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  1. RWANDA: Women Commend Kagame On Dev't

    President Paul Kagame has promoted all Rwandans and given each one a platform to showcase their ability, a move that

    Monday, May 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 095
  2. RWANDA: Gender and Women Promotion Achievements Inspiring

    ONE million women, countrywide, will today be marching to highlight the achievements recorded in the areas of gender

    Sunday, May 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 082
  3. RWANDA: 30 Women Complete Entrepreneurship Training

    30 women entrepreneurs were over the weekend awarded certificates after completing a two-month training in business a

    Monday, March 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 782
  4. RWANDA: UN Governing Bodies Visit Police Gender Desk and Survivor Centre in Rwanda

    Twenty diplomats representing the governing boards of UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF and the World Food Program

    Thursday, March 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 196
  5. RWANDA: Woman Vies for Top Job

    On average women constitute 18.8 percent of representatives in parliaments across the world according to the Inter

    Wednesday, March 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 799
  6. Women's Participation in the Rwandan Genocide: Mothers or Monsters?

    The participation of women in the 1994 Rwandan genocide should be considered in the context of gender relations in pr

    Monday, March 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 796
  7. RWANDA: Empowering Genocide Widows

    Sixteen years after the Rwandan genocide, many women are struggling to come to terms with the violence they endured.

    Thursday, February 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 618
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. The “Inspiration Day” Model: Fostering Women's Leadership by Connecting National Leaders with Grassroots Candidates

    The “Inspiration Day” Model: Fostering Women's Leadership by Connecting National Leaders with Grassroots

    Monday, June 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 227
  11. Scaling Up for Zero Tolerance: Civil Society Leadership in Eliminating Violence Against Women and Girls in Ghana, Rwanda, and South Africa

    Based on the Global AIDS Alliance's August 2006 report Zero Tolerance: Stop the Violence AgainstWomen and Children, S

    Wednesday, September 3, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 843
  12. 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
  13. Justice for Women: Seeking Accountability for Sexual Crimes in Post-Conflict Situations

    The systematic use of extreme violence, in particular sexual violence, in conflict and post-conflict situations raise

    Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 226
  14. Rwanda: The Impact of Women Legislators on Policy Outcomes Affecting Children and Families

    This paper provides a brief background on changing gender roles in Rwanda and in women's parliamentary representation

    Friday, December 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 578
  15. Gender-Sensitive Justice and the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda: Lessons Learned for the International Criminal Court

    The International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda [ICTR] has dealt with a number of gender-related issues in its ten yea

    Saturday, January 1, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 622
  16. Struggling to Survive: Barriers to Justice for Rape Victims in Rwanda

    This 58-page report investigates the persistent weaknesses in the Rwandan legal system that hamper the investigation

    Thursday, September 30, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 253
  17. 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
  18. If Not Now, When? Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Refugee, Internally Displaced and Post-Conflict Settings: A Global Overview

    Throughout history, gender−based violence has been an integral component of armed conflict.

    Monday, April 1, 2002
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 210
  19. Gender, Conflict and Development Volume II: Case studies: Cambodia; Rwanda; Kosovo; Algeria; Somalia; Guatemala and Eritrea

    This report was commissioned by the Netherlands Special Programme on WID, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (DGIS) of the N

    Saturday, July 6, 1996
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 091
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    Civil Society Organisations67 337
  22. Women's Economic Empowerment in Conflict-affected Countries: Potentials and Pitfalls of Entrepreneurship

    In the most fragile states - those engaged in or just emerging from conflict - putting people back to work is a criti

    Wednesday, January 12, 2011 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 885
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  24. Musaga and Busoro

    A group of 50 women, made up of a Tutsi majority, from the organization Twishakira amahoro ("We want to have pea

    Wednesday, September 29, 1999 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 229
  25. SUMMARY: The Role of Women in Peacebuilding and Reconstruction: Lessons from Rwanda, East Timor, and Afghanistan.

    This discussion was on-the-record.

    Sunday, September 19, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 570
  26. BLOG: A (Broken) Promise to the World's Women

    I recently made my way through the same Central African countryside as I traveled through two years ago with Populati

    Sunday, November 7, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 733
  27. Congo: No Stability in Kivu despite Rapprochement with Rwanda: Summary and Recommendations

    The plan to resolve the conflict in the Kivu by emphasising a military solution is failing.

    Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 741
  28. OPINION: Judge Khalida Rashid: A Pakistani to be proud of

    She was a regular girl from Peshawar who grew up to be appointed president of an international tribunal for crimes ag

    Sunday, June 5, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 282
  29. RWANDA: To What Extent Is Country Feminist?

    Opinion: A survey by the Gender Monitoring Office, reported in the Wednesday, June 6, 2012, issue of The New Times, r

    Thursday, June 7, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 384
  30. RWANDA: Is Any East African Country Ready for a Female President?

    Liberia made history when it elected Africa's first female president in Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.

    Saturday, June 9, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 392
  31. UNHCR Works to Bring the Perpetrators of Sexual Crime to Justice

    Kiziba Refugee Camp, Rwanda: The cases of rape and other sexual violence in Kiziba refugee camp are falling, but the

    Sunday, June 24, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 411

    Sweet Dreams is a documentary that chronicles how a group of Rwandan women survived destruction and mass murder, and

    Monday, November 12, 2012 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 529
  33. INTERVIEW: Rwanda an Example That Political Will Spurs Women Empowerment - Activist

    During a meeting held in Kigali last week, women activists raised concern that there is a lot that needs to be done t

    Monday, June 10, 2013 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 717
  34. STATEMENT: Congo-Kinshasa: Open Letter to the UN Security Council From Human Rights Watch On Human Rights Abuses in the Democratic Republic of Congo

    Human Rights Watch (Washington, DC)

    New York, October 2, 2013

    Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 824
  35. CAMPAIGN: The Rwandan Genocide: 20th Anniversary

    20 years after more than 800,000 Rwandans perished in the Rwandan Genocide, find out how the sexual violence survivor

    Sunday, April 6, 2014 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 891