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  1. Tackling Violence against Women: A worldwide approach

    In Tackling Violence against Women WOMANKIND Worldwide shares the stories, struggles, and strategies of people in Zim

    Monday, January 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 177
  2. Programming to Address Violence Against Women: Ten Case Studies (Volume 1)

    This volume documents UNFPA's experience addressing many forms of violence against women.

    Monday, January 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 457
  3. The Prosecution of Sexual Violence in conflict: The Importance of Human Rights as Means of Interpretation.

    This paper considers the evolution of the prosecution of rape under international law, to look at the human rights fr

    Monday, January 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 506
  4. Sexual Violence: Weapon of War, Impediment to Peace

    Militaries, militias, men carrying arms, government and non-state actors, neighbours, trusted leaders and men in posi

    Monday, January 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 564
  5. Consensus Increases on Rape in International Law

    Rape has always been a part of war and violent conflict.

    Monday, January 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 722
  6. The UN Secretary-General's Database on Violence Against Women

    In December 2006, the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted a comprehensive resolution calling for an intens

    Friday, December 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 491
  7. Secretary-General's in Depth Study on all Forms of Violence against Women

    The Secretary-General's in-depth study on all forms of violence against women was launched in the General Assembly on

    Monday, October 9, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 393
  8. Is Denial of Justice Persecution ? The Case of Victims of Sexual Violence in Peru's 1980-2000 Internal Armed Conflict

    According to the 1951 UN Refugee Convention, there are three conditions a person should meet to be considered a refug

    Friday, September 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 531
  9. Meeting Report: Action on Gender Based Violence and HIV/AIDS: Bringing Together Research, Policy, Programming and Advocacy

    In response to the human rights and public health crises posed by both the HIV pandemic and the unabating levels of g

    Thursday, August 10, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 560
  10. Survivors: Women Affected by Gun Violence Speak Out

    This compilation contains only a sample of the testimonies that have been contributed to the IANSA Women's Network.

    Thursday, June 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 132
  11. Report of the Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, its Causes and Consequences, Intersections between Culture and Violence against Women

    This is my first thematic report to the Human Rights Council in my capacity as the Special Rapporteur on violence aga

    Wednesday, March 15, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 764
  12. Sexual Exploitation and Abuse: Lessons Learned Study Addressing Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in MONUC

    This paper specifically reviews the manner in which the United Nations Peacekeeping Operation (MONUC) in the Democrat

    Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 410
  13. Integration of the Human Rights of Women and the Gender Perspective: Violence Against Women: The Due Diligence Standard as a Tool for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

    Report of the Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, Yakin Ertürk

    Friday, January 20, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 472