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  1. Arria Formula Meeting on Women, Peace and Security and the 2015 Peace and Security Reviews

    On Thursday (21 May), Security Council members held a closed Arria-formula meeting, organised by Spain, focused on ke

    Thursday, May 21, 2015
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    General Women, Peace and Security, Conflict Prevention, Peace Processes, Protection, Peacekeeping, Justice, Rule of Law and Security Sector Reform, Reconstruction and Peacebuilding
    Arria Formula Meetings92 040
  2. REPORT: Report on the 58th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women

    The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from

    Friday, April 25, 2014
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 894
  3. HAITI: The Safety of Haitian Girls and Women Should Be Our Goal

    This past Saturday marked three years since Haiti was stuck by a devastating earthquake.

    Tuesday, January 14, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 265
  4. INTERNATIONAL: End Sexual Violence In War Zones

    Half a million women were raped during the Rwandan genocide.

    Monday, October 14, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 110
  5. NIGERIA: Nigeria Launches UN's Action Plan on Women, Peace, Security

    NIGERIA is set to launch national action plan for full implementation of the United Nations' Security Council Resolut

    Monday, August 26, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 074
  6. HAITI: Q&A with Peacekeeper Saheley Ferdous, Superintendent in the Bangladesh Formed Police Unit, Haiti

    The International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers, commemorated each year on 29 of May, is an occasion to salute t

    Tuesday, May 29, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 072
  7. BURMA: Suu Kyi's Victory and Women's Empowerment

    MYANMAR'S Election Commission announced last week the landslide victory of the opposition National League of Democrac

    Monday, April 16, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 989
  8. HAITI: 10 Female Soldiers Join 15th Peacekeeping Contingent to Haiti

    A 155-strong peace-keeping contingent will flew to Haiti yesterday from the Villamor Air Base as part of the Armed Fo

    Saturday, March 17, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 937
  9. LIBERIA: The United Nations Mission in Liberia, Facts and Figures

    The United Nations Security Council Resolution 1509 adopted on 16 September authorized the setting up of a peacekeepi

    Tuesday, February 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 847
  10. WEST ASIA: Gender and Conflict in Iraq

    Wednesday, February 15, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 835
  11. USA: Clinton Says U.S. to Help Women Broker Peace

    The United States hopes to prevent and defuse conflicts by getting more women seated at negotiating tables around the

    Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 582
  12. IRAQ: Interview: Between Nationalism and Women's Rights - The Kurdish Women's Movement

    Jadaliyya: What made you write this article?

    Wednesday, December 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 543
  13. Women's Peace Activism in Occupied Palestinian Territories

    Wednesday, December 14, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 544
  14. SOUTH ASIA: Nepal's PLA: From Guerillas to Motherhood

    KATHMANDU, NEPAL (Catholic Online) - Attracted to the Army by promises of equality and justice during the decade of c

    Monday, December 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 518
  15. INTERNATIONAL: Nobel Prize has a Gender Imbalance

    Anyone lucky enough to be teaching peace studies courses soon notices that more females are in the classes than males

    Monday, December 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 535
  16. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women See An Opportunity At Bonn

    On December 5, the international community will gather with Afghan leaders in Bonn, Germany's picturesque Cold War-er

    Friday, December 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 491
  17. INTERNATIONAL: Women in War, Women in Peace

    As wars become less about states and more about societies, women can play a greater role in shaping or ending conflic

    Tuesday, November 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 423
  18. INTERNATIONAL: Women Participation in Peace, Security Issues

    UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday called for the involvement of more women in conflict prevention and mediat

    Saturday, October 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 379
  19. Make Room for Peace – A Guide to Women's Participation in Peace Processes

    “Make Room for Peace – a guide to women's participation in peace processes” gives practical guidanc

    Wednesday, October 5, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 490
  20. AFRICA: African Women Prepare for a Bigger Role in Peacemaking

    African women who bear the brunt of the continent's conflicts now demand to play a defining role in peacekeeping.

    Saturday, October 1, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 283
  21. HAITI: Women Turn Spotlight on Haiti's Silent Rape Epidemic

    Some 14 months after Haiti's earthquake, activists say there is an ongoing epidemic of rape and gender-based violence

    Tuesday, March 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 479
  22. INTERNATIONAL: Security Council Discovers Linkages Between Poverty and Peace

    Better late than never: Following this axiom, the UN Security Council which normally debates country-specific and war

    Saturday, February 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 247
  23. UNITED STATES: United States Institute of Peace Elevates Gender Initiative to Center of Innovation

    The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) announced today that its initiative on gender and peacebuilding is now be

    Tuesday, January 18, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 041
  24. Special Report: The Role of Women in Global Security

    This report examines women's roles in peacebuilding, postconflict reconstruction, and economic development.

