This report describes an alarming pattern of human rights violations by members of Angolan security forces against Co
Ratification of the protocol to the African Charter on Human Rights and People's Rights of Women in Africa, 2003
The women of Zimbabwe have had varying experiences with national law enforcement agencies and many of them are unplea
THERE is a problem with the way the oppression of women and girls is explained which, if not challenged, will mean th
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The IOM contends that global human trafficking is worth between US$7 billion and $12 billion dollars annually, making
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This Guide is intended to help readers understand the political, legal and institutional framework of the ICGLR.
"It took me only a few weeks after my arrival in Luanda to realize that a peace agreement that is "gender-n
In Tackling Violence against Women WOMANKIND Worldwide shares the stories, struggles, and strategies of people in Zim
The issue of child soldiers has become an issue of global concern.
Truth commissions (TCs) are formed to investigatehuman rights violations that occur during armedconflict or under rep
The SADC and Gender 2005 Campaign is a civil society initiative in partnership with the SADC Gender Unit and the SADC
The present report is the first time that the Angolan government is submitting a combined report, together with docum
By contributing to what is currently known about girls' distinct experience in fighting forces, the presentation of f
This Report was commissioned by the United Nations Secretary General, Kofi Annan.
On 26 February 2003, the United Nations Under-Secretary for African Affairs and then Special Representative of the Se
The combined Initial, Second and Third Report and Combined Fourth and Fifth Report of Angola is found on page 118.
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After three decades, hundreds of thousands of deaths and mass displacement of the civilian population, the death in F
Refugees International met Teresa at a therapeutic feeding center in Huambo province.
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States Parties shall combat all forms of discrimination against women through appropriate legislative, institutional
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