The most widely practiced forms are Type I and Type II.
Guinea-Bissau is countering the effects of last year's unrest, and the United Nations is helping to promote security
The Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Guinea-Bissau, Joseph Mutaboba, today highlighted progress mad
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the February 2010 version of our Monthly Action Point
Gender activists from East and Southern Africa have expressed shock at the backward trends in the 50/50 campaign in r
In October, 2010, the international community will mark the 10th Anniversary of the adoption of 1325, the first Secur
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Refugees - often forced from their homes with nothing but the clothes on their back, then confined in camps and depen
In April 2008, the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) and the Accra based Women Peace an
This report highlights that after more than a decade of armed conflict and human rights abuses there are more than on
Women in Guinea experience many forms of violence and restrictions, including female genital mutilation, human traffi
Sinim Mira Nissigue, an NGO established in the late 1990's, has been taking the lead on bringing information a