“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 Women's League of Burma (WLB) told a Burmese government peacemaking delegation on Thursday in Bangkok that it wan
At the recently concluded OpenForum, held in Cape Town South Africa, I was asked to speak to the question of whether
Participants of a national consultation have demanded representation of female political workers in all party ranks t
The top United Nations envoy in Libya today stressed the importance of the equal participation of women in rebuilding
Egypt's first ever democratically elected president, Mohamed Morsi, will make history in another way: by appointing a
ZANU PF and the two main MDC parties have agreed controversial new plans to establish a bloated Parliament with close
At least 43 vulnerable women in Ndera Sector, Gasabo District have successfully completed a nine month training cours
I would like to situate my ideas within the geo-political context of the popular uprisings that continue to take plac
Just over a week ago, the very first Dialogue for Action Africa was held in Libreville, Gabon.
If new elections are held, Fatema Khafagy will not be sorry to see the months-old Islamist parliament go.
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Women are discriminated against in most societies.
Major improvements to women's rights in Bahrain has lead to greater equality in the country's courts, said Her Royal
Saudi female activists who had been expected to brave a driving ban have postponed a planned day of action for Sunday
Correctional Services Solomon Islands (CSSI) will launch its first gender audit report at a special event in Honiara
Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi formally accepted her Nobel Peace Prize today, more than two decades after
The International Criminal Court swears in Gambian lawyer Fatou Bensouda as its new prosecutor Friday, the first woma
Police union 'insulted' by Jacob Zuma's political appointment of ANC member and former social worker
Now that Algeria has the largest proportion of women lawmakers in the Arab world, workmen at the national assembly bu
Windhoek - Namibia's political parties have paid a lot of lip service and demonstrated lack of commitment to mainstre
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Malawi's new President Joyce Banda and several other female present and for
Afghan Women's Network formed by Afghan women in exile is an independent advocacy platform for Afghan women's human r
International Security Assistance Force commander U.S. Marine Gen. John R.
A new report has revealed disturbing facts; Rwandan women occupy few leadership positions, contrary to the common bel
After four years of intense work, the 601-member Constituent Assembly (CA) missed a May 27 deadline to adopt a new co
The punishment that she and other women in her position received is hard to justify, or even discuss, she says.