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  1. INTERNATIONAL: Natasha Stott Despoja, Australia's Ambassador for Women and Girls, Analyses the Campaign to Eradicate Rape in Conflict Worldwide

    BILLIONS of dollars are spent every year developing new guns and missiles, but one of the most horrible weapons of wa

    Sunday, June 8, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 350
  2. KOSOVO: Kosovo War Rape Victims Get Fresh Support

    Some 15 years after the conflict in Kosovo ended, parliament has decided to offer legal rights to wartime rape victim

    Thursday, March 20, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 277
  3. KOSOVO: On the Trail of Women's Independence in Kosovo: Resolution 1325

    So much has been said about it, so many small and international-scale conferences have been held in big salons, and s

    Wednesday, March 12, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 273
  4. BALKANS: Women and War

    Thousands of women were victims of sexual crimes during the Balkan conflicts.

    Tuesday, December 3, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 165
  5. BOSNIA & SERBIA: Witness Testimony About Horrendous Treatment of Women by Bosnia Serb Forces

    A protected witness testified in The Hague this week about being gang-raped and held prisoner by Bosnian Serb soldier

    Friday, October 4, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 089
  6. Power, Empowerment and Violence against Women, Study

    In the context of the conflict in the former Yugoslavia and of the genocide in Rwanda, reports of sexual violence app

    Friday, August 30, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 062
  7. BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA: Suffering in Silence: Women in the Shadow of Srebrenica

    The shadows of war still fall over the survivors of the massacre, but solidarity and practical support is giving wome

    Monday, June 10, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 983
  8. TURKEY: Women on the Front Lines of Turkey Protests

    Two ladies, one in red, the other in blue — that two iconic early images of Turkey's uprising flashed around th

    Saturday, June 8, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 979
  9. ITALY: Italy to Reduce Violence Against Women

    The issue of Italy's rising tide of violence against women has been in the spotlight with a raft of headline-grabbing

    Wednesday, May 29, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 970
  10. MONTENEGRO: Montenegrin Jailed for 45 Years over Sarajevo Killings

    A Montenegrin warlord was jailed for 45 years on Friday for the murder, rape and torture of non-Serb civilians in Sar

    Friday, March 29, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 910
  11. EU: Violence Against Women Still "Significant Challenge" in EU

    Irish minister of state for equality Kathleen Lynch has announced that she will be pushing for "tight, firm conc

    Tuesday, January 22, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 744
  12. BOSNIA: Documentary Finds Little Rape Justice in Bosnia

    Time has passed, but justice has not moved forward.

    Thursday, October 4, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 516
  13. KOSOVO: Global Open Day on Women, Peace and Security in Kosovo

    On September 12, the United Nations Kosovo Team (UNKT) at the Swiss Diamond hotel in Pristina, collaborated with the

    Thursday, September 13, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 372
  14. INTERNATIONAL: Where Are Women's Rights in Plans to Tackle Rape in War Zones?

    At an event in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office last night, the foreign secretary will launch a high-profile new i

    Wednesday, May 30, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 078
  15. UNITED KINGDOM: UK to Deploy Rape Investigation Squad to War Zones

    The UK is setting up a special rapid deployment unit to collect evidence on mass rape used as a weapon during global

    Monday, May 28, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 059
  16. BOSNIA and HERZEGOVINA: Peace, Justice Elude Rape Victims of Bosnian War

    Nearly two decades after the Bosnian War ended, thousands of Bosnian women who were victims of sexual violence are st

    Tuesday, May 1, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 037
  17. TURKEY: 2 500 Women Activists Travel to Istanbul for AWID Forum

    More than 2,500 women from 140 countries traveled to İstanbul on Thursday for the start of the Association of Wo

    Thursday, April 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 009
  18. EUROPE: New Partnership Between EU and UN Women to Enhance Gender Equality Worldwide

    A new partnership between the EU and UN Women set up to strengthen cooperation between the two organizations on their

    Tuesday, April 17, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 996
  19. BOSNIA:Women of Bosnia and Herzegovina; Twenty Years Later

    Twenty years ago this month, war broke out in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the main act in the dissolution of Yugoslavia.

    Wednesday, April 11, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 978
  20. EUROPE: In Spain, Women Enslaved by a Boom in Brothel Tourism

    She had expected a job in a hotel.

    Friday, April 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 965
  21. SERBIA: Women in Black: The Voice of Peace in Serbia

    They have been beaten, spat at and cursed. Jeered, mocked and ignored.

    Thursday, April 5, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 964
  22. BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA: Amnesty Slams Bosnia for Neglecting Victims of Wartime Rape

    Rights group Amnesty International has slammed the government of Bosnia-Herzegovina for neglecting women survivors of

    Thursday, March 29, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 974
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  25. BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA: In the Land of Blood and Honey

    Rape as a tool of war is uncomfortable subject matter.

