“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.”
Gender Specialist at the Sierra Leone Conference on Transformation and Development (SLCDT), Madam Naasu Fofanah has s
The Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Prof.
Catherine Cherop does not allow the social construction of society's life to intimidate her.
"The power of women is in their stories.
Saudi Arabian officials strip-searched 29 Christian women and assaulted six Christian men after arresting them for ho
What most of us know about Rwanda – other than the fact that it is a small country in central Africa – is
On the 25th of January at 10:00 a.m, EVE Organization invited the women's civil society and female activists to a pre
A South Sudanese women's alliance on Wednesday said the National Constitution Review Commission (NCRC) did not fully
Where are all the women in Syria's national uprising?
Libya will scrap a proposal for 10 percent of seats in a new national assembly to be set aside for women, a Western d
The chief of the joint United Nations-African Union operation in Darfur (UNAMID) stressed today his commitment to end
By all standards, 2011 was quite an exceptional year for men and women in the Arab world.
The bishops of Southern Africa have appointed Sister Hermenegild Makoro as the new Secretary- General of the Southern
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is a joint Nobel Peace Prize winner as a champion for women's rights, whose steely nerves have
Recent attacks by ethnic tribes in the Jonglei state, South Sudan have killed an estimated 3,000 people and l
Late in the afternoon on November 29, former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo was removed from his prison cell in the
By Reenat Sinay
Some women groups marched through Abuja on Monday to demonstrate support for the fuel subsidy withdrawal by the Feder
An International expert on Women's and Health Specialist has spoken out on the topic in the number of deaths occurrin
"A dead rat is worth more than the body of a woman." Those were the words of one distraught young woman who
Wartime rape is a persistent and brutal aspect of conflict, whether during or in the aftermath of hostilities.
At first Samira Ibrahim was afraid to tell her father that Egyptian soldiers had detained her in Tahrir Square in Cai
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
SADOKE KIKUNDA Mayele repeatedly cracks his knuckles as he sits restlessly in a small room up a dank stairway in Goma
High decorated ceremony organized by the organization of the Somali women known as COGWO that focused on the role of
Sergeant Eunice Kisembo discovered she was HIV positive in 2001 after her release from Luzira Prison.
Influential female singers known as “Hakamat” are still fuelling inter-tribal conflict in Sudan's Darfur
THE BABY'S name is Alame.
Women have made significant advances in politics over the past few decades, with females having served as the head of