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  1. ASIA/PACIFIC: Asia Pacific Women Share Stories Against Militarism

    Women representatives from Asia Pacific countries shared their experiences on the impact of militarism in their homes

    Saturday, July 31, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 710
  2. IRAN: Iranian Woman Facing Stoning: 'I'm afraid of dying'

    In a room thousands of miles from her prison cell in northeastern Iran, the fear that has gripped Sakineh Mohammadi A

    Saturday, July 31, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 719
  3. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women Fear Loss of Modest Gains

    Women's precarious rights in Afghanistan have begun seeping away.

    Friday, July 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 723
  4. MALAYSIA: Two Women Appointed to Male-Dominant Malaysian Sharia Court Bench

    Two Malaysian women have been cleared to hear the same cases as their male colleagues in Sharia court.

    Friday, July 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 744
  5. INTERNATIONAL: Human Rights Committee Concludes Ninety-Ninth Session

    The Human Rights Committee concluded its ninety-ninth session today, during which it considered and adopted concludin

    Friday, July 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 752
  6. PHILIPPINES: Philippines Adopts UN Resolution to Promote Women's Participation in Peace Building

    Davao City, Philippines—In celebration of the International Women's Month this March, the Philippine government

    Thursday, July 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 683
  7. IRAN: Iran to Pay for New Babies to Boost Population

    Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad inaugurated a new policy on Tuesday to encourage population growth, dismissing

    Thursday, July 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 685
  8. INTERNATIONAL: HIV Gel Called Poor Substitute for Women's Rights

    Some advocates at last week's International AIDS Conference greeted news of the results of an HIV gel coolly, saying

    Thursday, July 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 725
  9. SRI LANKA: War Over, But Women Wage Battle For Survival

    It was a typically hot, humid day in this eastern coastal village.

    Wednesday, July 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 669
  10. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women Soldiers Don't Struggle Alone

    A group of NATO Training Mission –Afghanistan mentors hosted a women's forum for female Afghan National Army me

    Wednesday, July 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 672
  11. LEBANON: Lebanon as Hub for Gender Equality Reform

    Lebanon may be used as a regional base for the spread of gender equality, a representative from the Council of Europe

    Wednesday, July 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 675
  12. CAMBODIA: Cambodians Upset by Genocide Sentence

    The Khmer Rouge tribunal delivered its first verdict on Monday and sentenced a top leader of the genocidal regime, co

    Wednesday, July 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 690
  13. IRAN: Iranian Authorities Pressure Prominent Lawyer By Holding Family Members 'Hostage'

    "Today I was again contacted after being interrogated, I was summoned through a telephone call.

    Tuesday, July 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 674
  14. CAMBODIA: Convicted Khmer Rouge Jailer Duch 'Will Appeal'

    The former Cambodian Khmer Rouge prison chief Duch, who was convicted of crimes against humanity, will appeal against

    Tuesday, July 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 748
  15. PHILIPPINES: Women Will Have Half of Gov't Posts in 5 Years

    In five years, women will occupy half of all executive positions in government.

    Monday, July 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 641
  16. BURMA/MYANMAR: Female Political Prisoner Beaten by Guards

    A female political prisoner in Kachin state's Putao prison was beaten up by prison guards when she tried to stop them

    Monday, July 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 660
  17. AFGHANISTAN: Women Who Push for Better Human Rights in Afghanistan Face Systematic Violence

    In Afghanistan, despite a pledge from the government to protect women's rights and promote gender equality, more than

    Monday, July 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 673
  18. IRAQ: Enhancing Iraqi Women's Participation in Peace Efforts Focus of UN Forum

    Increasing the participation of Iraqi women in conflict resolution and in building a lasting peace were among the iss

    Monday, July 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 687
  19. SOLOMON ISLANDS: Government Defies Agreement: Delma

    The Solomon Islands government defied and agreement signed with the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Ag

    Monday, July 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 749
  20. PHILIPPINES: The President's Men and Women: Peace Adviser Gets 2nd Chance to Push Peace

    Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita “Ging” Deles is getting a second chance to push for pe

    Sunday, July 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 640
  21. IRAN: World Rallies for Iranian Woman Sentenced to Death

    In London, campaigners protested against "medievalism and barbarity" Hundreds of people have held rallies a

    Saturday, July 24, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 639
  22. KURDISTAN: Kurdish Women MPs Would not Accommodate to Shape Commission in Regional Parliament

    A women member of Kurdistan parliament said today that most of the women parliament members have difficulties in shap

    Saturday, July 24, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 642
  23. BURMA/MYANMAR: Myanmar's 'Three Princesses' on the Warpath--Former Prime Ministers' Daughters to Take on Junta in Upcoming Elections

    A lifetime of frustration in politics in Myanmar has not tired Ms Cho Cho Kyaw Nyein.

