“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.”
Karama aims to strengthen efforts to end violence against women by bringing together local women's organizations and
Millions of innocent Iraqis have been forced to flee horrific violence: a girl whose father was killed in stray cross
Despite recent advancements in the women's movement in many Arab countries, flagrant discrimination and violence cont
Iranian women's rights activists are calling for international support in observance of the June 12, 2006 demonstrati
At the International Compact with Iraq (May 29) government representatives and the UN will discuss wh
Nearly 400 women representing more than 30 nationalities will arrive in Beirut on 2nd May for the fourth 'Follow the
In Bil'in and Jayyous, Leviev (one of Israel's wealthiest businessmen) with partner Shaya Boymelgreen are building se
The conference, which is planned for the end of May, aims to clarify the support of the international community for I
Dear Fredrik Reinfeldt,
Dear Mr. Fredrik Reinfeldt,
Since 1996, Zenska Infoteka–Women's Information and Documentation Center, is organizing annual seminar from the
The London Conference on Afghanistan on January 28th on security, governance, and regional cooperation concluded with
Although Afghanistan has signed the Convention on All Forms of Discrimination Against Women and its Constitution guar
According to the constitution of Afghanistan and national and international treaties, one of the important social rig
Sayed Parwez Kambakhsh, a student at Balkh University and a reporter for Jahan-I-Now (New World) newspaper, was arres
Herat is the largest city in western Afghanistan and a main trade city for exports.
Humanitarian Assistance for the Women and Children of Afghanistan (HAWCA) started in the Northern region, City of Maz
Since its inception in 2003, Creativity for Peace (a New Mexico nonprofit organization with operations in Israel and
“We (a group of Iranian feminists and women's rights activists) demand an end to state-led violence and repression, a
"From Inception to Executiion"is a virtual exhibition of photographs created by the young women of the Omid
Iranian women's rights activists are initiating a wide campaign demanding an end to legal discrimination against wome
As Iraq prepares to hold new parliamentary elections amid continuing controversy over the eligibility of many candida
Send an email to help keep up the pressure to ensure the release of these courageous feminist activists.
The Organization of Women's Freedom in Iraq (OWFI) condemns the killings of women in Basra and Umara and calls for wo
To: President George W. Bush and U.S. Congress:
Since the takeover of the interim government in Iraq, women have been increasingly subjected to rape, death and restr
Statement by Noeleen Heyzer, Executive Director, UNIFEM; Convenor, International Women's Commission for a Just and Su
Women's voices and perspectives in reaction to the military aggression in Lebanon, Palestine and Israel will be the f
On behalf of all the International Coordinators and Board Members of Peace Women Across the Globe (formerly 1000 Wome
The International Community, including the High Contracting Parties of the Geneva Conventions and international gover
We made clear that no walls would stand between the people.
WLP partner, Collective for Research and Training on Development-Action (CRTD-A), has received individual donations a
Some 200 European and Mediterranean women will jump on their bikes this November and cycle for peace from Lebanon to
Several hundred Palestinian women have held a silent protest in the West Bank town of Ram Allah, demanding legislatio
The Palestine Solidarity Movement at Rutgers University is organizing the Third North American Conference.
Hanin Zoabi was aboard the Mavi Marmara, the lead ship in the flotilla where all nine activists were killed, and she
Help is needed to preserve the life of Sakineh Mohammadi-Ashtiani, an Iranian women who could be stoned to death at a
Women in Struggle presents rare testimony from four female Palestinian ex-prisoners who disclose their experiences du
Meeting Soraida will overturn any preconceived notions you may have about Palestine.
This weekend, as I am sure many of you know, is the time when Americans celebrate our independence.
The eighteenth International Media Seminar on Peace in the Middle East continued this afternoon, holding two panel di
As a part of its Human Rights Week, the Italian city of Genoa honored Iran's strong and vibrant women's rights moveme
Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues
We often hear people say that women in Lebanon are the most emancipated in the Middle East region.
Military Moms, Iraq Veterans and Veteran Peace Activists Respond to the Iraq Withdrawal