“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.”
The objective of the 2005 Addis Ababa workshop was to identify ways of strengthening the understanding and observance
When women are insecure or threatened and have limited freedom of movement they cannot participate in peace and democ
In a climate of deep insecurity and escalating violence, Haitian women, the backbone of Haitian society and economy,
The UK government's report on progress in achieving gender equality and women's empowerment as set out in the Beijing
In recent years, peace agreements have become pivotal moments for determining the future constitutional and legal fra
UNDP Liberia and the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) signed a letter of understanding to collabora
In the afternoon of 22 March 2002, in the community of Barranca Tecuani, municipality of Ayutla de los Libres, Guerre
"Remettre les armes à leur place" présente un inventaire des coûts humains de la dispon
This publication provides an overview of areas for action — public health, forced displacement, protection of c
Her name is Joyce Puta, a 48-year-old Zambian army colonel on secondment to the United Nations.
The following stories aim to show the human face of Security Council resolution 1325, featuring profiles of women fro
Dr. Cynthia Maung has undergone a dramatic transformation.
We know that the role of women as actors in armed conflict has traditionally been neglected and undervalued.
The armed conflict in Chechnya, now in its fourth year, is the most serious human rights crisis of the new decade in
The military government consistently denies that Burma has no political prisoners.
The second armed conflict in the Chechen Republic since the break-up of the Soviet Union has continued for nearly fiv
The present report is the first time that the Angolan government is submitting a combined report, together with docum
Since the deployment in July 1999 of an international peacekeeping force (KFOR) and the establishment of the United N
Based on the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement (GPID), a cartoon booklet called ‘Mereka yang mengungs
During the process of formulating the Kenya National HIV/AIDS Strategic Plan (KNASP) of 2000 -2005, some of the gende
In recent years, much attention has been devoted by international organizations, non-governmental organizations (NGOs
What steps has Cambodia's government taken to achieve gender equality since ratifying the Convention on the Eliminati
Written statement* submitted by the World Organization against Torture, the International Federation of ACAT (Action
Somali author Nuruddin Farah reminds us that the lives of many Africans is highly precarious.