“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.”
It's a country the size of all of western Europe, with enormous mineral riches that enable the artifacts of modern li
Colombia's laws on violence against women are not adequately protecting victims displaced by the armed conflict, Huma
A decade after the last attempt to end Latin America's longest-running insurgency failed, the Colombian government an
The Iranian government and police have begun positioning women as watch guards at female prisons across the country a
Tahany Hassan, a 17-year-old high school female student was shot in the head and killed on 31 July by the Sudanese po
Security forces in Iraq have arrested Eman ”Dakhiliya”, who run one of the worse trafficking chains in Ba
A new Lebanon based human rights and equality initiative is now partnering with men to reach the goal as advocates fo
Armed with microphones, female journalists are using the media to fight the war on women's bodies in the Democratic R
The most pressing global problems simply won't be solved without the participation of women. Seriously, guys.
Mali is suffering from a threefold crisis, encompassing security issues as well as humanitarian and political concern
The involvement of women in anti-war actions and in support of peace activism worldwide is a critical part of modern
If one thing holds the overall movement of peace movements together it is the goal of violence reduction.
The once remarkable gains in protecting and promoting equality between women and men in Afghanistan are now facing th
Twenty years ago this month, war broke out in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the main act in the dissolution of Yugoslavia.
A senior United Nations official today strongly condemned the reported acts of sexual violence committed against Mali
They have been beaten, spat at and cursed. Jeered, mocked and ignored.
Over the course of a decade and through the administrations of two presidents of different political parties, the Uni
For Afghan women, the act of fleeing domestic abuse, forced prostitution or even being stabbed repeatedly with a scre
According to the Global Fund, war and militarism have a profound impact on women inside and outside of conflict situa
For Tamils, the end of Sri Lanka's civil war has brought no peace dividend; for Tamil women, peace has brought with i
Late in the afternoon on November 29, former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo was removed from his prison cell in the