“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.”
Operation Protective Edge and the costs of war in the latest round of the Israel-Palestine conflict have dominated al
The state government has reinforced its commitment to reducing violence.
For anyone following the news from Pakistan, the past few weeks have made for grim reading when it comes to violence
Senior UN human rights officials at a UN Human Rights Council event have called for immediate efforts to end caste-ba
Year 2014 witnessed a steep rise in cases of harassment and molestation across the valley, and to protest against the
Year 2014 has so far witnessed a steep rise in cases of crime against women in valley.
A 100-page set of guidelines for the legal protection of the rights of women and children was launched by the Ministr
India has rebuffed accusations by a U.N.
There is only so much sexual violence against women I can watch before the knot in my gut and roar in my throat force
MANILA – “We are ready to share our experiences in the hopes of inspiring similar stories of success for
Anar Gul, 16, wept as she waited outside the Afghan ministry of women's affairs in Kabul with her parents.
This briefing details how the Burmese Army has used rape and sexual violence with impunity for decades.
A number of alleged domestic violence killings in the past year in Lebanon have fueled a renewed attention on women's
The Syrian civil war has had a devastating impact on women and girls.
February 7, 2014 - Both men and women suffer from the severe flaws of the criminal justice system.
Violence Against Women and Girls is rife in the Pacific and various programs are being developed to counter this.`26
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi authorities are detaining thousands of women illegally and subjecting many to torture and i
The new head of Japan's national broadcaster NHK defence of the country's wartime military sexual slavery is deplorab
In India, a new female-friendly handgun has sparked renewed scrutiny over how women can protect themselves from sexua
A women's group says the military in Myanmar is still using rape as a weapon of war, with more than 100 women and gir