“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.”
As we continue to pursue gender equality across all borders and spheres of endeavour, your assumption to the seat of
Period of the review: 12 February - 7 May 2018
For September, in which Ethiopia has the presidency of the UN Security Council, the MAP provides recommendations on t
Out of a total of one hundred and seven (197) statements, one hundred and nine (109) statements (56 per cen
Date: 28 June 2016
The 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW60) took place at United Nations (UN) Headquarters in N
The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from
Afghanistan has its first female police chief after appointing an officer with 25 years experience to head a district
NEW YORK, July 31, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Reduction of Military Set for Next Year, Possible F
In "Distant View of a Minaret," the late and much-neglected Egyptian writer Alifa Rifaat begins her short s
Women have made significant advances in politics over the past few decades, with females having served as the head of
Sharp statements about religion, powerful calls for international commmitments and resounding applause, marked the cr
This week Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced new, stricter sanction
Asked to describe war, most Americans would probably throw out words like troops, tanks, guns, Iraq, and Afghanistan.
As wars become less about states and more about societies, women can play a greater role in shaping or ending conflic
A workshop on post referendum gender issues commences today.
This week in NY was the annual opening of the UN General Assembly where heads of states make their speeches.
More policies and programmes must address the needs of female-headed households in Sri Lanka's former conflict zone,
Political parties in the Democratic Republic of Congo are struggling to recruit women into their ranks to run for par
This report examines women's roles in peacebuilding, postconflict reconstruction, and economic development.
The Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition joins the world in commemorating the 16 days of activism against gender based violen
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"Black Diamond" and her comrades may look like any bunch of street-wise girls with attitude but they have t
"Weapons were silenced so women and people can speak" and "My body is my house, my house is my territo
Honduran women rejected on Wednesday the increased US military presence in the country and the installation of two ne
The Minister of Justice, Cllr. Christiana P.
The first "Peace and Equal Opportunities in Congo after 50 years of independence" fair opened on 18th March
The southwest Pacific islands of Bougainville were devastated by a violent civil war between local groups and the Pap
It has been six years since the United Nations (UN) Security Council unanimouslyadopted Resolution 1325 and five year
The following stories aim to show the human face of Security Council resolution 1325, featuring profiles of women fro
This book, written by Dylan Matthews, aims to raise awareness among government policy-makers, the media, potential fu
It has been twelve years since I came to America. From here, I look back upon a childhood consumed by war.