On 19 November 2014, the Security Council held an open debate on threats to international peace and security caused b
On 24 September 2014, forty-eight speakers, predominantly heads of state, unanimously adopted SCR 2178 in a summit pr
As a network of peacebuilding organizations, constituted regionally and with a global reach, GPPAC's position on the
On Thursday, 21 August 2014, the Security Council held an open debate on the Maintenance of International Peace and S
Lessons learned from women in peace-building and conflict prevention applied successfully in Bangladesh and Morocco.
For years women in Mogadishu have been on the side-lines in the fight against al-Shabaab, but more recently they have
Prominent women-leaders from the Central-West region of Western province excelled to greater heights in knowledge and
Gender-based violence, sexually transmitted infections including HIV, and maternal and neonatal mortality and morbidi
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Extremists have abducted 60 more girls and women and 31 boys in weekend attacks on vi
This paper provides an analysis on how to deal with Boko Haram by utilizing the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Agend
A series of gold-framed pictures cover the wall from left to right inside the working space of Senegalese human right
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