    Saturday, July 24, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 659
  24. AFGHANISTAN: Female Suicide Bombers The New Threat in Afghanistan

    Amidst the disarray following General McChrystal's interview with Rolling Stone, a much less reported but profound ev

    Saturday, July 24, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 665
  25. AFGHANISTAN: Clinton tells Afghan Women They Will Not Be Forgotten Amid Peace Efforts

    Hillary Clinton today promised that any peace deal with the ultra-conservative Taliban movement would not come at the

    Friday, July 23, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 627
  26. AFGHANISTAN: Women in Northern Afghanistan Face Taliban Revival

    Women living in Afghanistan's safest region are retreating behind the veil amid fears they are being stalked by a res

    Thursday, July 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 625
  27. SOUTHEAST ASIA: The Continuing Agony of Comfort Women

    THIS IS not about the debate on purloined text and footnotes that found their way into a Supreme Court decision, and

    Thursday, July 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 663
  28. SOLOMON ISLANDS: Confidence Handful of Women Candidates Will Do Well in Solomons Election

    The leader of a Solomon Islands women's organisation says a number of strong women are standing in next month's elect

    Thursday, July 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 751
  29. BURMA/MYANMAR: Burma's 'Three princesses' Prepare for Election They Have No Chance of Winning

    A lifetime of frustration in Burmese politics has not wearied Cho Cho Kyaw Nyein.

    Thursday, July 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 788
  30. AFGHANISTAN: Fears for Women if U.S. Leaves Afghanistan

    Amid rising opposition to the war in Afghanistan and speculation about a U.S.

    Wednesday, July 21, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 610
  31. CAMBODIA: In Brief: Sex Workers Abused by Cambodian Officials - HRW

    Sex workers in Cambodia face rape, arbitrary arrest, extortion and other abuses at the hands of the authorities, acco

    Tuesday, July 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 575
  32. SOLOMON ISLANDS: 508 Candidates Eye 50 Seats in Solomons Election

    A record 508 candidates will be contesting the 50 seats in the Solomon Islands parliament in next month's national el

    Tuesday, July 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 596
  33. ISRAEL: Doctor Suspected of Using Anasthetics to Rape Two Women

    Jose Guara Fara, a 46-year-old doctor, was arrested on Monday on suspicion of raping two women at his home in Modi'in

    Tuesday, July 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 614
  34. SOLOMON ISLANDS: Solomons Minister Willing to Consider up to Four Reserved Parliamentary Seats for Women

    The Solomon Islands caretaker deputy prime minister says if women are successful at next month's national election th

    Tuesday, July 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 842
  35. JORDAN: Jordanian Youth and Women to Lead the Way in November Elections

    Sisterhood Is Global Institute/Jordan and WLP are launching the second Youth Tech Festival for 150 youth from across

    Tuesday, July 20, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 868
  36. AFGHANISTAN: Afghanistan Conference Raises Fears of Sacrificing Rights for Short-Term Peace

    Plans for a peace deal with the Taleban in Afghanistan could seriously jeopardize the rights of the Afghan people, in

    Monday, July 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 580
  37. US/PAKISTAN:The United States Announces the U.S.-Pakistan Gender Equity Program

    After the bilateral Strategic Dialogue meeting in Islamabad today, U.S.

    Monday, July 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 588
  38. SYRIA: Bans Full Islamic Face Veils at Universities

    Syria has forbidden the country's students and teachers from wearing the niqab -- the full Islamic veil that reveals

    Monday, July 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 600
  39. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women Call for Inclusion in Decision-Making Ahead of Kabul Conference

    Dozens of Afghan women from the provinces of Kandahar in the south to Takhar in the north are calling on Afghan leade

    Sunday, July 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 626
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  41. KASHMIR: Kashmiri Women United by Loss

    Parvina Hangar's son was just 16 years old when she says he was abducted by Indian forces.

    Saturday, July 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 578
  42. PHILIPPINES: UP's First Woman President Prepares to Step Down

    The University of the Philippines (UP) has just announced that it is now looking for nominees to succeed Dr.

    Saturday, July 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 612
  43. PAKISTAN: UN Gender Entity: A Ray of Hope

    In spite of advances, discrimination against women persists in laws and in practice.

    Saturday, July 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 666
  44. SOLOMON ISLANDS: Women Contesting Solomon Islands Elections

    The New Zealand Parliamentarians' group on Population and Development (NZPPD) welcomes the news that 18 women will be

    Thursday, July 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 599
  45. AFGHANISTAN: Will We Again Abandon Afghan Women? (Op-Ed)

    “Women's rights are human rights,” Hillary Clinton declared at the United Nations Fourth Conference on Wo

    Wednesday, July 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 540
  46. IRAQ: 3 women, 1 child killed in Attack on Family in Iraq's Anbar

    Three women and a child from one family were killed and six others wounded when gunmen attacked a house near the city

    Wednesday, July 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 550
  47. GAZA: UN Convenes Open Day for the Women of Gaza

    The UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Robert Serry, received a group of 20 women leaders and

    Wednesday, July 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 566
  48. EGYPT: Women Have Burdens but No Privileges

    Hoda Gameel is 22 and one of the millions of women in Egypt thrust by need and circumstance into the world of work.

    Tuesday, July 13, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 517
  49. AFGHANISTAN: Talks Shouldn't Ignore Taliban Abuse of Women

    Ongoing Taliban attacks on women in Afghanistan show why women's rights should be a priority in any political agreeme

    Tuesday, July 13, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 527
  50. INDIA: UN Panel Reviews Women's Situation in India

    A UN committee on the elimination of discrimination against women has begun a review of the situation of women in Ind

    Tuesday, July 13, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 530

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