“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.”
Women should be included in the ongoing Burma's peace-talk process between the government and ethnic armed groups, a
There are many barriers to world peace, each of which must be overcome in its own way.
Gender Specialist at the Sierra Leone Conference on Transformation and Development (SLCDT), Madam Naasu Fofanah has s
The relentless wave of femicides in Guatemala, which has one of the highest female murder rates in the world, has pro
Internally displaced women in Colombia are organizing themselves to secure their rights to housing, education and hea
The Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Prof.
For Tamils, the end of Sri Lanka's civil war has brought no peace dividend; for Tamil women, peace has brought with i
Catherine Cherop does not allow the social construction of society's life to intimidate her.
In one of those rare, "perfect storm" of coincidences, three events converge to provide the topic for this
The issues surro
The outgoing batch of the Philippine United Nations Police (UNPOL) Contingent in Timor-Leste was recently honored in
The Fiji Women's Rights Movement has indicated its wish to participate in the consultation stages of the constitution
"The power of women is in their stories.
Colombia has unveiled plans for new laws to tackle high levels of violence against women, in what is being billed as
Saudi Arabian officials strip-searched 29 Christian women and assaulted six Christian men after arresting them for ho
On the diplomatic front the Korean ambassador to the United Nations was named president of the forty-one-nation gover
What most of us know about Rwanda – other than the fact that it is a small country in central Africa – is
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 United Nations' secretary-general is appealing to the world's main nuclear disarmament forum to get down to work
Myanmar and its army are continuing a “systematic repression” of citizens, namely in ethnic areas with on
Where are all the women in Syria's national uprising?
Libya will scrap a proposal for 10 percent of seats in a new national assembly to be set aside for women, a Western d
On December 1, 2011, a woman from the community of Barcenas, on the outskirts of Guatemala City, was violently assaul
Jean Shinoda Bolen, a best-selling author and internationally-known lecturer, is a qualified psychiatrist and Jungian
The chief of the joint United Nations-African Union operation in Darfur (UNAMID) stressed today his commitment to end
By all standards, 2011 was quite an exceptional year for men and women in the Arab world.
The bishops of Southern Africa have appointed Sister Hermenegild Makoro as the new Secretary- General of the Southern
18 January 2012 – Representatives from the United Nations and South-east Asian nations have teamed up to explor
In an impassioned plea for peace, twenty-two women's organizations in South Korea make their case for a better world