“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.”
For January, in which Kazakhstan has the presidency of the UN Security Council, the MAP provides recommendations on
For July, in which Japan has the presidency of the UN Security Council, the MAP provides recommendations on the situa
Analysis is forthcoming.
I sat in the glittery closing plenary of last week's global summit to end sexual violence in conflict in London, tire
This paper provides an analysis on how to deal with Boko Haram by utilizing the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Agend
The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Zainab Maina has reiterated the commitment of the Present Admin
"Violence against women, violence against our mothers and sisters has reached an unacceptable level and we all m
The women of Port Loko District on Valentine's Day celebrated the first One Billion rising in Africa V-Day on the the
The Country Representative of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), Mr.
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Female opposition lawmaker, Hon.
By the launch of the National Action Plan on United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR 1325) in Abuja Tuesday
The Female legislative Caucus of Liberia's National Legislature says it will shortly introduce a parity bill.
The National Elections Commission (NEC) in collaboration with the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral
NEW YORK, July 31, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Reduction of Military Set for Next Year, Possible F
It's hard to underscore enough the role women have played in Liberia's recent history.
A black Mercedes pulls up in a grimy street in Bamako and the back door swings open.
Political parties in Liberia have been asked to ensure that at least 40 per cent of all elected positions at the dist
The National Security Coordinator (NSCOORD), Retired Brigadier Mustapha M.K.
The Minister of Social Welfare, Gender and Children's Affairs, Hon.
It is over a week since Ruth Flomo was last able to walk, the bullet lodged in her leg an agonising reminder of the t
President Dr Joyce Banda will leave the country on June 26 for Abuja Nigeria where she is expected to attend a High L
Women activists from various groups in Sierra Leone, including the Parliamentary Female Caucus, 50/50 Group and Campa
Liberia's national police force (LNP) has begun an intensive recruitment program across the country aimed at women.
As part of ongoing efforts to strengthen implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women P
Malawi President Joyce Banda and Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf delivered blunt advice Monday to those seek
The Women Situation Room WSR, with the theme "Peace in our Hands" will be officially launched by President
Before we finally close the chapter on 2011, flipping a fresh page for a new beginning in 2012, let's not forget that
“The goal for more women in politics is not fewer men in politics but a more equitable society.” This is
2011 was not so good despite CSOs input into efforts to ensure that the rights of women were upheld, that is the vedi
Women in the country particularly those in Buipe in the Central Gonja District have been urged to use their natural e
The struggle for equal opportunities for women in all aspects of Sierra Leone's socio-economic life is a
If there were any doubts concerning the impact of her Presidency in the African political arena, the President's inte
UN Women conducted two workshops in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County, and Monrovia in Montserrado County.
Liberia's Vice President Joseph N.
Ghana has finalised the National Plan of Action for the implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution
The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Côte d'Ivoire, Y. J.
This edition is focused on the role of women in Sierra Leone's security sector.
This book, written by Dylan Matthews, aims to raise awareness among government policy-makers, the media, potential fu
Week long on-the-air discussion on women's participation in Liberia's recovery and the impact of post-conflict develo
Following the conflict, a disarmament, demobilization, rehabilitation and reintegration process began.
The Global Network of Women Peacebuilders conducts Capacity Building and Local Legislation and 1325 Workshops
The Youth Exploring Solutions (YES), a passionate, non-profit and voluntary youth-led development organization that i
Côte d'Ivoire's political crisis in 2001 worsened the humanitarian situation in the country and gender-based vi
The Women Peace and Security Network-Africa (WIPSEN) has provided leadership training for dozens of young girls in Si