    Monday, January 10, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 115
  25. Download: Women, Peace & Security Handbook iPhone/iPad/iTouch App

    Saturday, January 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 170
  26. INDIA: India Asks UN to do More Against Sexual Violence

    Advocating greater participation of women in the areas of conflict prevention, peace negotiations, peace keeping and

    Saturday, December 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 966
  27. CANADA/AFGHANISTAN: Put Women in Afghan Army, Senate Report Says

    Canada should threaten to withhold aid to Afghanistan unless women are fully included in the peace process and push f

    Thursday, December 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 853
  28. BOSNIA&HERZEGOVINA: UN official - Bosnia War Rapes Must Be Prosecuted

    SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina -- A U.N.

    Friday, November 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 698
  29. SOUTHERN AFRICA: African Women Still Struggling for Equality

    Despite the political will shown by leaders on the African continent, women in Africa faced serious challenges with r

    Tuesday, November 23, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 644
  30. Engaging with Communities: The Next Challenge for Peacekeeping

    The protection of civilians from the worst ravages of war is a dilemma that international bodies have sought to addre

    Monday, November 22, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 057
  31. Haiti: Breaking the cycle of violence: A last chance for Haiti?

    This report documents Amnesty International's concerns about human rights abuses in Haiti after the departure of form

    Tuesday, November 16, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 048
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  33. PHILIPPINES: Launch of Women Corps in Mindanao's Peace Process a Breakthrough - Peace Group

    The Mindanao Peoples' Caucus (MPC), a Davao City-based peace advocacy group, considered Monday's launching of the wom

    Monday, October 4, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 264
  34. Food Security in Protracted Crisis: Issues&Challenges: Gender Issues in Protracted Crises

    The food security status of men and women is affected very differently in both acute and protracted crisis situations

    Friday, October 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 005
  35. INTERNATIONAL: Efforts to Increase Number of Female Police Bearing Fruit, says Top UN Cop

    The United Nations initiative to boost the number of female police officers deployed in peacekeeping missions around

    Wednesday, September 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 142
  36. UGANDA: For Women with Disabilities, Barriers and Abuse

    Women with disabilities in northern Uganda experience ongoing discrimination and sexual and gender-based violence, Hu

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 943
  37. 'As If We Weren't Human' - Discrimination and Violence against Women with Disabilities in Northern Uganda

    After 20 years of displacement and war, the people of northern Uganda are leaving camps set up for internally displac

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 783
  38. Afghanistan Women and the Reconciliation Process

    Following a tumultuous three decades of violence which has included three periods of conflict (the Soviet War between

    Sunday, August 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 801
  39. SOUTH ASIA: India, Bangladesh Take Lead in Deploying UN Female Police Officers

    United Nations India and Bangladesh have taken a lead in sending female police officers to serve in United Nations pe

    Friday, June 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 243
  40. DRC: UN Helps Women Fight Under-Representation in Government

    1 April 2010 –The United Nations is boosting the efforts of women in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

    Thursday, April 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 813
  41. LIBERIA: A Female Approach to Peacekeeping

    By DOREEN CARVAJAL
    Friday, March 5, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 752
  42. Gender Empowerment and United Nations Peacebuilding

    Previous studies have suggested that societies where women have higher social and economic status and greater politic

    Tuesday, September 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 825
  43. SUDAN: Women's Groups Advocate for Rape Law Reform

    Women's groups in Khartoum are working together to push for reform of north Sudan's criminal laws on rape and adulter

    Thursday, March 12, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 991
  44. Enhancing the EU Response to Women and Armed Conflict with Particular Reference to Development Policy

    The issue of women and children affected by armed conflict is one of the priorities of the 18- month troika programme

    Tuesday, April 8, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 995
  45. Private Military and Security Companies and Gender

    This tool addresses the gender aspects and challenges of a relatively new phenomenon: the privatisation of security o

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 375
  46. A Fragile Future: Why Scaling Down MONUC Too Soon Could Spell Disaster for the Congo

    Thursday, February 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 684
  47. "We'll Kill You if You Cry": Sexual Violence Widespread in the Sierra Leone Conflict

    The 75-page report, “'We'll Kill You If You Cry:' Sexual Violence in the Sierra Leone Conflict,” presents

    Tuesday, January 14, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 335
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    Civil Society Organisations67 024
  49. United States Institute of Peace

    Civil Society Organisations67 025

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