“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.”
For December, in which Morocco has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situation
Six of the women who planned to study at (EMU) in the summer of 2012 in the brand-new Women's Peacebuilding Leadershi
Fawzia Yusuf Haji Adam is to be Somalia's first female foreign minister in a cabinet formed by new Prime Minister Abd
In the conflict ridden Somali capital Mogadishu, Somali women have been given a rare opportunity to join the Somali P
For November, in which India has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situations
In 1979, newly recruited policewoman, Asha Hassan Hussein, was the first female to ride a police motorcycle to patrol
IIDA Women's Development Organization today launched a policy brief report detailing how Somali women's two decades o
Relaxing in the beige-toned lobby of the Empire Hotel in Manhattan, a world away from her native Somalia, Dr.
The African Union Mission in Somalia Police component has officially began training security officers from the Somali
A 22-year-old Somali woman who says she was forced to flee her home country after being threatened by the al-Shabaab
The conflict that Somalia endured for more than 20 years took a heavy toll on the women of the country who now look t
UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres on Monday night presented the Nansen Refugee Award to Somal
The Women's Refugee Commission completed a research mission to the Jijiga Somali refugee camps in Ethiopia in April 2
African Development Solutions (ADESO) has launched a project for more than 300 women in the Puntland region of Somali
Hawa Aden Mohamed watched the young women in blue and red shawls as their hands fluttered busily over clacking sewing
For September, in which Germany has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situatio
Somalia has recently selected its parliament on Somali soil for the first time since the civil war of the late 1980s.
After two decades of civil war and being subjected to violence and unthinkable hardships, Somali women are now expect
For May, in which Azerbaijan has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situations
Representatives from more than 40 governments are meeting in London today to discuss the future of Somalia and its tr
Sheikh Fu'ad Mohamed Khalaf Shongole, the chief of awareness raising of al-Shabaab, the radical Islamist group opposi
As the UK hosts a major conference aimed at ending two decades of conflict in Somalia, Faduma Aden Mohamud, 37, expla
No serious discussion on the advancement of women's rights in the 21st century can ignore the plight of Somali women.
As Somalia's transitional government and various stakeholders meet Wednesday to discuss the inclusion of the country'
The women's Leadership for Peace and Security in the Greater Horn of Africa project was launched in 2009.
The 40 women conference participants dubbed G40 will in the five days of their discussions come up with an action pla
The First Lady of Somaliland Amina Sheikh Mohamed Waris inaugurated an international conference on the theme of &ldqu
Cases of sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV), as well as domestic violence, are increasing in camps for internall
For February, in which Togo has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on country situatio
High decorated ceremony organized by the organization of the Somali women known as COGWO that focused on the role of
For January, in which South Africa has the Security Council presidency, the January MAP provides recommendations on c