“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.”
Although Nepal met the objective of increased women´s participation in the ongoing peace building and state res
UN, African officials urge efforts to advance peace and stability in CAR
The women of South Sudan played an instrumental role in the country's liberation struggle and will continue to make s
The documentation centre No habrá paz sin las mujeres [There will be no peace without women] enables female le
A proper democracy cannot be established without the participation of women.
Military helicopters buzzed overhead and hundreds of thousands of soldiers and police were deployed as Egyptians vote
The voice of Syrian women must be heard in all efforts to resolve the civil war that is tearing their country apart,
Half a million women were raped during the Rwandan genocide.
A new group running for municipal elections in Hebron is offering residents an alternative to politics as usual in th
Last week, on Thursday, September 6, Sandra Ramírez filed into Havana‘s convention palace with five of h
Since South Sudan's independence on 9 July 2011, the positive role that women played in the independence struggle bar
With the US and NATO planning the departure of their forces from Afghanistan by December 2014, some Afghan women and
The most pressing global problems simply won't be solved without the participation of women. Seriously, guys.
Today, a full-page advertisement supporting the New Israel Fund will appear in the New York Times.
The involvement of women in anti-war actions and in support of peace activism worldwide is a critical part of modern
It's the Americas' largest reunion.
Twenty years ago this month, war broke out in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the main act in the dissolution of Yugoslavia.
Over the course of a decade and through the administrations of two presidents of different political parties, the Uni
I do not agree with the phrase "Arab Spring." The overthrow of dictatorships is not sufficient in itself.
The United States hopes to prevent and defuse conflicts by getting more women seated at negotiating tables around the
KATHMANDU, NEPAL (Catholic Online) - Attracted to the Army by promises of equality and justice during the decade of c
These past few months have seen many advances on women's participation in post-conflict settings; at least on paper.
One World South Asia
The UN Security Council has urged countries to implement a landmark resolution which seeks to strengthen women's part
On the anniversary of the UN Security Council resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security, the UN Security Council i
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday called for the involvement of more women in conflict prevention and mediat
For the first time, women peace activists from South Asia came together to present a joint resolution to the United N
President Ali Abdullah Saleh has met with tens of thousands of women from different governorates who expressed suppor
In a speech at Ahfad University for Women in Omdurman, Sudan, on April 9, USAID Deputy Administrator Donald Steinberg
A group of women in Saudi Arabia has launched a website to campaign for the participation of women in municipal elect
Glued simultaneously to the TV, Blackberry, laptop, and my own windows, I watched Arab politics come back to life jus
Egyptians were glued to their televisions on Wednesday as the military handed down the country's new working constitu
Women should have greater opportunities in decision-making processes to ensure the effectiveness of policy programs d
Arab women were integral players in the post-colonial revolutions in Egypt, Tunisia, and Algeria, but soon lost groun
Nawara Belal dreamt of an Egypt where men and women stood side-by-side.
Where women have gained a political voice around the world, there have been tangible gains for democracy, including g
Iranian women are not the type of women who remain silent and consider themselves lesser than men.
Judging from her résumé, Leah Cox has the makings of a solid political candidate.
Better late than never: Following this axiom, the UN Security Council which normally debates country-specific and war
In a meeting on Sunday with more than 20 representatives of women's organisations in the Kurdistan Region, President
Women in Zimbabwe have come out strongly against the idea of holding elections in 2011, saying that a full implementa
Sixteen years after Burma's military regime reached a ceasefire deal with the country's second largest rebel group, t
A THREE-DAY workshop on the 2010 National Diagnostic Study and Think Tank on Women in Shared Decision Making will off
According to a report released Monday by the MIT Center for International Studies and the International Civil Society
HANOI (Xinhua) - Vietnam will host the 14th meeting of the General Assembly of the ASEAN Confederation of Women's Org
In a rural Kabul suburb, hundreds of men jostle for the chance to ink their finger and vote, while next door, shielde