“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.”
In 2000, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 1325 to uphold women’s rights in conflict and their roles in peac
This briefing details how the Burmese Army has used rape and sexual violence with impunity for decades.
A women's group says the military in Myanmar is still using rape as a weapon of war, with more than 100 women and gir
Last week, a young woman from the Karen ethnic minority in Burma reported being “beaten, drugged, and sexually
“We fled our village to a hiding site before the fighting began.
Reports emerged last week from Kachin and Shan States that rape is still being used as a tactic by the Burmese army t
Women and children suffered terribly during the 2010 general election given the gun battles in border areas, accordin
In military-ruled Burma's Karen state, tradition and a male-dominated social order have long guaranteed men the role
Women who have fled Burma to escape what they describe as systematic violence against women by the military have band
It has been three years since the report ''License to Rape" exposed to the world how troops of the Burmese milit
This report System of Impunity documents detailed accounts of sexual violence against women in all the ethnic states,
According to Burma's ruling military regime, the State Peace and Development Council (SPDC), Burma's army "safeg
KWAT strongly condemns the impunity and this act of crime against humanity and lack of rule of law in Burma.
WOMEN GROUPS AROUND THE WORLD CALL ON THE UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL TO PROSECUTE SENIOR GENERAL THAN SHWE AT TH