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  1. GAZA: The Needle in the Haystack: Finding the Women, Peace and Security Norms in the Gaza Conflict

    Operation Protective Edge and the costs of war in the latest round of the Israel-Palestine conflict have dominated al

    Thursday, August 7, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 460
  2. INTERNATIONAL: Women Peacemakers Are Charting a New Process

    Rewind twenty years—Rwanda, 1994.

    Friday, April 4, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 282
  3. COLOMBIA: Guerrilla Girls of the FARC-EP: Making War, Peace, and History

    If regular armies are generally a man's world, guerrillas and insurgent forces are just the contrary.

    Friday, January 17, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 204
  4. EL SALVADOR: Corrected-Can Women Boost El Salvador's Fragile Gang Truce?

    With El Salvador's gang truce teetering on the brink, it's high time to get women involved in any peace negotiations

    Wednesday, January 15, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 192
  5. INTERNATIONAL: End Sexual Violence In War Zones

    Half a million women were raped during the Rwandan genocide.

    Monday, October 14, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 110
  6. INTERNATIONAL: NATO: Women 'firmly on our agenda'

    Thirteen years after the U.N.

    Wednesday, September 4, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 059
  7. LIBYA: Libya Urged to Adopt UN Report on Violence Against Women

    Several Libyan organisations fighting for women's rights held a demo on Thursday morning against deteriorating human

    Monday, March 25, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 873
  8. ISRAEL/PALESTINE: Women Peace Activists Demand an End to Attacks in Gaza and Israel

    MADRE, an international women's human rights organization, condemns the growing violence that has killed at least 18

    Friday, November 16, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 649
  9. ISRAEL: Women Arrested at Western Wall While 'Praying for Peace in the South'

    Six women were arrested at the Western Wall on Thursday for wearing prayer shawls during services in a manner that ha

    Thursday, November 15, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 641
  10. PALESTINE: Palestinian Women Take Business into their Own Hands

    Abeer Abu Ghaith, a poised young woman overflowing with optimism, works tirelessly to help Palestinian women achieve

    Tuesday, November 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 653
  11. HAITI: Haiti Honors Maria Bello for her Women's Advocacy Following 2010 Earthquake

    Haiti's President Michel Martelly honored Maria Bello on Tuesday for her advocacy work on behalf of the Caribbean cou

    Tuesday, October 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 569
  12. INTERNATIONAL: UN Takes New Step to Include Women in International Peace Talks

    Women often suffer the most in times of conflict, but they are rarely represented in peace negotiations.

    Tuesday, October 2, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 452
  13. COLUMBIA: International Peace Day and Ceasefires

    Today is International Peace Day.

    Friday, September 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 416
  14. INTERNATIONAL: Why Women Are a Foreign Policy Issue

    The most pressing global problems simply won't be solved without the participation of women. Seriously, guys.

    Thursday, April 26, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 029
  15. AMERICAS: Putting Women on the Agenda in Cartagena

    It's the Americas' largest reunion.

    Tuesday, April 17, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 000
  16. IRAQ: Iraqi women: Winners or Losers in a War-torn Society?

    As the remaining US troops in Iraq prepare to return home, how has life changed for women in the country they are lea

    Tuesday, November 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 455
  17. HAITI: Women Turn Spotlight on Haiti's Silent Rape Epidemic

    Some 14 months after Haiti's earthquake, activists say there is an ongoing epidemic of rape and gender-based violence

    Tuesday, March 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 479
  18. PAKISTAN: Stop Rape Campaign Mobilizes Young Men in Pakistan

    On the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day, Rizwan Latif, a national UN Volunteer Outreach and Capacity De

    Thursday, March 10, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 394
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  20. SWITZERLAND: Women's Role in Peace Processes Stressed

    Switzerland is taking further steps to implement an international resolution that aims to increase the participation

    Saturday, November 13, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 595
  21. AFRICA: Women Human Rights Defenders Adopt Banjul Declaration

    Women human rights defenders meeting in Banjul as a prelude to the 48th Ordinary session of the African Centre for De

    Tuesday, November 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 560
  22. KENYA: Women and Children Bear Brunt of Conflict

    This year's United Nations report on State of World Population 2010 shows that women and children suffer most in conf

    Thursday, October 21, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 432
  23. PAKISTAN: Two-Day Conference on Gender and Policing

    ISLAMABAD: A two-day regional conference on gender and policing began on Tuesday at the Islamabad National Library.

    Wednesday, October 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 297
  24. PHILIPPINES: All-Women Peacekeepers Pledge 24/7 Protection

    Thirty members of the All-Women Corps in the Civilian Protection Component of the International Monitoring Team (IMT)

    Tuesday, October 5, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 282
  25. AFGHANISTAN: Clinton tells Afghan Women They Will Not Be Forgotten Amid Peace Efforts

    Hillary Clinton today promised that any peace deal with the ultra-conservative Taliban movement would not come at the

    Friday, July 23, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 627
  26. AFGHANISTAN: Women in Northern Afghanistan Face Taliban Revival

    Women living in Afghanistan's safest region are retreating behind the veil amid fears they are being stalked by a res

    Thursday, July 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 625
  27. SOMALIA: (En)-gendering Somalia

    For over two decades now, the tiny nation Somalia, in the Horn of Africa, has endured protracted militarized violence

    Monday, March 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 779
  28. Nigeria: Nigeria Women Protest at Jos Killings

    Hundreds of women have taken to the streets of Nigeria's capital, Abuja, and the central city of Jos in ralli

    Thursday, March 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 919
  29. AFGHANISTAN: Don't Quit on Afghan Women

    As an Afghan woman who for many years lived a life deprived of the most basic human rights, I find unbearable the tho

    Wednesday, October 21, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 659