Reproductive Health for Colombia's Internally Displaced Persons

    The assessment team found that internally displaced persons (IDPs) suffer a critical lack of access to reproductive h

    Saturday, February 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 192
  38. Researching Internal Displacement: State of the Art

    This is a summary of papers presented at the conference ‘Researching internal displacement: state of the art' h

    Saturday, February 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 525