“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.”
The Western Bahr el Ghazal State government in collaboration with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan organized
On Monday, 28 April 2014, the United Nations Security Council held an open debate on maintenance of international pea
The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from
Sharon Bhawan Rolls, FemLINKPACIFIC and Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict on behalf of the Post
Rewind twenty years—Rwanda, 1994.
The United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the principal global policy-making body dedicated exclu
Analysis and key recommendations
by the Women's Major Group
On 14 January 2014 the closing ceremony of the VII course on Women Leadership was held in the municipality of Antiguo
Conflict Prevention, Post-Conflict Peacebuilding, Promotion of Durable Peace, Rule of Law and Governance.
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi authorities are detaining thousands of women illegally and subjecting many to torture and i
In this paper, Saferworld and Conciliation Resources set out a vision for including
In this paper, Saferworld and Conciliation Resources set out a vision for including gender, peace and security in the
On Wednesday, 29 January 2014, the United Nations Security Council held an open debate on the Mainte
If regular armies are generally a man's world, guerrillas and insurgent forces are just the contrary.
GENEVA - Syrian activists said Monday that the voice of women from the war-ravaged nation must not be sidelined at pe
Working with others to make a difference
A coalition of 30 Israeli feminist groups released "A Comprehensive Action Plan for the Application of United Se
The issue of sexual and gender-based violence in conflict and crisis has been featured prominently among scholars, or
I've been watching the news about the war in Syria with a mixture of anger and worry.
NIGERIA is set to launch national action plan for full implementation of the United Nations' Security Council Resolut
On Wednesday June 19th, 2013, the Security Council held an Open Debate on the Maintenance of Interna
The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) strongly condemns the Palestinian female police's violent dispersal of
Nobel Prize winner Shirin Ebadi spoke to Sophie Claudet last week on the sidelines of the Women's Forum in Deauville,
The purpose of the project is to strengthen the capability and commitment of state and non-state actors in Somali Reg
The purpose of this review is “to investigate the effectiveness of interventions for preventing boys' and young
An analysis of gendered fighter constructions in the liberation movements in Eritrea and southern Sudan (EPLF and SPL
As the sun set over Jerusalem, about one hundred women milled around tables covered with hand-made crafts.
For August, in which the France has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situatio
The situation in northern Lebanon has made a turn for the worse during the last couple of weeks, after several outbre
This is a letter from various NGOs calling for the inclusion of a criterion on gender-based violence in the Arms Trad
The most pressing global problems simply won't be solved without the participation of women. Seriously, guys.
Militarism, Violence and Conflict is one of the themes of the AWID Forum 2012 ↑ which opens tomorrow in Istanbul
If one thing holds the overall movement of peace movements together it is the goal of violence reduction.
The United States has not had an easy couple of months in Afghanistan.
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has become infamous in recent years as the “rape capital of the world,&r
Sexual violence in Colombia continues to be an invisible crime.
The Permanent Missions of the United Kingdom and Portugal held an Arria formula meeting on International Women's Day