“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.”
Policy and research on the role of firearms in women's lives usually stress women as victims of gun violence.
As a network of peacebuilding organizations, constituted regionally and with a global reach, GPPAC's position on the
Operation Protective Edge and the costs of war in the latest round of the Israel-Palestine conflict have dominated al
Gender-based violence, sexually transmitted infections including HIV, and maternal and neonatal mortality and morbidi
There are no Haitians in the Montreal neighborhood where Lovely lives.
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Extremists have abducted 60 more girls and women and 31 boys in weekend attacks on vi
Time and again, we hear horrific accounts of violence perpetrated against women in conflicts around the world.
Sri Lanka says the country has taken concrete steps to address the issue of violence against women, in line with its
A coalition of civil society groups, human rights activists and other good spirited Nigerians led by Women for Peace
Permanent Representative of the UAE to the United Nations pledges UAE's continued financial and psychological support
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.
"Violence against women, violence against our mothers and sisters has reached an unacceptable level and we all m
Time is a luxury and those without money, safety and security don't have it.
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.
In late November 2013, Egyptian police rounded up 14 female activists in downtown Cairo, including three prominent wo
In its annual report, the Human Rights Watch organization released on Tuesday blasts that Women and girls in Somalia
In India, a new female-friendly handgun has sparked renewed scrutiny over how women can protect themselves from sexua
Preliminary research in two provinces has found that a lack of implementation of the domestic violence law means that
Today marks the launch of an important new report documenting ongoing crimes of sexual violence—over 100 cases
Morocco aims to toss part of its penal code allowing rapists who marry their victims to go free, lawmakers told Al Ja