“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.”
Out of a total of one hundred and seven (197) statements, one hundred and nine (109) statements (56 per cen
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The 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW60) took place at United Nations (UN) Headquarters in N
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The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from
In India, a new female-friendly handgun has sparked renewed scrutiny over how women can protect themselves from sexua
Today is International Peace Day.
China, Russia, Pakistan and Azerbaijan abstained from a U.N.
In "Distant View of a Minaret," the late and much-neglected Egyptian writer Alifa Rifaat begins her short s
“Violence associated with the ‘war on drugs' and organized crime, which includes government corruption in
The Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice is an international women's human rights organisation that advocates for g
Migrant workers living in a squatter settlement outside Tripoli have claimed that nearly two dozen women in the camp
Gangs and armed groups may rank below militaries and law enforcement agencies in the possession of firearms, but &quo
By contributing to what is currently known about girls' distinct experience in fighting forces, the presentation of f
ANNUAL REPORT DOCUMENTS 2,777 CIVILIAN DEATHS IN 2010
The U.S.-led military campaign in Afghanistan should be brought to a halt because it has solidified, rather than weak
In a joint written statement submitted by France Libertés, the Women's Human Rights International Association
Last year, as rebels captured the main towns in northern Mali, UN Women registered a sudden and dramatic increase in
This is event is co-sponsored by the Women Peacemakers Program (WPP), Safer World, the Consortium on Gender, Securit
On 22 October 2015, the Permanent Mission of Denmark, in cooperation with the Reaching Critical Will (RCW) Programme
Spain will be holding new elections as of June 26, 2016, after political parties failed to reached an agreement to fo
The International Board of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom released a statement entitled "Cond
Human Rights Watch has launched their #HaltArms campaign to call on U.S.
This statement by WILPF addresses the UN Human Rights Council by speaking for the organization, Families of Freedom,
This initiative by WILPF is a joint action with CEDAW, about their concerns with Germany’s arms exports, wh
This initiative is a video featuring Ray Acheson, Director of Reaching Critical Will, explaining what's the impact on
Esta iniciativa es sobre los feminicidios cometidos por el uso de armas de fuego en Colombia durante el último año.