“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 Knesset Election Committee will discuss the possibility of disqualifying Hareidi parties because they have no wom
Jewish women endure arrests, heckling and legal battles in struggle to attain what they consider their inalienable ri
A U.N. resolution passed over 10 years ago requires women's involvement in conflict resolutions.
MADRE, an international women's human rights organization, condemns the growing violence that has killed at least 18
Six women were arrested at the Western Wall on Thursday for wearing prayer shawls during services in a manner that ha
The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) strongly condemns the Palestinian female police's violent dispersal of
The violence between Israel and Palestine is increasing.
Abeer Abu Ghaith, a poised young woman overflowing with optimism, works tirelessly to help Palestinian women achieve
In the offices of the General Union of Palestinian Women –a bastion for older-generation prominent women politi
A United Nations independent expert today called on the world body's General Assembly, as well as civil society, to t
Palestinian women have long been known for being an integral part of Palestinian society, whether working for local b
The faces of five men in business suits and one woman in a white head scarf beam under the slogan “Modern Hebro
I woke up early that Sunday morning last May to attend the Nakba Day at Kass-Kass Park, just outside of Shatila Pales
A new group running for municipal elections in Hebron is offering residents an alternative to politics as usual in th
As the sun set over Jerusalem, about one hundred women milled around tables covered with hand-made crafts.
Women in Israel have very different views on what the basic threats against their security are, depending on factors
Occupied West Bank, Aug 16 2012 (IPS) - After the brutal murder of a Palestinian woman in late July in a busy Bethleh
Four recent cases of women slain allegedly at the hand of either a husband or father have prompted women and human ri
This week I was invited to an Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) meeting in the Austrian cap
Lawmakers from 110 countries, representing all continents, pledged here last week to intensify efforts, individually
Today, a full-page advertisement supporting the New Israel Fund will appear in the New York Times.
"At the demonstration today in Kafr a-Dik, I noticed looks and finger-pointing from the shabab (nickname for you
On March 8, Palestinian women rallied in Gaza and Ramallah to mark International Women's Day.
Arbitrary arrests. Administrative detention. Abductions. Enforced disappearances. Torture. Rape. Beatings.