“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.”
Out of a total of one hundred and seven (197) statements, one hundred and nine (109) statements (56 per cen
Analysis is forthcoming.
As a network of peacebuilding organizations, constituted regionally and with a global reach, GPPAC's position on the
The 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from
The women of South Sudan played an instrumental role in the country's liberation struggle and will continue to make s
The documentation centre No habrá paz sin las mujeres [There will be no peace without women] enables female le
The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) Ambassador Mahamat Saleh Annadif
Cheers broke out in the National Assembly building here on Monday as representatives chose the mayor of this beleague
The voice of Syrian women must be heard in all efforts to resolve the civil war that is tearing their country apart,
BY GITURA MWAURA, 10 OCTOBER 2013
As the departure of the international security forces approaches, each day turns every bit of hope into desperation f
Late October, a new government was approved by the newly elected Georgian parliament.
This report was presented by UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, to the General Assembly and the Security Council purs
This briefing note contributes to the knowledge on UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security a
Caracas, September 14th 2012 (Venezuelanalysis.com) – Women's rights groups presented a series of proposals to
World Water Week recently concluded in Stockholm with a special emphasis on the linkages between water and food secur
The most pressing global problems simply won't be solved without the participation of women. Seriously, guys.
In "Distant View of a Minaret," the late and much-neglected Egyptian writer Alifa Rifaat begins her short s
The recent election of José Maria de Vasconcelos, or Taur Matan Ruak as he is known, to the Presidency of Timo
The involvement of women in anti-war actions and in support of peace activism worldwide is a critical part of modern
It's the Americas' largest reunion.
MYANMAR'S Election Commission announced last week the landslide victory of the opposition National League of Democrac
Two months ago, in February 2012, a victory was won in the battle for more effective legal provisions for women in Pa
Twenty years ago this month, war broke out in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the main act in the dissolution of Yugoslavia.
At the end of her official country mission to Papua New Guinea, the UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women,
With the passage of four decrees that regulate Law 1257 against gender violence, Colombia has made significant progre
With democracy protests still sweeping the Arab world and the global financial crisis continuing to bite, the push fo
It's perhaps the only market in the world where all the vendors are women.
Just 15 years old, Sahar Gul has become the bruised and bloodied face of women's rights in Afghanistan.
Egyptian women protesters “are being attacked, stripped and beaten in the streets” by security forces, a
Sarah Ajith James arrived in Washington last Sunday night, just five months after her country -- South Sudan -- seced
Sharp statements about religion, powerful calls for international commmitments and resounding applause, marked the cr
Imagine a world where women living directly with the realities of war help build the peace.
Two women Members of Parliament from the Central African Republic (CAR), yesterday met with members of National Women
Last month women worldwide were delighted to hear that three women from the global south were awarded the Nobel Peace
This week marks the 11th anniversary of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace, and Security.
As wars become less about states and more about societies, women can play a greater role in shaping or ending conflic
For the first time, women peace activists from South Asia came together to present a joint resolution to the United N
This research draws on more than 50 interviews conducted from November 2009 to May 2010, including fieldwork in Kabul
Women across the world are standing their ground against political exclusion.
The tri-lateral women's group, consisting of Palestinian women, Israeli women and female political leaders from aroun
The United Nations today marked the annual International Day of Peace with tributes to those working to build a bette
The ten year long armed conflict started by the Communist Party of Nepal -Maoist (CPN Maoist), with the objective of
Women in the country particularly those in Buipe in the Central Gonja District have been urged to use their natural e