“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.”
This report is the sum of the work of a team of men and women, from the DemocraticRepublic of the Congo (DRC) and bey
The analysis of the current context in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) makes obvious the existing persistence
(Nairobi) - Increasing human rights violations could undermine Burundi's electoral process unless the government take
The launch of a new strategy on sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is welcome, but numerou
On May 21, Burundi begins a four-month election season, the country's first elections following the end of a nearly 1
Despite the signing of international peace agreements, a deadly war continues in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the May 2010 version of their Monthly Action Points (
Since the adoption of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security in October 2000, t
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the February 2010 version of our Monthly Action Point
On any given night in eastern DRC, armed groups of men will overrun a village and divide into bands of three to five,
In October, 2010, the international community will mark the 10th Anniversary of the adoption of 1325, the first Secur
At around 11:30 a.m.
Although the second Congo war officially ended in 2002, there are indications that sexual violence has increased stea
In the Democratic Republic of Congo, tens of thousands of women and girls have suffered horrific acts of sexual viole
When women are displaced due to conflict or human rights abuses, they adopt new strategies to provide for themselves
This Guide is intended to help readers understand the political, legal and institutional framework of the ICGLR.
The systematic use of extreme violence, in particular sexual violence, in conflict and post-conflict situations raise
In considering the wars in the Central African Republic (CAR), Darfur, and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) whe
Stephen Lewis warns UN military commanders who gathered on May 27th 2008 at Wilton Park in West Sussex, England to di
In Tackling Violence against Women WOMANKIND Worldwide shares the stories, struggles, and strategies of people in Zim
Throughout history, gender−based violence has been an integral component of armed conflict.
States Parties shall combat all forms of discrimination against women through appropriate legislative, institutional