“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.”
As always, another election was upon us; all eyes were on who voted for or against the 2002 Iraq War Resolution.
Democratic Senator Bob Casey and a handful of other senators met with Afghan President Hamid Karzai in Washington, D.
Senator BOXER [presiding]. The hearing will come to order.
Over the course of a decade and through the administrations of two presidents of different political parties, the Uni
Today the U.S.
Former first lady Laura Bush says women in Afghanistan are creating their own economic opportunities and that entrepr
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday hailed a draft Senate resolution backing the rights of women in the A
The US government launched a five-year ‘Gender Equity Programme' in Pakistan in 2011, to advance women's human
Human rights has been a hot topic in Afghanistan since the Taliban's near-medieval treatment of Afghan girls and wome
The proposals of four Turkish nongovernmental organizations focusing on women's empowerment will be funded by the Uni
Women can be a major power in convincing Mideast leaders to agree to a comprehensive Arab-Israeli peace deal, U.S.
The Department of State has awarded $5 million in grants to several nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) to provide d
The September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks brought about many changes in American society.
The United States on Monday launched a new 40-million-dollar Gender Equity Grants Program in Pakistan to advance wome
The evidence against Burma's junta has been piling up for many years.
Afghanistan's transition toward leading its own security efforts must include the rights of Afghan women.
After the bilateral Strategic Dialogue meeting in Islamabad today, U.S.
Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer, Executive Director of the White House Council on Women
In an interview Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke to NBC's Andrea Mitchell about women's rights and Middle
What do women fishing, school building and better farming skills have to do with U.S. national security?
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke briefly yesterday about the need for Afghan women and girls to be involved i
SECRETARY CLINTON: Well, good afternoon, everyone.
Pink wigged-protesters and hundreds of other demonstrators wielding posters calling for peace converged on Copley Squ
Report of the Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, Yakin Ertürk
Three women recently arrived from Afghanistan will talk about their work to empower women and facilitate peace there,
MK HANIN ZOABI
Al-Tajammu' Party leader in 1948 Palestine
Palestinian Member of the Knesset
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Editorial statement by Congresswoman Niki Tsongas
Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues
Secretary Clinton is a forceful and effective champion for women's rights.
In mid-August in the northern Afghanistan province of Kunduz, the Taliban carried out a horrific sentence against two
Next week a small group of Utah women will travel to Iraq to take supplies to the women and children of the war torn
Last Tuesday at noon, September 14, The Ashby Residential College hosted, "Women as a Barometer of Success in Po
Nine American mothers whose children died fighting in Iraq were embraced Sunday by dozens of Iraqi women who lost the
Sanjay Suri interviews THORAYA AHMED OBAID, executive director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund
The costs of our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are staggering, especially as they relate to social needs in the U.S.
As security continues to improve in Iraq, the country is rebuilding both its civilian and military aviation secto
As the youth-led Freedom Movement of 2011 spreads rapidly across the Middle East and around the world, one can only w
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has correctly warned that women's rights in Tunisia and Egypt risk being undermine
It was an impressive line-up of speakers, by any standard.
Rabia Mariam is a businesswoman who employs an all-women workforce to manufacture scarves and rugs from silk, cotton-
Jimmy Carter is the 39th president of the United States.