“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.”
As a network of peacebuilding organizations, constituted regionally and with a global reach, GPPAC's position on the
In 2000, the United Nations (UN) Security Council passed a historic resolution as its clarion call for ending sexual
The aspirations to achieve peace and reconciliation in Colombia were at the center of proposals in three regional for
Time and again, we hear horrific accounts of violence perpetrated against women in conflicts around the world.
40 participants from Fiji, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, RMI, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga and Vanuatu will gradua
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The stories of gang-rape, forced marriage and fathers being forced to rape their own daughters at gunpoint keep her a
Northeast India comprises the contiguous Eight States—Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Na
The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from
So much has been said about it, so many small and international-scale conferences have been held in big salons, and s
"Violence against women, violence against our mothers and sisters has reached an unacceptable level and we all m
The documentation centre No habrá paz sin las mujeres [There will be no peace without women] enables female le
The women of Port Loko District on Valentine's Day celebrated the first One Billion rising in Africa V-Day on the the
Conflict-related sexual and gender based violence paper launched by VCDF at Civil-Military Leaders Workshop
The Country Representative of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), Mr.
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.
Violence Against Women and Girls is rife in the Pacific and various programs are being developed to counter this.`26
By breaking their silence, and documenting the outrages committed, local communities in Kachin are defending themselv