“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.”
Words to Action is a quarterly newsletter produced by the United Nations Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW).
In 2009, UNHCR is launching an annual Global Needs Assessment (GNA ) in its operations worldwide aimed at comprehensi
In October 2008 UN-INSTRAW brought together over 90 academics and research professionals from universities, research
Statelessness, or the lack of effective nationality, impacts the daily lives of some 11-12 million people around the
The ink was barely dry on the power-sharing agreement signed by Zimbabwe's main political parties on Sep.
Significant progress towards reducing child and maternal mortality is being made but to meet the Millennium Developme
Months after a peace agreement to end conflict in North Kivu province, civilians are still being killed, raped, abduc
As a girl, Laura Pina was not expected to slave in the kitchen simply by virtue of her gender.
The General Debate of the 63th session of the General Assembly was held on 23–30 September 2008.
This page contains statements made during the General Debate of the 63rd session of the General Assembly 23–30
Little is known about the short and long term effects of war on youth.
The IOM contends that global human trafficking is worth between US$7 billion and $12 billion dollars annually, making
In Nepal's elected Constituent Assembly sit 191 women – the wives and daughters of former Prime Ministers next
The Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)—a rebel movement fi ghting thegovernment of Uganda—is estimated to have
Under the guise of peace-building and post-conflict reconstruction, countriesthat have been through years of civil wa
Based on the Global AIDS Alliance's August 2006 report Zero Tolerance: Stop the Violence AgainstWomen and Children, S