This paper provides an analysis on how to deal with Boko Haram by utilizing the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Agend
Promundo and Sonke Gender Justice have released the complete results from the International Men and Gender Equality S
"This document is intended to help humanitarian practitioners more effectively identify and address the unique n
New guidance from the IASC Gender Reference Group regarding immediate steps the humanitarian community can take to ad
Somalia's new cabinet should urgently adopt meaningful reforms to confront rampant sexual violence, Human Rights Watc
The Nobel Women's Initiative, in collaboration with the International Campaign to Stop Rape & Gender Violence in
In Africa, women are subjected to discriminatory practices that keep them in a vulnerable situation.
In 2009/10, the United Nations Security Council passed Resolutions 1888 and 1960 establishing Women's Protection Advi
This 40-page report highlights key steps that Libya should take to meet its international obligations by firmly rejec
This first widespread governmental study on sexual harassment in Egypt has revealed that an astounding 99.3 per cent
There are encouraging signs that the new push for peace in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) can succeed, Ma
Kinshasa Call to Action outcome document calls for immediate action to address the root causes of the conflict and to
The new government of Somalia plans to relocate tens of thousands of internally displaced people (IDPs) within Mogadi
The irresponsible and illegal supply of weaponry and munitions to the warring parties in Côte d'Ivoire has cont
The most widely practiced forms are Type I and Type II.
From 1991 to 2002, Sierra Leone suffered through a brutal civil war that resulted in 50,000 deaths.
This publication was first released in 2013 by Equality Now on behalf of the Solidarity for African Women's Rights Co
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Peace is fragile and delicate in post conflict societies and the full recovery from the trauma caused needs time, com
Peacekeepers or Perpetrators examines the complex international problem of Sexual Abuse and Exploitation (SEA) commit
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Many survivors of gender based violence (GBV) in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) report barriers to access hea
The Women's Refugee Commission completed a research mission to the Jijiga Somali refugee camps in Ethiopia in April 2
Liberia's civil wars are often mistakenly perceived as marking the beginning of widespread violence against women and
This paper focuses on Africa's Great Lakes region, where levels of displacement have been chronically high by any sta
This working paper is a contribution to understandings of peace-building among pastoralists.
I would like to situate my ideas within the geo-political context of the popular uprisings that continue to take plac
The NGOWG on Women, Peace and Security recently hosted Josephine Ngalula Kabeya, the National President of the Forum
This report is the sum of the work of a team of men and women, from the DemocraticRepublic of the Congo (DRC) and bey
During political transitions following periods of violence or repression, societies face the burdensome legacy left b
This paper is based on fieldwork conducted in Egypt with South Sudanese female refugees seeking educational, legal an
This report describes an alarming pattern of human rights violations by members of Angolan security forces against Co
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For December, in which the Russian Federation has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations o
Eve Ensler, author of The Vagina Monologues, talks about her work with the City of Joy refuge in the Democratic Repub