“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 inequality was the topic of discussion by a group of panelist during the launch of the “World Developmen
The Representative of the Mano River Union (MRU) in Cote d' Ivoire, Angui T.
“I commend Ghana for being among the top contributors of women police officers to United Nations peacekeeping o
At the end of her official country mission to Papua New Guinea, the UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women,
The Executive Director of Ark Foundation, Mrs.
Dubai: Despite obstacles facing women in many regions of the world, over 130 female students from 30 countries were u
KABUL: Women members of an Afghan government council charged with seeking reconciliation with the Taliban have been s
The signing ceremony in Belgrade this Thursday officially launched a project dubbed “Support for Gender Mainstr
It has been close to eight months since the Republic of South Sudan became independent.
To gain field-based knowledge on how gender-based violence (GBV) should be taken into account in future peace process
The adoption of the United Nation Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on women, peace and security by internatio
A two-day women conference with different political views from state was held between 18-19th March.
"At the demonstration today in Kafr a-Dik, I noticed looks and finger-pointing from the shabab (nickname for you
When the Pakistani director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy recently won the Oscar for Best Documentary Short for her film Savi
Around the world, political power still comes with a price for women who seek it.
A RECENT case involving MDC-T MP Evelyn Masaiti's failed attempt to marry her Cameroonian partner yet again illustrat
To support greater engagement for women's leadership inside the expanding political terrain in Kyrgyzstan, the NDI &n
PESHAWAR, March 17: Speakers at a seminar here on Saturday urged women to play their role in restoration of peace by
India has made remarkable progress in taking ahead women's political participation at the local level, an official fr
A 155-strong peace-keeping contingent will flew to Haiti yesterday from the Villamor Air Base as part of the Armed Fo
Women constitute 51% of Sierra Leone's population, yet only 16 out of 112 elected parliamentarians are women.
I do not agree with the phrase "Arab Spring." The overthrow of dictatorships is not sufficient in itself.
When the United Nations concluded a two-week session highlighting the plight of rural women last week, the meetings s
As the public relations officer of the All Political Parties Women Association, APPWA Gertrude Karimu stated last wee
Rights groups are becoming increasingly concerned that the Afghan government is willing to surrender women's rights t
International Women's Day was celebrated on March 8.
With the passage of four decrees that regulate Law 1257 against gender violence, Colombia has made significant progre
In the face of the most prolonged government crackdown in the Arab Spring, Syrian women are protesting alongside men,
The First Lady of the Republic, Ms Sophia Martelly, officially opened yesterday Tuesday, the National Forum on the Is
Across the Middle East, countries are witnessing parliamentary changes under newly-installed governments which have b
On March 1, 2012 at the UN Commission on the Status of Women meeting in New York, the World YWCA hosted a panel event
In the quiet corners of the Lungga area a small but important workshop has just been completed this week.