“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 policeman spoke with calm and assurance as he insisted that he could not have raped the teenage daughter of a loc
A group of women claiming to be from the Syrian city of Homs announced this week the formation of the first exclusive
In the "Arab Spring" countries in transition, women are now marginalized or excluded entirely from politica
It is becoming increasingly uncomfortable to be female or foreign in Cairo's Tahrir Square, birthplace of the January
Cambodian women have fewer opportunities than men, and less access to economic and political positions of power, a Wo
Syrian government forces have used sexual violence to torture men, women, and boys detained during the current confli
That put Indonesia lower than South Africa and Mexico, and just above Saudi Arabia and India.
The birth of a girl, so goes a popular Hindu saying, is akin to the arrival of Lakshmi - the four-armed goddess of we
Forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad "massacred" about 100 people, including many women and children,
With her father sitting nearby, 16-year-old Jenan Merza struggled to explain why she was lying in bed recovering from
A week ago somewhere in the Gilbert Camp area, another young woman's life had been taken as result of violence, viole
The punishment that she and other women in her position received is hard to justify, or even discuss, she says.
The attacks follow the same scenario.