“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.”
"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
Britain's foreign minister William Hague has urged world leaders to make tackling and rape in armed conflicts a top g
Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Monday withheld his signature and instead asked for revisions to a new law that righ
Time is a luxury and those without money, safety and security don't have it.
On 14 January 2014 the closing ceremony of the VII course on Women Leadership was held in the municipality of Antiguo
Somalia's new cabinet should urgently adopt meaningful reforms to confront rampant sexual violence, Human Rights Watc
The Country Representative of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), Mr.
It feels like a slap in the face of humanity: a new Afghan draft law effectively legalising domestic violence against
Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has come out strongly against sexual offences committed against women and children.
The Pakistan Women's Day was celebrated on Wednesday in commemoration of the events of February 12, 1983.
A new draft law in Afghanistan that would limit testimony in domestic violence cases is drawing international outcry,
The NDP is joining forces with the Native Women's Association of Canada (NWAC) to urge the Conservative government to
In recent years, Somali women and girls living in makeshift camps in and around Mogadishu have experienced a wave of
While nearly 1 billion people have escaped extreme poverty in the past 20 years and child and maternal mortality have
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
For those of you who have blocked out memory of the long battle to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act that wa
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi authorities are detaining thousands of women illegally and subjecting many to torture and i