“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.”
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
Since its inception in 2003, Creativity for Peace (a New Mexico nonprofit organization with operations in Israel and
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.
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
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.
The new President of ICJW, Sharon Gustafson, has urged Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to appoint at least
By Carla Koppell and Rebecca Miller, Institute for Inclusive Security
Twenty women peace leaders met with UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Robert Serry last week a
More than 90% of the Sigma catalogue is marked in red for Palestinians.
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Palestinian women hold photos of relatives being held in Israeli jails during a protest in front of the Red Cross off
Peace talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority continued this week with little progress made.
This was my second visit to Nablus. However, the first wasn't a visit as such.
The ‘settlement freeze'—or moratorium on new building of Israeli homes in Palestinian territory—is
I was blown away to be asked to join a delegation to Israel and Palestine led by Nobel Peace Laureates Jody Williams
Nine years ago, Swanee Hunt and Cristina Posa wrote an article for Foreign Policy called “Women Waging Peace.&r
Palestinian women have always stood side by side with their fathers, brothers, husbands, comrades to resist the Zioni
"My mother continues to cry for my brother, as do all mothers.
Hedy Epstein, a Holocaust survivor and vocal critic of Israeli Defense Force (IDF) policies, said that the IDF contin
Hoping to share stories from the Holy Land and to urge U.S.
“The women of Budrus, like so many Palestinian women struggling, as well as the Israelis struggling side by sid
Opposition head Tzipi Livni and Defense Minister Ehud Barak found some common ground on Monday, as both argued in a K
Between the very intricate social structure of the Gaza Strip and the constant political disorder, Palestinian women
Ladies and Gentlemen, good evening.
Since the 1967 occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Strip, Israel has demolished close to 25,000 Palestinian homes in
What actually is security?
A video created from various news clips to promote a documentary photo project I will be pursuing in January 2011.
In December 2004, when the Indian Ocean tsunami devastated the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, women died, in part, beca
By Patricia Smith Melton
No More Tears: Tell the Profiteers at CSI to Stop Selling Tear Gas to Israel
Women in every society have a different perception of their respective roles, which are generally molded by social an
Today a UN committee looked into whether Israel was complying with the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of
It's now widely known that conflict has a disproportionate impact on women and girls.
“We Are Super Women!” twelve young women from Israel, Palestine, India, and Pakistan shouted in unison wh
Speaker: Sarai Aharoni, Frankel Institute for Judaic Studies, University of Michigan
Six years ago journalist Lauren Booth went to Palestine taking with her, by her own admission, a big bag full of patr