“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 Representative of the Mano River Union (MRU) in Cote d' Ivoire, Angui T.
A group of 77 police officers, 70 of them women, were yesterday commissioned after completing a three-month Police ba
“I commend Ghana for being among the top contributors of women police officers to United Nations peacekeeping o
In order to further ensure peaceful co-existence among the two major religions in the country, Muslim women under the
As the Security Council last week voted unanimously to extend the mandate of the UN's political mission in Libya, its
The Executive Director of Ark Foundation, Mrs.
Women representatives from the Civil Society, United Nations Women Empowerment, Associations, and Women with disabili
It has been close to eight months since the Republic of South Sudan became independent.
On 22nd March 2012, CBM, the overseas disability charity, will be running a UK wide awareness campaign about their wo
Political instability, civil strife and humanitarian crises in Africa have over the past decades reversed countless m
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 RECENT case involving MDC-T MP Evelyn Masaiti's failed attempt to marry her Cameroonian partner yet again illustrat
“Free at last” after decades of civil war with the north, South Sudan is building a nation from scratch.
Women constitute 51% of Sierra Leone's population, yet only 16 out of 112 elected parliamentarians are women.
Today, Trial Chamber I issued the first ever trial judgement of the International Criminal Court (ICC), in the case a
Burundian society has long been accustomed to domestic and sexual violence.
The United Nations (UN) has been slammed for its silence on Zimbabwe and the campaign of politically motivated rape,
As the public relations officer of the All Political Parties Women Association, APPWA Gertrude Karimu stated last wee
South Sudan is the world's newest nation, born from the people's vote in January 2011 after 30 years of devastating c
The effects of civil strife on the people of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the attendant sexual violatio
As I walked into the middle of the circle to introduce myself, the women started cheering loudly; I had arrived at th
Across the Middle East, countries are witnessing parliamentary changes under newly-installed governments which have b