“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.”
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There are no Haitians in the Montreal neighborhood where Lovely lives.
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"This document is intended to help humanitarian practitioners more effectively identify and address the unique n
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Kavita Krishnan is a central leader of the Communist Party of India―Marxist-Leninist (CPI-ML) and editor of its
A coalition of civil society groups, human rights activists and other good spirited Nigerians led by Women for Peace
The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from
This briefing details how the Burmese Army has used rape and sexual violence with impunity for decades.
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Rewind twenty years—Rwanda, 1994.
With no political solution on the horizon to end the con- flict in Syria, it is clear that humanitarian agencies must
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On February 25, Georgetown University will host former Secretary of State and likely 2016 presidential candidate Hill
The Punjab Assembly passed The Punjab Commission on the Status of Women Bill 2013 on Wednesday.
The NDP is joining forces with the Native Women's Association of Canada (NWAC) to urge the Conservative government to
February 7, 2014 - Both men and women suffer from the severe flaws of the criminal justice system.
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In its annual report, the Human Rights Watch organization released on Tuesday blasts that Women and girls in Somalia
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With El Salvador's gang truce teetering on the brink, it's high time to get women involved in any peace negotiations