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  1. BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA: Amnesty International Urges Bosnia and Herzegovina to Reject the Burqa Ban

    (Washington, D.C.) Amnesty International is urging the Parliament of Bosnia and Herzegovina to reject a draft law, pr

    Tuesday, August 31, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 951
  2. LEBANON: MP Setrida Geagea Wants to Boost Women's Role in Lebanon

    MP Setrida Geagea's Press office issued a statement on Monday about the Lebanese Forces MP's words during the meeting

    Tuesday, August 31, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 976
  3. DRC: DR Congo Militias Face War Crimes Charges Over Rape Spree

    Leaders of militias that carried out mass rape in Democratic Republic of Congo will face war crimes charges, a UN con

    Tuesday, August 31, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 979
  4. ETHIOPIA: Youth, Women Leagues Expected to Join EPRDF Leadership

    Structural change is expected within the ruling Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front's (EPRDF) top leade

    Tuesday, August 31, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 983
  5. DRC: Notes from a Young American in Congo: Rape Continues (Opinion)

    A recent graduate from Colorado College in Colorado Springs, Amy was volunteering as a rape crisis counselor in Chica

    Tuesday, August 31, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 992
  6. EAST AFRICA: Female Candidates in Upcoming Tanzanian polls to Receive UN Election Training

    The United Nations is seeking to empower women candidates ahead of Tanzania's general elections in October, including

    Tuesday, August 31, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 048
  7. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Candidate's Campaign Workers Abducted

    Ten campaign workers for a female parliamentary candidate in western Afghanistan were abducted by gunmen Thursday and

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 953
  8. AFGHANISTAN: Away from Tyranny, Afghan Women Dream of Freedom

    The small classroom is abuzz with conversations in Persian.

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 954
  9. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Women 'Depend' on Foreign Troops

    Pulling Western troops out of Afghanistan will condemn mothers and children to suffer, a leading Afghan women's advoc

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 955
  10. DRC: The War Against Women in the DRC (Opinion)

    For tens of thousands of people who live in daily fear of sexual violence, the UN Security Council's emergency sessio

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 962
  11. ISRAEL/PALESTINE: Less Than Animals

    “The Russian Compound...” said Jehan Dahadha, before trailing off.

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 969
  12. SIERRA LEONE: In Sierra Leone, First Lady Explains 'WISH' Project

    The First lady of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Mrs.

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 972
  13. AUSTRALIA/INTERNATIONAL: UN Chief Addresses Melbourne Summit

    United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon has called on a Melbourne conference to do more to "keep the promise" of s

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 978
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  15. DRC: DR Congo - UN Reviewing Procedures to Better Protects Civilians After Rape

    The United Nations special envoy to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Monday condemned the recent incident of

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 993
  16. ISRAEL: After 2 Tough Years, Israeli Ambassador Heads Home, Hopeful for Direct Peace Talks

    Shalev told The Associated Press in a farewell interview that despite near-constant criticism, she believes it's impo

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 001
  17. USA/PAKISTAN: U.S. Launches Women's Rights Program in Pakistan

    The United States on Monday launched a new 40-million-dollar Gender Equity Grants Program in Pakistan to advance wome

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 012
  18. UGANDA: Fighting for Her Land

    LUWERO DISTRICT, Uganda – Soon after her husband died, Olivia Nakazi's troubles began anew.

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 033
  19. KYRGYZSTAN: Women Step up to Bring Security to Teetering Kyrgyzstan

    Often called the Switzerland of Central Asia, mountainous and ethnically diverse Kyrgyzstan was once touted as a succ

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 034
  20. Monthly Action Points (MAP) for the Security Council: September 2010

    The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the September 2010 version of our Monthly Action Poin

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 804
  21. INTERNATIONAL: Of Course We Must Fight for Women around the World (Opinion)

    As the debate rages over the withdrawal of British and US troops in Afghanistan, there are those who argue that the a

    Sunday, August 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 964
  22. USA: Women in Washington, Your Seats Are at Risk

    With this fall's midterm elections, the number of women serving in Congress could drop for the first time in a genera

    Sunday, August 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 966
  23. ISRAEL: Facing Arrest, Catcalls, Israeli Women Pray at Western Wall

    The women come from all over Israel every month to pray at the Western Wall, one of Judaism's holiest sites.

