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  1. CÔTE D'IVOIRE: Adopting Resolution 2112 (2013), Security Council Extends Mandate Of Operation In Côte D'ivoire Until 30 June 2014, Focusing Resources In High-Risk Areas

    NEW YORK, July 31, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Reduction of Military Set for Next Year, Possible F

    Wednesday, July 31, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 025
  2. CÔTE D'IVORE: Arms Proliferation and Abuse Shatter Communities in Côte d'Ivoire

    Reckless and illegal arms supplies from Europe, Africa and China to the warring parties in Côte d'Ivoire over t

    Tuesday, March 19, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 885
  3. COTE D'IVOIRE/RWANDA: Women Join Ivory Coast Peacekeepers

    A group of 15 policewomen became the first all-women team to deploy with the U.N.

    Monday, December 17, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 696
  4. RWANDA/COTE D'IVOIRE: UN Commends Rwandan Women Peacekeepers in Ivory Coast

    The United Nations police adviser, Ann-Marie Orler, has welcomed the arrival of Rwanda's female police contingent in

    Sunday, December 16, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 689
  5. COTE D'IVOIRE: Transgender Prostitutes Face Abuse in Ivory Coast

    It seemed like a case of simple blackmail.

    Monday, December 10, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 674
  6. COTE D'IVOIRE: A Wife Accused of War Crimes: The Unprecedented Case of Simone Gbagbo

    On November 22nd, the International Criminal Court (ICC) unsealed the indictment of Simone Gbagbo, wife of the former

    Monday, December 3, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 680
  7. COTE D'IVOIRE: Marital Equality Law Sparks Controversy

    The adoption by Côte d'Ivoire's parliament of a law on equality between legally married couples has sparked ang

    Saturday, May 12, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 679
  8. COTE D'IVOIRE: Justice in Côte d'Ivoire

    Late in the afternoon on November 29, former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo was removed from his prison cell in the

    Wednesday, January 11, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 772
  9. INTERNATIONAL: Leymah Gbowee: Child Soldiers, Child Wives: Wounded for Life

    Working with ex-child soldiers of Charles Taylor's army, and the girls they have taken as wives, has convinced Nobel

    Friday, October 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 618
  10. COTE D'IVOIRE: ICC investigation must not exclude serious crimes

    A proposed International Criminal Court (ICC) investigation into Côte d'Ivoire must be expanded to cover seriou

    Thursday, June 23, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 001
  11. COTE D'IVOIRE: Toward A New Côte d'Ivoire -- or the Selective Justice of the Past?

    After six months of violence, almost everyone in Côte d'Ivoire has a horrific story to tell: a loved one killed

    Wednesday, June 22, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 996
  12. INTERNATIONAL/IRAQ: The Word on Women - The Other Tahrir Square

    Last week, a group of twenty-five women who were demonstrating for peace and democracy in Baghdad's Tahrir Square

    Thursday, June 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 988
  13. COTE D'IVOIRE: Oral Statement to the Human Rights Council On Cote d'Ivoire - Delivered On June 15, 2011 by Human Rights Watch

    The Cote d'Ivoire Commission of Inquiry has rightly highlighted the serious violations of human rights and internatio

    Wednesday, June 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 954
  14. LIBERIA/COTE D'IVOIRE: In the Shadows of Ivory Coast's War

    As Colonel Gaddafi continues his pillage in North Africa, harrowing skeletons from his closet remain buried deep in t

    Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 777
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  16. COTE D'IVOIRE/INTERNATIONAL: An Uprising for Women's Rights, Too

    The two women from Egypt had just started their presentation Monday when Leymah Gbowee spoke up from the audience.

    Saturday, April 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 592
  17. COTE D'IVOIRE: Rape Victims of the Ivorian Conflict

    While the world's attention was captured by the struggle for power in Abidjan, women in the west of Ivory Coast were

    Friday, April 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 571
  18. COTE D'IVOIRE: Rights Goup: Rape, Sexual Abuse 'Pervasive' in Ivory Coast

    Large numbers of women have been raped, sexually assaulted, beaten and abducted in Ivory Coast, according to a humani

    Thursday, April 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 558
  19. INTERNATIONAL: UN Envoy Stresses Need to Prevent Conflict-Related Sexual Violence Before it Begins

    It is critical to prevent conflict-related sexual violence before it happens, a top United Nations official stressed

    Thursday, April 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 559
  20. COTE D'IVOIRE: In Ivory Coast, When Conflict Starts Women Become Targets

    Beatrice's small voice comes from a corner of a big tent in Bahn camp that is crammed with at least 100 refugee women

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 546
  21. COTE D'IVOIRE/LIBERIA: IRC Press Release: Rape and Sexual Abuse Pervasive in Ivory Coast Crisis

    Alarming numbers of Ivorian women and girls have been raped, sexually assaulted, beaten and harassed by armed men at

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 576
  22. LIBERIA: Why I'm Optimistic About West Africa

    As I read reports of upheaval in North Africa and watch with apprehension as tensions reach their boiling point in C&

    Monday, April 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 506
  23. COTE D'IVOIRE: Ouattara Forces Kill, Rape Civilians During Offensive

    Forces loyal to President-elect Alassane Ouattara killed hundreds of civilians, raped more than 20 alleged supporters

    Saturday, April 9, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 511
  24. COTE D'IVOIRE: Registration Highlights Humanitarian Needs in Western Cote d'Ivoire, Stranded Migrants in Abidjan Shelter in Embassies

