This briefing details how the Burmese Army has used rape and sexual violence with impunity for decades.
Preliminary research in two provinces has found that a lack of implementation of the domestic violence law means that
Today marks the launch of an important new report documenting ongoing crimes of sexual violence—over 100 cases
Burma's government has not supported a declaration launched on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly this week to
In June 2013, AP R2P released a new policy brief in the third volume of its policy brief series in 2013.
The recent election of José Maria de Vasconcelos, or Taur Matan Ruak as he is known, to the Presidency of Timo
Kamindanawan, a celebratory gathering of Mindanao women leaders, is set to honor tomorrow some 11 Mindanawon women an
The United Nations envoy for children and armed conflict and a political movement in the Philippines today agreed to
The Asean Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC) met for the first tim
Women and children suffered terribly during the 2010 general election given the gun battles in border areas, accordin
A regional workshop on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) and the protection of civilians was held in Jakarta on 8-
“While the men threw chairs and stones at each other every time they met, we women would sit down and discuss w
Women from Indonesia's conflict zones called upon the government to finalize a national action plan to end the violen
Thirty members of the All-Women Corps in the Civilian Protection Component of the International Monitoring Team (IMT)
Indonesia's women-only train service launched on Aug.
Amnesty International has welcomed a decision by the Philippine government to implement a United Nations (UN) Securit
Impunity is deeply engrained throughout Indonesia's criminal justice system, whereby perpetrators of human rights vio
The United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM-East and Southeast Asia Regional Office, Bangkok) and the Unite
This report was commissioned by the Netherlands Special Programme on WID, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (DGIS) of the N
November 25 is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and the beginning of the 16 Days C
Super Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Philippines on November 8, has affected an estimated 11.3 million people.