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  1. SOMALIA: Somali Ministry of Women Launches Training On Gender-Based Violence

    Somali Ministry of Women and Human Rights in collaboration with the United Nations Population Fund and United Nations

    Monday, July 7, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 425
  2. SOMALIA: Reports of sexual exploitation and abuse by AMISOM increased

    In its annual report, the Human Rights Watch organization released on Tuesday blasts that Women and girls in Somalia

    Wednesday, January 22, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 202
  3. SOUTH SUDAN: South Sudan conflict leaves women and children to cope as refugees

    Walk around Dzaipi transit centre in northern Uganda and you will see thousands of children running about, tents full

    Monday, January 20, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 210
  4. SOMALIA: Malala Yousefzai Inspires Girls' Education Activists in Somalia

    The speech of 16-year-old Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai at the United Nations this month has served as an inspi

    Tuesday, July 23, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 020
  5. SOMALIA: Somali Government Drafts Bill to Protect Women's Rights

    The Somali Ministry of Development and Social Affairs is drafting a bill that outlines a new gender policy for the co

    Monday, July 22, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 016
  6. SUDAN: Time to Let Sudan's Girls Be Girls, Not Brides

    Lawyers and rights activists are calling for a change in Sudan's laws which allow for the marriage of girls as young

    Wednesday, July 10, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 006
  7. DARFUR: North Darfur Exerting Efforts to Empower Rural Women

    North Darfur has announced its total commitment to empowering rural women through microfinance programmes as an ideal

    Friday, June 7, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 980
  8. SUDAN: Women Without Men Vulnerable in South Sudan's Refugee Camps

    Mahasa sits in the dust outside the hut she built herself, holding her youngest son in her arms.

    Wednesday, January 16, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 734
  9. SOMALIA: Al-Shabaab Wants Girls to Join Warfront Against Govt

    Sheikh Fu'ad Mohamed Khalaf Shongole, the chief of awareness raising of al-Shabaab, the radical Islamist group opposi

    Wednesday, February 22, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 852
  10. SOUTH SUDAN: Jonglei: Abducted Women Freed

    Three women and two children, allegedly abducted from Pibor County in Jonglei state in an offensive by over 6,000 arm

    Wednesday, February 22, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 866
  11. SOUTH SUDAN: A Glimpse into the Crisis in South Sudan

    Following its July 2011 secession from al-Bashirs reign, South Sudan finds itself in complete upheaval.

    Sunday, February 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 842
  12. SOUTH SUDAN: For Woman in Sudan, No Escape From Misery

    Mary Nyekueh Ley has a quick way of summing up her life.

    Sunday, February 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 867
  13. SOMALIA: Women's Rights In Somalia- Why The Silence?

    No serious discussion on the advancement of women's rights in the 21st century can ignore the plight of Somali women.

    Thursday, February 16, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 839
  14. UGANDA: 600 Girls Victims of Human Trafficking in Malaysia

    At least 600 Ugandan girls have been forced into Malaysia's sex trade in what has become a human trafficking epidemic

    Wednesday, February 15, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 821
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  16. INTERNATIONAL: Can we End Rape as Tool of War?

    We first thought about starting this piece with the story of Saleha Begum, a survivor of Bangladesh's 1971 war in whi

    Wednesday, February 8, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 786
  17. SOMALIA: For Somali Women, Pain of Being a Spoil of War

    The girl's voice dropped to a hush as she remembered the bright, sunny afternoon when she stepped out of her hut and

    Monday, February 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 742
  18. ETHIOPIA: Ethiopian Christian Prisoners Assaulted, Strip-Searched in Saudi Arabia

    Saudi Arabian officials strip-searched 29 Christian women and assaulted six Christian men after arresting them for ho

    Thursday, January 26, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 825
  19. SOMALIA: Silent Rape Epidemic on the Rise

    The number of reported rapes in camps for internally displaced people (IDPs) in Mogadishu, the Somali capital, has ri

    Thursday, December 22, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 602
  20. SUDAN: South Sudan: Put Human Rights First

    South Sudan should mark its independence on July 9, 2011, by taking key steps to further a robust human rights agenda

    Thursday, June 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 042
  21. SUDAN: The Conflict is Inflaming Every Hour

    Sudan's invasion of the town Abeyi; sexual harassment in Egypt; the impact of Egypt's uprising on migrants; the deten

    Thursday, June 9, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 905
  22. ETHIOPIA: Urban Refugees Learn About Issues Affecting Women in Developing Countries

    The fistula usually develops when prolonged labour presses the unborn child so tightly in the birth canal that blood

    Monday, January 31, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 147
  23. SUDAN: Spare a Thought for the Oppressed Women in the North

    The referendum is taking place from January 9 to 15 January, but official turnout figures are not expected until the

    Monday, January 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 136
  24. KENYA: African Women's Decade Launched in Nairobi

    The African Women's Decade, AWD (2010-2020) has been launched.

    Friday, October 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 374
  25. UGANDA: Women Develop 2011 Manifesto

    Women activists have developed a manifesto through which they will inform political parties and stakeholders about ge

    Wednesday, September 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 999
  26. UGANDA: Women, Power and Politics

    THE topic, "Women, power and politics" has several dimensions.

    Wednesday, August 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 984
  27. SOMALIA: United Nations Will Focus On Peace And Security In Somalia

    'THE KAMPALA TRAGEDY HAS HEIGHTENED INTERNATIONAL

    Saturday, August 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 990
  28. SOUTH SUDAN: Work hard for your quarter, women urged

    JUBA - Col.

    Monday, August 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 887
  29. SUDAN: No Time for 'Business as Usual'

    The next two years will be critical in determining Sudan's future.

    Thursday, March 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 787
  30. SOMALIA: Dusty and Disoriented - One Woman's Journey to Dadaab

    One minute Halimo Mohamed, 40, was at home with her children, the next she was on the move, fleeing violence in Somal

    Wednesday, March 24, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 789