“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.”
Millions of innocent Iraqis have been forced to flee horrific violence: a girl whose father was killed in stray cross
At the International Compact with Iraq (May 29) government representatives and the UN will discuss wh
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,
As Iraq prepares to hold new parliamentary elections amid continuing controversy over the eligibility of many candida
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
Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues
Military Moms, Iraq Veterans and Veteran Peace Activists Respond to the Iraq Withdrawal
Acclaimed teacher Cynthia Enloe, Class of 1960, speaks about "Taking Women's Lives Seriously to Tally the Real C
The old Pakistani maulawi laid two currency bills on the table between us, one for 50 rupees, the other for 100 rupee
Among our activities as an organization is to distribute humanitarian aid to women detained at the Directorate of Tra
Next week a small group of Utah women will travel to Iraq to take supplies to the women and children of the war torn
While MADRE joins with advocates who recognize that all eight of the Millennium Development Goals are directly linked
The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, during its thirty-third session, held from 5 to 22
Two Iraqi woman reunited after twenty years, two wars, death and destruction. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
Consultant - Expert Police Trainer- Violence Against Women (VAW)
International Rescue Committee (IRC)
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
On Sept. 23, retired United States Army Col.
Walter Kalin: Many of them have found a kind of acceptable way of life but as many are living in very, very difficult
“War ripples on,” said guest lecturer Dr.
Sanjay Suri interviews THORAYA AHMED OBAID, executive director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund
Out of the almost 2 million internally displaced people (IDP) in Iraq, 13% are families headed by women.
The costs of our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are staggering, especially as they relate to social needs in the U.S.
The invasion of Iraq heralded promises of freedom from tyranny and equal rights for the women of Iraq.
Sixteen employees of the Iraqi Ministry of Interior became the first females to complete a formal MoI Basic Human Rig
An old friend of mine called saying “you were right.” I was a bit surprised, because my friend had tradit
17-year-old Rand ‘Abd al-Qader was killed in the city of Basra on 16 March 2008.
As security continues to improve in Iraq, the country is rebuilding both its civilian and military aviation secto
As each day's tragic headlines make clear, post-Saddam Iraq is still plagued by major security issues and economic de
Iraq and UN Security Council Resolution 1325
I'd like to thank Becky Norton Dunlop of The Heritage Foundation and Michelle Easton of the Clare Boothe Luce Policy
single word is on the tight, pencil-lined lips of women here.
In March 2006, code Pink invited eight Iraqi women to the U.S. to speak about their experiences under U.S.
More than seven years after the US- and UK-led invasion of their country, Iraqis continue to endure an occupation tha
On the 7 January 2011, Camp Ashraf was attacked and 175 persons were injured, part of a series of events which cannot
As a physician and politician in Iraq, Dr. Nara Ibrahim is no stranger to risking her life in the name of progress.
Lighting a candle and letting the fresh scent waft through your home can bring an instant atmosphere of peace and rel
Manal Omar, a women's rights advocate of Palestinian descent who has worked in Iraq's humanitarian field since the la
I held my hand to reach my pen on to write an article about women's lives in Kurdistan, from a woman's perspective.
An International Conference on Woman's Role in Building of Peace was opened in Erbil, the capital of north Iraq's Kur
Launched in Arbil Thursday of the International Conference on (the role of women in peace-building, reconciliation an