“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.”
The UK government's report on progress in achieving gender equality and women's empowerment as set out in the Beijing
The Secretary-General's report (S/2004/814) provides illustrative examples of progress made and identifies gaps and c
On 31 October 2002, the Security Council adopted the statement of the President (S/PRST/2002/32), in which it request
The 2004 Open Debate, under the presidency ofthe UK, was notable for a number of innovations.
Security Council resolution 1325 on women, peace and security wasunanimously adopted under the Namibian Presidency on
Her name is Joyce Puta, a 48-year-old Zambian army colonel on secondment to the United Nations.
This handbook is UNIFEM's contribution to those planning and executing DDR.
Women in conflict zones throughout the world have mobilized within their communities and across borders to demand tha
This report System of Impunity documents detailed accounts of sexual violence against women in all the ethnic states,
The adoption of Security Council Resolution 1325 in October 2000 was a watershed in the evolution of international wo
A unique event took place at Stormont, the parliament buildings of the Northern Ireland Assembly.
Resolution 1556 (2004) adopted by the Security Council at its 5015th meeting, on July 30, 2004
Press Release on Secretary-General Kofi Annan's message to the African Union session on gender in Addis Ababa, 6 July
Bosnian civil society groups have taken the lead in addressing needs not met by their state during its postwar recons
The present report is the first time that the Angolan government is submitting a combined report, together with docum
The United Nations commitment to gender equality can be traced to its Charter, and numerous subsequent resolutions of
By contributing to what is currently known about girls' distinct experience in fighting forces, the presentation of f
Since the adoption of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security, DPKO has made some positive s
The combined Initial, Second and Third Report and Combined Fourth and Fifth Report of Angola is found on page 118.
A very important work on the legal context of gender and women's issues in Israel.
I begin this chapter by explicating why gender should be incorporated as a key dimension of human security discourses
By the 1990s, 9 of 10 people who died in war from direct and indirect effects were civilians.
During and after armed conflict, the different interests, needs and priorities of women, men, girls and boys in a hos