“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.”
This year's World Social Forum, a transnational gathering of social activists, took place in Tunis, a city bubbling w
Since the beginning of the Arab Spring – starting with the unrest in Tunisia in early January – questions
Egyptians were glued to their televisions on Wednesday as the military handed down the country's new working constitu
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.
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
Survey research has a role to play in providing Muslim women with a public voice where custom and culture does not pe
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
"I follow with my eyes men who are passing by.
Throughout the extraordinary events of the last few months, across the Middle East and North Africa, long-silenced vo
In Libya, Egypt, Bahrain, Yemen, Tunisia, and elsewhere, women have stood with men pushing for change.
There is much about the Middle East that needs changing.
Political unrest across the Middle East has increased appetite in the wider world for comment from within the region,
The current peace negotiations on Syria and South Sudan hold out the hope of mitigating and even resolving two of the