“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.”
Rights groups are becoming increasingly concerned that the Afghan government is willing to surrender women's rights t
Arbitrary arrests. Administrative detention. Abductions. Enforced disappearances. Torture. Rape. Beatings.
What do driving, voting, wearing pants, and protesting have in common?
Hundreds of Nepalese women who emigrate to Arab countries in search of better jobs and wages, are unaccounted for.
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the April 2011 version of our Monthly Action Points (
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the March 2011 version the Monthly Action Points (MAP
Iranian Ambassador Mashallah Shakiri has said that Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) has great role in women
Arab League Secretary-General Amr Moussa announced his intention on Wednesday to appoint a special league envoy to he
In the last week of September, the As-Sahab Foundation, which disseminates al-Qaeda messages and propaganda, released
The monsoon floods in Pakistan have killed thousands and affected an estimated twenty million people across several p
"If you had to choose between saving a girl's life or enabling her to go to school, which would you do first?&qu
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the May 2010 version of their Monthly Action Points (
The US and its allies cited the defense of women's rights as one of the primary reasons, after the need to root out a
The 131-page report documents the serious abuses that domestic workers face at every step of the migration process.
Survey research has a role to play in providing Muslim women with a public voice where custom and culture does not pe
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Christina Asquith comes to Nichols to share her insights as an award-winning journalist who covered the war in Iraq f
Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues
If anyone still doubted, or hadn't noticed, that misogyny is the fundamental pillar on which radical Islam is based,
On Sept. 23, retired United States Army Col.
Women's Voices Now is a new and unique non-profit organization based in New York City that seeks to empower women by
The costs of our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are staggering, especially as they relate to social needs in the U.S.
I'd like to thank Becky Norton Dunlop of The Heritage Foundation and Michelle Easton of the Clare Boothe Luce Policy
“We Are Super Women!” twelve young women from Israel, Palestine, India, and Pakistan shouted in unison wh
Whether the topic is Libya's rebels or Afghanistan's “reconciliation” with the Taliban, the pivotal quest
Four women Nobel Peace Laureates have sent an open letter calling on United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to
Women's rights are increasingly heralded as a useful propaganda device to further imperial designs.