    Thursday, December 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 545
  26. SOUTH EASTERN EUROPE: Kosovo Women's Network Charts Alarming Trend in Violence

    According to data from the Kosovo Police's Human Rights Department, there were 9,772 police-documented cases of domes

    Tuesday, December 13, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 532
  27. EUROPE: Protecting the Most Vulnerable

    Crime hurts, and the protection of victims from criminality is always a priority in any criminal policy.

    Saturday, October 15, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 383
  28. KOSOVO: Kosovo Still Plagued by Human Trafficking

    Kosovo is a source, destination and transit country for trafficking of women and children, a recently released US Sta

    Thursday, July 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 113
  29. INTERNATIONAL: Salute To Women Driving Revolutions

    What do driving, voting, wearing pants, and protesting have in common?

    Friday, July 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 080
  30. INTERNATIONAL: Limit Arms Exports to Reduce Violence Against Women

    The availability of small arms increases sexual violence against women.

    Thursday, July 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 086
  31. KOSOVO: President Jahjaga Met With The President of Lithuania, Dalia Grybauskaite

    The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Mrs. Atifete Jahjaga continues the official visit to Lithuania.

    Friday, July 1, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 050
  32. CYPRUS: US Places Cyprus On Sex-Trafficking 'Watch List'

    CYPRUS has been placed on the US' sex trafficking watch list after failing to meet minimum standards for the eliminat

    Thursday, June 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 036
  33. NORTHERN IRELAND: Northern Ireland's Vice Trade Shame: Growing Demand For Prostitutes Sees Rise In Human Trafficking

    The PSNI is becoming increasingly concerned that dangerous crime gangs involved in human trafficking are targeting No

    Wednesday, June 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 026
  34. INTERNATIONAL: Malta put on Trafficking Watchlist

    Malta, Cyprus and Estonia have been put on a watch list by the US for allegedly failing to stop high levels of human

    Wednesday, June 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 027
  35. SERBIA: National Conference "Response to Violence Against Women In Family and Partner Relations"

    State Secretary of the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy and National Director of project “Fight against sex

    Wednesday, June 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 028
  36. INTERNATIONAL: Peace Laureates Take on the War on Women

    Violence starts in the mind, so we have to start by changing the minds of men and women all over the world." Nob

    Tuesday, June 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 936
  37. CYPRUS: Sex Trade Across the Divide

    A local women's rights group has called on authorities to tackle sexual exploitation of trafficked women by prosecuti

    Tuesday, June 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 773
  38. INTERNATIONAL: Ending Rape in War

    After curving through miles of Quebec's countryside, the road to Montebello arrives at an enormous log cabin along th

    Thursday, June 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 868
  39. BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA: "Butcher of Bosnia": Inhumanity of a War Criminal

    Ratko Mladic, the Serbian General wanted for war crimes including the killing of over 8,000 men and boys around the t

    Sunday, May 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 835
  40. BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA: If This is 'Peace', When Does it Start for Women?

    Bakira arrived late at the Nobel Women's Initiative conference at Montebello, an envoy from a nightmare period of eth

    Thursday, May 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 823
  41. INTERNATIONAL/TURKEY: Women in Turkey: Behind the Veil

    This week in Istanbul 13 European countries signed a Council of Europe convention on combating violence against women

    Thursday, May 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 744
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  43. KOSOVO: Human Rights Serious Problem in Kosovo

    Government interference in the judiciary, corruption, intimidation of the media, discrimination and harassment of mem

    Saturday, April 9, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 508
  44. CYPRUS: More Needs to be Done on Human Trafficking in Cyprus

    Minister of the Interior Neoclis Sylikiotis has insisted that progress has been made in recent years to tackle the pr

    Thursday, April 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 498
  45. CYPRUS: Gaps in Law Leave Women Open to Abuse

    Young children and women are vulnerable to sexual exploitation because of gaps in the law and the lack of its impleme

    Wednesday, April 6, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 494
  46. EUROPE: MEPs Call For Directive To Combat Violence Against Women

    Rape and other sexual violence against women should be recognised as a crime throughout the EU, and its perpetrators

    Tuesday, March 22, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 431
  47. BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA: Breaking the Silence on Rape as a Weapon of War

    She does not have a first name, nor a face.

    Friday, March 18, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 516
  48. You Dress According to Their Rules: Enforcement of an Islamic Dress Code for Women in Chechnya

    This report documents acts of violence, harassment, and threats against women in Chechnya to intimidate them into wea

    Thursday, March 10, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 408
  49. ALBANIA: Albanians Divided On Women's International Day

    While hundreds of women protested on International Women's Day against Albania's Prime Minister Sali Berisha, others

    Tuesday, March 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 356
  50. BOSNIA & HERTZEGOVINA: Bosnian War's Wicked Women Get Off Lightly

    Not one woman has yet faced trial before a Bosnian court for war crimes, even though many victims of horrific crimes

    Monday, February 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 292

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