“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.”
Libya will be among 18 countries to receive a grant from the UN Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women (UN Trust Fu
For November, in which India has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situations
Before last year, Naziha Arebi hardly knew her Libyan family.
A French reporter has published a book of testimonies from women forced into former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's h
For September, in which Germany has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situatio
Majdah al-Fallah flashes a broad smile and pumps the hands of shoppers in downtown Tripoli as she works potential vot
The top United Nations envoy in Libya today stressed the importance of the equal participation of women in rebuilding
In the "Arab Spring" countries in transition, women are now marginalized or excluded entirely from politica
For June, in which the China has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situations
In "Distant View of a Minaret," the late and much-neglected Egyptian writer Alifa Rifaat begins her short s
As the Security Council last week voted unanimously to extend the mandate of the UN's political mission in Libya, its
For March, in which the United Kingdom has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on count
The Libyan Women's Platform for Peace (LWPP) welcomes the passage of a new electoral law, which guarantees women at l
Libya will scrap a proposal for 10 percent of seats in a new national assembly to be set aside for women, a Western d
By all standards, 2011 was quite an exceptional year for men and women in the Arab world.
Wartime rape is a persistent and brutal aspect of conflict, whether during or in the aftermath of hostilities.
For January, in which South Africa has the Security Council presidency, the January MAP provides recommendations on c