“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.”
Intimate partner violence is the most common form of violence in women's lives worldwide.
As a part of our effort under the VAW in Politics program, a Surveillance System has been developed to monitor, docum
The report highlights the connection between women's participation, an independent civil society and sustainable peac
Describes the experiences of female ex-combatants in Liberia and discusses the motives of Liberian girls for taking u
This paper focuses on an analysis of the lessons learned from applications of the Peace and Stability Development Ana
This report responds to a request, by the gender adviser of DPKO Headquarters, for an evaluation of UNAMSIL's gender
Mainstreaming through Practice Areas:
1. Democratic governance
2. Poverty reduction
1. Strengthen women's security in crisis: Stop violence against women
Trafficking as an international legal concept is a twentieth century phenomenon, linked to the greater movement of pe
Today, half of all international migrants—95 million—are women and girls.
Trafficking is a severe form of violence against women and a serious violation of human rights.Women and adolescents
This report of the UNFPA consultative meeting, Reassessing Institutional Support for Security Council Resolution 1325
The just war tradition provides the non-combatant immunity principle to deal with the appropriate treatment of civili
This Assessment measures Iraq's compliance with internationally accepted standards of gender equality as outlined in
The purpose of the training will be discussed and women will be invited to identify a range of leadership roles and a
This report is based on a consultation organized by the department of Gender, Women and Health (GWH) of the World Hea
In many armed conflicts around the world women are taking initiatives towards peace.
This report forms part of the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) project ‘Monitoring Peace and
A two weeks high level advocacy campaign to promote equal access of women and men to electoral mandates and electoral
Broken bodies - broken dreams: violence against women exposed offers a powerful testimony of the different types of g
UNFPA online video library: Ending Violence Against Women in Colombia.
In its presidential statement S/PRST/2004/40, the Security Council requested the Secretary-General to submit to it, i
The transition from war to peace opens a unique window of opportunity to address the root causes of conflict and tran
The international community is currently engaged in a rigorous debate over the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) doctri
As the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) balances in limbo between ongoing conflict and peace, the disarmament,
The global campaign for the acceptance of women's rights as human rights and of violence against women as a violation
The General Assembly has mandated the Secretary-General to prepare an in-depth study on violence against women (A/RES
The SADC and Gender 2005 Campaign is a civil society initiative in partnership with the SADC Gender Unit and the SADC
The primary purpose of these guidelines is to enable humanitarian actors and communities to plan, establish, and coor