“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 conflict in the Eastern DR Congo provinces of North and South Kivu between the Kinshasa government and the M23 mo
It's a country the size of all of western Europe, with enormous mineral riches that enable the artifacts of modern li
A new report released by the UN says Afghan women are still victims of abuse despite some success by authorities in p
A Dubai resident has decided to undertake a one-woman mission to bring peace to the 22 countries in the Arab League.
As the Colombian Government prepares to meet with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) in Havana, Cuba,
It's been nearly two years since Syria's dictator Bashar al Assad began his brutal assault on hundreds of thousands o
As part of ongoing efforts to strengthen implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women P
Late October, a new government was approved by the newly elected Georgian parliament.
Researchers from the Development Research Centre on Citizenship, Participation and Accountability spent a decade work
Today, the government of Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) insurgency group meet in Oslo
The lack of women's economic and political participation, and lack of women's education, kept Arab countries from dev
With Mohammad Morsi's inauguration as President of Egypt in June 2012, many Egyptians hoped that the country's fitful
Afridi's death, as one of the very few Pashtun women leaders in any field, leaves a large gap and begs the question o
Late last year, the United Nations declared Oct. 11 the International Day of the Girl.
A number of news articles, news programs, and pundits have described the “Arab Spring” as an "Arab S
American journalist Lara Logan explained on camera how she endured a sexual assault in Cairo's Tahrir Square, but cou
Successful uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt in the last year have sparked movements against dictatorships across the Mi
Peace matters to everyone living in con¬flict regions.
This report was presented by UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, to the General Assembly and the Security Council purs
Thirty-two American protestors, majority of them are women, joined Imran Khan's peace march against the drone attacks
Women are running for congress in record numbers this year.
“In the struggle to defend our territory, our natural resources, what's at stake is our very existence.”
It is my pleasure to join in welcoming you to the 10th annual Women PeaceMakers Program.
Last night the East West Institute, a foreign policy think tank that promotes dialogue and understanding on security
Malawi President Joyce Banda and Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf delivered blunt advice Monday to those seek
While the world has made significant strides in expanding opportunity for women and girls, continued inequalities rem
Ambassador Swanee Hunt, chair of The Institute for Inclusive Security, announced the Institute's Commitment to Action
"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God."
On October 1st parliamentary elections will be held in Georgia.
A 2000 UN security council resolution that called for equal participation for women in "the maintenance and prom
African Development Solutions (ADESO) has launched a project for more than 300 women in the Puntland region of Somali
Around the world, women make peace in their homes and communities on a daily basis.
This briefing note contributes to the knowledge on UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security a
Melanne Verveer, Ambassador at Large for Global Women's Issues, will travel to Belgium on September 17 - 18, 2012, to
MONGOLIA: Thanks to the vast mineral wealth inside the region, Mongolia is now showing progress toward the reduction
Caracas, September 14th 2012 (Venezuelanalysis.com) – Women's rights groups presented a series of proposals to
World Water Week recently concluded in Stockholm with a special emphasis on the linkages between water and food secur
The Women Situation Room WSR, with the theme "Peace in our Hands" will be officially launched by President
Two U.S. government agencies, the Department of State and the U.S.
Access to information including education programmes for rural women to enable them to participate in formal decision
GNWP is back in Nepal for part two of its Localization and United Nations Security Council Resolutions 1325 and 1820
When I attended the first Summit of the Americas in Miami in 1994, only two female heads of state represented their c
An N-Peace review and work planning meeting in Colombo, organized by UNDP and Search for Common Ground last week, was
With the participation of scores of women leaders from various provinces of Afghanistan, the first National Dialogue
United States Ambassador to Jamaica Pamela Bridgewater is hoping that more Jamaican women will take a greater role in
Just over a week ago, the very first Dialogue for Action Africa was held in Libreville, Gabon.
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Malawi's new President Joyce Banda and several other female present and for