“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.”
As always, another election was upon us; all eyes were on who voted for or against the 2002 Iraq War Resolution.
Democratic Senator Bob Casey and a handful of other senators met with Afghan President Hamid Karzai in Washington, D.
Over the course of a decade and through the administrations of two presidents of different political parties, the Uni
Today the U.S.
Former first lady Laura Bush says women in Afghanistan are creating their own economic opportunities and that entrepr
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday hailed a draft Senate resolution backing the rights of women in the A
The US government launched a five-year ‘Gender Equity Programme' in Pakistan in 2011, to advance women's human
Human rights has been a hot topic in Afghanistan since the Taliban's near-medieval treatment of Afghan girls and wome
Two years ago, a small team of female Marines -- drivers, engineers, cooks and other specialists -- began conducting
The proposals of four Turkish nongovernmental organizations focusing on women's empowerment will be funded by the Uni
Women can be a major power in convincing Mideast leaders to agree to a comprehensive Arab-Israeli peace deal, U.S.
Why should Canada bother helping Afghan women and girls when Canadian combat troops withdraw next year?
A new Senate committee urges the government to put women's rights in Afghanistan at the top of its priority list for
Canada should threaten to withhold aid to Afghanistan unless women are fully included in the peace process and push f
The Department of State has awarded $5 million in grants to several nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) to provide d
In an effort to kick-start public debate on Canada's post-combat mission in Afghanistan, CARE Canada recommends the g
The September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks brought about many changes in American society.
The United States on Monday launched a new 40-million-dollar Gender Equity Grants Program in Pakistan to advance wome
The evidence against Burma's junta has been piling up for many years.
Afghanistan's transition toward leading its own security efforts must include the rights of Afghan women.
After the bilateral Strategic Dialogue meeting in Islamabad today, U.S.
Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer, Executive Director of the White House Council on Women
In an interview Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke to NBC's Andrea Mitchell about women's rights and Middle
What do women fishing, school building and better farming skills have to do with U.S. national security?
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke briefly yesterday about the need for Afghan women and girls to be involved i
SECRETARY CLINTON: Well, good afternoon, everyone.
Pink wigged-protesters and hundreds of other demonstrators wielding posters calling for peace converged on Copley Squ