“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.”
Analysis is forthcoming.
The Country Representative of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), Mr.
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The United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, has provided delivery kits to mothers and children at the James Davids Hos
In Africa, women are subjected to discriminatory practices that keep them in a vulnerable situation.
It's hard to underscore enough the role women have played in Liberia's recent history.
It is over a week since Ruth Flomo was last able to walk, the bullet lodged in her leg an agonising reminder of the t
President Dr Joyce Banda will leave the country on June 26 for Abuja Nigeria where she is expected to attend a High L
“I was raped during the war by three men.
The girl's voice dropped to a hush as she remembered the bright, sunny afternoon when she stepped out of her hut and
Before we finally close the chapter on 2011, flipping a fresh page for a new beginning in 2012, let's not forget that
Violence against women is one of the most common abuses of human rights.
As Crisis Deepens, Grave Abuses Committed by Both Sides
As reports by Human Rights Watch and formal documentation from the UN Human Rights Commission decry the worsening hum
In the aftermath of post-election violence here, almost 18 thousand people -- 70 per cent of them women, children and
According to the Vice Chair of the HRC, Commissioner Yasmin Jusu- Sheriff, it was incumbent on the Commission to take
The First Lady, Her Excellency Mrs.
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the May 2010 version of their Monthly Action Points (
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the February 2010 version of our Monthly Action Point
In October, 2010, the international community will mark the 10th Anniversary of the adoption of 1325, the first Secur
Her name is Joyce Puta, a 48-year-old Zambian army colonel on secondment to the United Nations.
Côte d'Ivoire has been in a political impasse since the declaration of contested results of a second round of p
“The rebels were just at the corner and watching me,” recalls one young Malian girl.
On the African continent, where the majority of the population subsists from agriculture, only 18% of farmland is own