    Sunday, August 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 967
  24. INTERNATIONAL: Women Activists Unite to Fight Imperialism

    Uniting under the theme, “Moving forward the militant global women's movement in the 21st century,” more

    Sunday, August 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 971
  25. ERITREA: 300 Women in Berikh Sub-Zone Complete Adult Education Program

    Berikh — A total of 300 female farmers in Berikh sub-zone, Central region, who have been following adult educat

    Sunday, August 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 977
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  27. AUSTRALIA: Hip-hop Star Returns on a Mission

    AUSTRALIA based Fijian hip-hop artist Thelma Thomas aka MC Trey jets into the country to hold a series of workshops w

    Saturday, August 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 916
  28. AFGHANISTAN: Afghan Woman Defies Repression

    In few countries do women face as many challenges as they do in Afghanistan—a country which not only holds the

    Saturday, August 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 917
  29. ISRAEL: Why Is Israel Terrified Of A Ship Full Of Women?

    The bloody wake left by the Mavi Marmara after the May 31 Israeli commando raid has not deterred 50 female activists

    Saturday, August 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 956
  30. UGANDA: People with Disabilities Deserve to Be Seen and Heard

    Disabled people – especially women – are often the last to be considered in the aftermath of wars and nat

    Saturday, August 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 959
  31. DRC: Grand March Planned in DR Congo to Protest Against Violence on Women

    A grand march to protest against violence committed on women will be organized this coming October in Bukavu, the mai

    Saturday, August 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 961
  32. INTERNATIONAL: Human Rights Watch says US Needs to Protect Women in Detention from Sexual sid

    The US government needs to strengthen its protection of people in immigration detention to prevent sexual abuse and t

    Saturday, August 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 980
  33. UNITED STATES: Vows Help in Fight Against Congo Sexual Violence

    The 24-page report, “Detained and at Risk: Sexual Abuse and Harassment in United States Immigration Detention,&

    Saturday, August 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 981
  34. INDONESIA (ACHEH): Women-Only Train Service

    Indonesia's women-only train service launched on Aug.

    Saturday, August 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 011
  35. LATIN AMERICA: Women Change Political Landscape in Latin America

    In a country where machismo is still the rule, Sandra Torres doesn't cut the demure figure of past first ladies.

    Saturday, August 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 013
  36. IRAN: UN Panel: Minorities in Iran Face Discrimination

    A United Nations panel says Arabs, Kurds and other minorities in Iran face discrimination because of their ethnicity.

    Friday, August 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 885
  37. PAKISTAN: 148 Balochistan Women, 168 Kids Disappeared by Force, U.N. Told

    The Hong Kong-based Asian Legal Resource Center (A.L.R.C.) has called Islamabad to invite the Working Group on Enforc

    Friday, August 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 886
  38. DRC: We Must Protect Women in Congo (Opinion)

    The mass rape of women in Congo (Report, 25 August) illustrates the difficulty the UN faces in trying to fulfil its m

    Friday, August 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 946
  39. DRC: Congo Rapes Put UN's Wallstrom in Hot Seat

    Margot Wallstrom, U.N. special representative on sexual violence in conflict, deployed a senior staff member on Aug.

    Friday, August 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 960
  40. USA: Honoring Unsung Hero of Women's Rights Movement

    This week marks the 90th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment to the U.S.

    Friday, August 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 968
  41. IRAN: Two Iranian Activists Win Press-Freedom Awards

    Two Iranian rights activists arrested on their way to the funeral of a senior dissident cleric last year have won int

    Friday, August 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 974
  42. DRC: Nearly 200 Women and Children Raped in Systematic Attack in Eastern DRC

    As reports of nearly 200 women raped in a systematic attack emerge from Kivu Province in the Democratic Republic of C

    Friday, August 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 996
  43. INTERNATIONAL: Doable, Fast-Track Indicators for Turning the 1325 Promise into Reality

    The credibility of the United Nations rests in a major way on its ability and capacity to get the decisions of the Se

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 106
  44. SIERRA LEONE: APC Has Failed PMDC & Sierra Leone Women

    The Women's Leader of the People's Movement for Democratic Change (PMDC), Madam Rosalyn McCarthy has told the Sierra

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 931
  45. DRC: Security Council Press Statement on Democratic Republic of Congo

    The following Security Council press statement was read out today by Council President Vitaly Churkin (Russian Federa

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 933
  46. AFGHANISTAN: New Center Increases Opportunities for Afghan Female Journalists

    While the use of Afghanistan and journalism in one word usually evokes negative images such as abducted reporters and

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 935
  47. LIBERIA: Liberia's Women Killers

    "Black Diamond" and her comrades may look like any bunch of street-wise girls with attitude but they have t

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 937
  48. NIGERIA: 2011 Polls - First Lady Enjoins Women to Join Politics

    First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan has called on the Nigerian women to seek elective posts in 2011 even as she urged t

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 942
  49. UGANDA: For Women with Disabilities, Barriers and Abuse

    Women with disabilities in northern Uganda experience ongoing discrimination and sexual and gender-based violence, Hu

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 943
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