“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.”
All of the key leading Cambodian women from the four political factions participated in the process leading up to a p
Historically, Iraqi women and girls have enjoyed relatively more rights than many of their counterparts in the Middle
The Women's Commission conducted a reproductive health (RH) assessment focused on the implementation of priority RH a
Afghans have suffered twenty-three years of war that has seriously compromised the cultural, economic, social and pol
One of the largest gatherings of Iraqi women since the fall of the Saddam Hussein regime took place at the University
Bhutanese women who are living as refugees in Nepal, many for more than a decade, confront not only the hardship of l
Palestinian Women Demonstrate Against the Wall in Tulkarem On Sept.
MADRE, an international women's human rights organization with special consultative status at the Economic and Social
In the sea of downtrodden, passive Islamic womanhood, Iraqi women are an uplifting exception.
Nunuk is a member of the National Commission on Anti Violence Against Women, and the coordinator of a sub-commission
The following letter was written by Yanar Mohammed to Mr.
Foreigners are flocking to Palestinc, but not for Holy Land pilgrimages or beach vacations.
Women in Iraq, as elsewhere in the world, face special challenges in their quest to fully participate in their countr
With each day that passes since the fall of the Baathist regime, further revelations of past atrocities are laid bare
Open letter from the Kurdish Women Action against Honour Killing to:
The Way It Was For Iraqi Women:
Building gender equality on the Thai–Burma Border within Burma's exiled opposition movement, follow up paper of
At a time when insecurity is on the rise in Baghdad, women and girls in Baghdad told Human Rights Watch that the inse
The United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) has compiled this Checklist, from various UN and non-UN source
There is a high level of chaos, anarchy, frustration, and even anger in today's Iraq.
Women from Burma who live in the camps along the Thai-Burma border are increasingly coming into contact with the conc
As Iraqis meet to talk about creating an interim authority to govern their country, they will need to overcome divisi
Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) urges the United States and coalition forces in Iraq to immediately address the dir
Civil and Political Rights, Including the Questions of Disappearances and Summary Executions: Statement by Asma Jahan
Kosovar women started organizing in the early 1990's and worked very closely with the local parallel government that
The crucial role women can—and should—play in Iraqi reconstruction was the focus of a forum on April 21 a
According to Burma's ruling military regime, the State Peace and Development Council (SPDC), Burma's army "safeg
This report looks at the situation of women of Burma and factors that effect their lives and security from mid-2001 t
The Iraqi refugee crisis has already begun.
War or no war, more than 2,000 Iraqi women give birth every day.