“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.”
Last Sunday, President Paul Kagame met with Rwandan women of all walks of life to celebrate the country's 20th libera
Sierra Leone is demonstrating that it understands the important role women can play as peacekeepers.
The South African National Defence Force is the only military in Africa, and one of a few in the world that deploys f
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS): An all-women police unit provided by India, as part of a UN peacekeeping force, inspired ma
NIGERIA is set to launch national action plan for full implementation of the United Nations' Security Council Resolut
For the past few years, Rwanda has been making global headlines for its outstanding role in providing the much-needed
“I commend Ghana for being among the top contributors of women police officers to United Nations peacekeeping o
African women who bear the brunt of the continent's conflicts now demand to play a defining role in peacekeeping.
The UN peacekeeping missions should have more women to increase trust with the local populace, said Poonam Gupta, hea
Good gender representation in the Namibian Defence Force (NDF) offers opportunity to women to empower themselves thro
Despite the political will shown by leaders on the African continent, women in Africa faced serious challenges with r
Ten years after a United Nations Security Council resolution aimed at re-evaluating women's roles in U.N.-brokered pe
1 April 2010 –The United Nations is boosting the efforts of women in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)
A women contingent of the CRPF will leave for civil war stricken Liberia tonight as part of the United Nations Peace
United Nations (UN) peacekeeping is in high demand. With a 400 percent increase in the number of peacekeeping
Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations, has pledged to have 10 per cent of women on every peacekeeping
Carolyn McAskie had a long and distinguished career with the United Nations, her positions including Assistant Secret
The role of women in peacebuilding has long been underestimated in Somaliland.
Security Council Resolutions 1325, 1820, 1888, 1889, 2016