“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.”
An open discussion and workshop titled ‘Women for Peace: the way forward' took place at Home for Cooperation ye
Twenty years ago this month, war broke out in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the main act in the dissolution of Yugoslavia.
They have been beaten, spat at and cursed. Jeered, mocked and ignored.
EU support in peace processes should be made conditional on women participating in negotiations.
The continuing prevalence of civil wars merits renewed efforts to understand more about how they might be successfull
Women are critical to peace building and conflict resolution.
A Northern Ireland politician is travelling to Iraq to pass on lessons learned in the peace process.
On 20 January, the Government is launching a new plan for efforts in the area of women, peace and security.
Switzerland is taking further steps to implement an international resolution that aims to increase the participation
WOMEN in the Cypriot media are “severely underrepresented” and “nearly invisible”, according
Peace Mothers came together in İstanbul Galatasaray Square before sending the postcards to President Abdullah G&
Israel's outgoing U.N.
A wave of nationalism and Islamaphobia has hit Bosnia and Herzegovina as ethnic leaders bicker ahead of a general ele
The headquarters building here is undergoing renovations.
Afghan women walk past a guesthouse damaged a day after the suicide attacks in Kabul, 27 Feb. 2010
On this International Women's Day, it is fitting that we reflect upon United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325
Speech by Inés Alberdi, UNIFEM Executive Director
Date: 4 March 2010
Two women peace campaigners have expressed their shock at being refused a stand at a flagship Wiltshire British Armed
The issue of women and children affected by armed conflict is one of the priorities of the 18- month troika programme
The relatively recent peace process in Northern Ireland represents an exception to the European norm.
Survey research has a role to play in providing Muslim women with a public voice where custom and culture does not pe
The report highlights the connection between women's participation, an independent civil society and sustainable peac
In many armed conflicts around the world women are taking initiatives towards peace.
The UK government's report on progress in achieving gender equality and women's empowerment as set out in the Beijing
In recent years, peace agreements have become pivotal moments for determining the future constitutional and legal fra
Kosovar women started organizing in the early 1990's and worked very closely with the local parallel government that
Civil society in Cyprus is still shaping itself in the newly formed political sphere where citizens need to have a vo
Several participating women from the former Yugoslavia mentioned the Kvinna till Kvinna Foundation (KtK) as a good ex
Conflicts have psychological, physical and material impacts on the lives of women.
This report was commissioned by the Netherlands Special Programme on WID, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (DGIS) of the N
The Commission on the Status of Women will undertake a fifteen-year review of the implementation of the Beijing Decla
This conference's aim is to explore the strategies and tactics of everyday resistance, in particular that of women an
The United Network of Young Peacebuilders (UNOY Peacebuilders) is pleased to invite young people from Council of Euro
SOS CHILDREN'S VILLAGE charity and Empowering Women, Empowering Nations (EWEN) have joined forces to host a high- pro
Join No Women, No Peace.
From the 6-9 June 2014, an international peace event will take place in Sarajevo, #Bosnia.
The program is a 3 year regional initiative, implemented in partnership with Transeuropeennes, Paris and NGOs from th
An exhibition, Women for Peace, was hold late this October under UNICEF's regional project on Women for resolution of
The European Women's Lobby (EWL) expresses its great concern about the suffering and damage caused to the civilian po
“ We women, in International Congress assembled, protest against the madness and the horror of war, involving a
In April 2009 NATO celebrated its 60th birthday with a meeting of Heads of State in Strasbourg.
"I follow with my eyes men who are passing by.
Hundred years have passed since the initiative to highlight the achievements of women in the world was launched.
Norica Nicolai, Åsa Westlund, and Lena Ag, underline the important role women can play in securing long-lasting