“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.”
he annual United Nations report documenting conflict-related sexual violence around the world today for the first tim
The news of the day was that Democratic representatives walked out of a hearing on “religious liberty and birth
The African Women's Decade (2010-2020) is a bold political initiative that aims to put women at the centre of develop
According to the Global Fund, war and militarism have a profound impact on women inside and outside of conflict situa
Colombian and American universities, together with several non-governmental organizations released ten lessons they t
A growing list of U.N. Security Council Resolutions acknowledges the importance of gender in processes for peace.
The 9th Choice Women First 5Km run organized by Great Ethiopian Run will be held on Sunday March 11, 2012.
Magdalena Ehisa Tito, an elegant and extremely polite woman welcomed us into her home.
When three women, including Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, an alumna of Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), rece
The women's Leadership for Peace and Security in the Greater Horn of Africa project was launched in 2009.
Women's League of Burma (WLB) calls for U Thein Sein Government to implement a nation-wide ceasefire, which was annou
The 40 women conference participants dubbed G40 will in the five days of their discussions come up with an action pla
The First Lady of Somaliland Amina Sheikh Mohamed Waris inaugurated an international conference on the theme of &ldqu
Would the world be more peaceful if women were in charge?
While women are not new to politics, women's presence and faces in politics have become increasingly more commonplace
Fifty years ago when Sierra Leone gained independence after 150 years of colonial rule, with it came a feeling of opt
When her father told her at the age of 10 that she should cover her hair with a veil, Hanan al Shaykh was quick to sh
SECRETARY CLINTON: (Applause.) Well, thank you so much.
In the war torn area of the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo armed rebels rape and pillage women on a regular bas
EU support in peace processes should be made conditional on women participating in negotiations.