“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.”
Women in Zimbabwe have come out strongly against the idea of holding elections in 2011, saying that a full implementa
As calls for an early election grow louder, the country's civic society groups want government to launch a countrywid
Sixteen years after Burma's military regime reached a ceasefire deal with the country's second largest rebel group, t
The few women's crisis centres that exist in Kyrgyzstan are finding it hard to carry on as the international donor su
While none of the previous attempts at formal peacemaking in Sri Lanka allowed women any role in the negotiating proc
Women leaders rallied behind Secretary Teresita Deles of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process
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United Nations -- With barely 55 days left until a referendum on independence for southern Sudan, the U.N.
A THREE-DAY workshop on the 2010 National Diagnostic Study and Think Tank on Women in Shared Decision Making will off
In all areas of a peace process — cessation of hostilities, sustainability and credibility of peace on the grou
According to a report released Monday by the MIT Center for International Studies and the International Civil Society
Representatives of embassies of AU member states, Regional Economic Communities, UN agencies, educational institution
HANOI (Xinhua) - Vietnam will host the 14th meeting of the General Assembly of the ASEAN Confederation of Women's Org
The Mindanao Peoples' Caucus (MPC), a Davao City-based peace advocacy group, considered Monday's launching of the wom
In a rural Kabul suburb, hundreds of men jostle for the chance to ink their finger and vote, while next door, shielde
Structural change is expected within the ruling Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front's (EPRDF) top leade
Sustainable peace invariably builds on improving the living conditions and perspectives of the majority of the popula
A seven-person delegation from the West Point military academy in the United States visited the UN office in Kigali,
Since 2002, the International Women's Peace Service in Palestine (IWPS-Palestine) has been documenting and non-violen
A leading member of the women's group of the Rumbek State legislature in southern Sudan says there was a large turnou
I went to see the film Avatar the other day.
Sudan's first multiparty elections in 24 years, which wrapped up earlier this week, fell short of international stand
When Iraq finally forms a new government, one thing is certain -- there will be many new faces.
In what appeared to be the first burst of activism in months not related to the disputed presidential election, about
Violation of rights in Iran, a window from my experience to a broader picture, By Shadi Sadr:
President Hamid Karzai recently outlined proposals that could see the Taliban share power in Kabul.