"This document is intended to help humanitarian practitioners more effectively identify and address the unique n
Four musical sisters are launching a campaign to raise awareness about violence against women.
Nearly 20 years ago, the world came together in Beijing for the Fourth World Conference on Women.
A series of gold-framed pictures cover the wall from left to right inside the working space of Senegalese human right
The stories of gang-rape, forced marriage and fathers being forced to rape their own daughters at gunpoint keep her a
New guidance from the IASC Gender Reference Group regarding immediate steps the humanitarian community can take to ad
May 13, 2014 (JUBA) – The leaders of a South Sudanese women's group have called on the government and rebels to
JUBA, 13 May 2014 (IRIN) - Sexual and gender-based violence might not be a new phenomenon in South Sudan, but the cur
The Western Bahr el Ghazal State government in collaboration with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan organized
Both parties in the war in South Sudan have used rape and extreme sexual violence resulting in the death of girls and
A coalition of civil society groups, human rights activists and other good spirited Nigerians led by Women for Peace
Four political parties and seven civil society organisations strongly criticised the passage of laws dealing with upc
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