“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
More women should play instrumental roles in determining the country's defense and diplomatic policies, MKs said at a
A coalition of 30 Israeli feminist groups released "A Comprehensive Action Plan for the Application of United Se
In February 1997, four residents of the north who were mothers of soldiers then serving in Lebanon established a prot
A U.N. resolution passed over 10 years ago requires women's involvement in conflict resolutions.
MADRE, an international women's human rights organization, condemns the growing violence that has killed at least 18
The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) strongly condemns the Palestinian female police's violent dispersal of
The violence between Israel and Palestine is increasing.
Abeer Abu Ghaith, a poised young woman overflowing with optimism, works tirelessly to help Palestinian women achieve
In the offices of the General Union of Palestinian Women –a bastion for older-generation prominent women politi
I woke up early that Sunday morning last May to attend the Nakba Day at Kass-Kass Park, just outside of Shatila Pales
On March 8, Palestinian women rallied in Gaza and Ramallah to mark International Women's Day.
Arbitrary arrests. Administrative detention. Abductions. Enforced disappearances. Torture. Rape. Beatings.
Recently there has been increased focus on the issue of violence against women.
Security Council-"Women and Peace and Security"
The tri-lateral women's group, consisting of Palestinian women, Israeli women and female political leaders from aroun
Speaking to the US congress in May, Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu boasted that his country is a beacon of
Skittish at first, then wide-eyed with delight, the women and girls entered the sea, smiling, splashing and then join
The UN General Assembly in September may prove to be an important step on the road to a Palestinian state.
Palestinian officials and international personalities have hailed the support extended by HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Muba
The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator for the Occupied Palestinian Territory has called for protection of the r
Israeli troops stormed a village near near Nablus early Thursday, arresting more than 100 women as they hunted the ki
All across the occupied Palestinian territories, women took to the streets on Tuesday in commemoration of the 100th a
Iranian lawmaker Fatemeh Ajorlu has criticized the United Nations for the approach it has adopted toward the plight o
Despite being the main victims in regional armed conflicts, women are still excluded from playing a role in conflict
Palestinian women leaders called for re-evaluating the role of the UN in the Palestine cause and its ability to abide
ESCWA opened today its scheduled activities of the Tenth Anniversary of Security Council Resolution 1325 concerning w
The General Union of Palestinian Women for Social Work, which has over 30,000 members and is considered as one of the
The UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Robert Serry, received a group of 20 women leaders and
Anat Hoffman, leader of the Women of the Wall prayer group, was arrested at the Western Wall on Monday for holding a
Women's legal status is weak in patriarchal Palestinian society.
Noa Raz, a young woman waiting to board a bus, was recently attacked by a man because her arm bore the imprints of te
Concluding a two-day conference bringing together government leaders and nearly 100 experts on women's human and poli
Does the incorporation of women in formal peace processes pose a threat to the possible achievements of women's grass
Israeli troops on Saturday clashed in the occupied West Bank with Palestinian women and youths who were protesting ag