“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 years women in Mogadishu have been on the side-lines in the fight against al-Shabaab, but more recently they have
April, Syeda Ghazala made headlines in Pakistan, becoming the first female to head a major police station in restive
In 2000, the United Nations (UN) Security Council passed a historic resolution as its clarion call for ending sexual
Peace negotiations regularly exclude women participants and neglect to sufficiently address issues pertaining to wome
The aspirations to achieve peace and reconciliation in Colombia were at the center of proposals in three regional for
The program of listening to problems facing women in the rural areas, opened this year by the government, indicates t
The Moremi Initiative has launched the 2014 MILEAD Fellows Leadership Institute to train young women to develop their
More women should play instrumental roles in determining the country's defense and diplomatic policies, MKs said at a
Last Sunday, President Paul Kagame met with Rwandan women of all walks of life to celebrate the country's 20th libera
After gaining its independence three years ago, South Sudan got a rush of media attention.
On Monday, the President Michel Martelly, accompanied by Me Jean Renel Sanon, the Minister of Justice and Public Secu
I sat in the glittery closing plenary of last week's global summit to end sexual violence in conflict in London, tire
As Burundi heads towards the 2015 general elections, and despite a quota of 30 percent women's representation in parl
Gaspard, the taxi driver taking me back to my hotel after dinner, is 27. So he was just a boy in 1994.
Former President Mary Robinson has said the involvement of women is central to achieving peace in parts of the world