“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.”
Three women and two children, allegedly abducted from Pibor County in Jonglei state in an offensive by over 6,000 arm
The 9th Choice Women First 5Km run organized by Great Ethiopian Run will be held on Sunday March 11, 2012.
Following its July 2011 secession from al-Bashirs reign, South Sudan finds itself in complete upheaval.
Mary Nyekueh Ley has a quick way of summing up her life.
No serious discussion on the advancement of women's rights in the 21st century can ignore the plight of Somali women.
At least 600 Ugandan girls have been forced into Malaysia's sex trade in what has become a human trafficking epidemic
As Somalia's transitional government and various stakeholders meet Wednesday to discuss the inclusion of the country'
Magdalena Ehisa Tito, an elegant and extremely polite woman welcomed us into her home.
The women's Leadership for Peace and Security in the Greater Horn of Africa project was launched in 2009.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged the Government of South Sudan to take decisive action to identify and prosecute th
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
What do we know about women caught up in conflicts?
WFP has rapidly scaled up food assistance to more than 80,000 people forced from their homes and farms by an outburst
We first thought about starting this piece with the story of Saleha Begum, a survivor of Bangladesh's 1971 war in whi
Across the Darfur region of western Sudan, female workers weighed down by heavy buckets are a common sight on buildin
Grisly and ghastly are probably the most apt words to describe the story that appeared in this newspaper yesterday, o
The girl's voice dropped to a hush as she remembered the bright, sunny afternoon when she stepped out of her hut and
A national centre which will conduct research and publish information, statistics and documentation on Gender Based V
The government has expressed concerned about militia groups from the Democratic Republic of Congo who are on rampage
Arothi returned from the bush on Friday.
Cases of sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV), as well as domestic violence, are increasing in camps for internall
Catherine Cherop does not allow the social construction of society's life to intimidate her.
Saudi Arabian officials strip-searched 29 Christian women and assaulted six Christian men after arresting them for ho
On the 25th of January at 10:00 a.m, EVE Organization invited the women's civil society and female activists to a pre
A South Sudanese women's alliance on Wednesday said the National Constitution Review Commission (NCRC) did not fully
The chief of the joint United Nations-African Union operation in Darfur (UNAMID) stressed today his commitment to end
Recent attacks by ethnic tribes in the Jonglei state, South Sudan have killed an estimated 3,000 people and l
High decorated ceremony organized by the organization of the Somali women known as COGWO that focused on the role of
Sergeant Eunice Kisembo discovered she was HIV positive in 2001 after her release from Luzira Prison.
Influential female singers known as “Hakamat” are still fuelling inter-tribal conflict in Sudan's Darfur