    IOM staff in the western Ivoirian town of Duékoué have completed the registration of more than 27,500 i

    Friday, April 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 502
  25. COTE D'IVOIRE/LIBERIA: Refugees Report Murder, Rape, Abuse

    Ivoirians who have fled across the border to Liberia have reported incidents of rape, sexual abuse and murder to NGOs

    Friday, April 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 507
  26. COTE D'IVOIRE: Women Struggle to Survive in Crowded Refugee Camps

    After leaving her husband behind to protect their home, Philomene Eholi* recently fled the Ivory Coast with her mothe

    Tuesday, April 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 486
  27. COTE D'IVOIRE: CARE to Aid in Cote d'Ivoire

    CARE is scaling up our response to help people affected by the post-election violence in Côte d'Ivoire that has

    Tuesday, April 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 500
  28. COTE D'IVOIRE: Increasingly Untenable Situation for Tens of Thousands of Displaced in Western Cote d'Ivoire

    Conditions for tens of thousands of internally displaced people (IDPs) seeking refuge at a Catholic mission in the we

    Friday, April 1, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 488
  29. COTE D'IVOIRE: The Case for Intervention in the Ivory Coast

    As the world rallies behind the Libyan population, it is hard to understand why the Ivory Coast is just a footnote in

    Friday, March 25, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 497
  30. COTE D'IVOIRE/LIBERIA: West African Women Demand Peace In Cote D'Ivoire

    Women from across West Africa on Wednesday pleaded with Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of We

    Friday, March 25, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 547
  31. WEST AFRICA/COTE D'IVOIRE: Cote d'Ivoire's Gbagbo Readying Rockets, Helicopter – UN

    Women urge ECOWAS leaders to stop crisis in Cote d'lvoire

    Wednesday, March 23, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 460
  32. COTE D'IVOIRE: Crimes against Humans

    The violence in Côte d'Ivoire has gotten so that women sitting at a vegetable stall mid-afternoon can end up in

    Friday, March 18, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 425
  33. COTE D'IVOIRE: Ivory Coast Women Defiant after Being Targeted by Gbagbo's Guns

    First guilt, then pain, then disgust. First tears, then sleeplessness, then defiance.

    Friday, March 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 416
  34. COTE D'IVOIRE: Human Rights Situation In Côte d'Ivoire

    UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay warned Thursday that human rights violations against civilians in C

    Thursday, March 10, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 402
  35. COTE D'IVOIRE: Crossing a Line - Killings and Fear in Abidjan

    As reports by Human Rights Watch and formal documentation from the UN Human Rights Commission decry the worsening hum

    Tuesday, March 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 351
  36. COTE D'IVOIRE: Ivory Coast Marches on International Women's Day end in Bloodshed

    Marches by thousands of women in protest at Ivory Coast's president Laurent Gbagbo have ended in bloodshed after his

    Tuesday, March 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 367
  37. COTE D'IVOIRE: Ivory Coast Eyewitness: Women 'Saughtered by Soldiers'

    The UN refugee agency says parts of Ivory Coast's main city, Abidjan, resemble a war zone.

    Friday, March 4, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 334
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  39. COTE D'IVOIRE: Sexual Violence and Other Human Rights Abuses Must Stop

    Human rights violations including sexual violence and unlawful killings are being perpetrated by forces loyal to both

    Tuesday, February 22, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 276
  40. COTE D'IVOIRE: MRU Women on the Move for Peace

    The Mano River Union Women Peace Network (Liberia Chapter) in collaboration with other women Organizations in Liberia

    Wednesday, February 16, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 236
  41. COTE D'IVOIRE: Briefing on Human Rights

    IRIN's series of revised briefings takes a look at the handling of the crisis by the UN, regional bodies the African

    Tuesday, February 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 233
  42. COTE D'IVOIRE: Bringing Health Care to Displaced Women in Cote D'Ivoire

    In the aftermath of post-election violence here, almost 18 thousand people -- 70 per cent of them women, children and

    Monday, February 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 245
  43. COTE D'IVOIRE: UN Envoy Urges Protection From Sexual Violence Amid Côte d'Ivoire Crisis

    “I condemn in the strongest possible terms the employment of sexual violence as a means to political ends.

    Thursday, January 27, 2011
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  45. COTE D'IVOIRE: Voices of Reason Sidelined in the Crisis

    With Laurent Gbagbo drawing much of his support from the largely Christian south and Alassane Ouattara strongly assoc

    Wednesday, January 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 086
  46. COTE D'IVOIRE: Ivorian Women and Children Continue to Flee Into Liberia

    Côte d'Ivoire, the world's biggest cocoa producer, has been in turmoil since early December when President Laur

    Thursday, January 20, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 068
  47. COTE D'IVOIRE: Help for Côte d'Ivoire's Displaced Families in the Midst of a National Crisis

    Nearly all of these internally displaced persons, or IDPs, fled their homes during violent clashes that erupted earli

    Wednesday, January 19, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 065
  48. COTE D'IVOIRE: UNICEF Appeals for Children and Women in Ivory Coast

    The United Nations Children's Fund is appealing for more than $20 million to provide life-saving assistance to tens o

    Sunday, January 9, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 956
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  50. COTE D'IVOIRE/LIBERIA: With 22,000 Ivorian Refugees in Liberia, UNHCR Speeding Up Aid Delivery

    UNHCR is stepping up its aid delivery to the now 22,000 Ivorian refugees who fled to Liberia in the wake of post-elec

    Tuesday, January 4, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 913

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