“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 UN Security Council Resolution 1325 is an affirmation of the important role of women in conflict prevention and P
Negotiations create foundations for re-establishing peace. Peace accords lay out the terms for halting violence.
In the lead up to the 2007 national elections in Papua New Guinea, women's participation in electoral processes is st
This Guide is designed as a reference for governments, members of Pacific legislatures, political parties, women cand
Haiti – named “the Pearl of the Antilles” by Christopher Columbus, is a country that has known only
Bad news for women: of the eight women running for mayor in Mozambique's municipal elections held on Nov.
Only a handful of women are running in Mozambique's municipal elections scheduled for Nov. 19.
We, the people representing civil society organizations, political parties, gender, human rights, legal institutions
UNDP is targeting the National Parliament in Timor-Leste in a renewed bid to ensure that Asia's newest state is groun
The northern region of Diana is known for the beautiful beaches of the Nosy-Be district and the scent of fields of yl
The ink was barely dry on the power-sharing agreement signed by Zimbabwe's main political parties on Sep.
Nearly a third of candidates in Angola's upcoming parliamentary elections are female, thanks to a new quota imposed b
A paper presented at the national seminar on Women in Constitution organized by Women for Peace and Justice (Core Com
Transformation of Nepal's conflict into durable peace and democracy requires not only sensitively dealing with the ex
United Nations (UN) peacekeeping is in high demand. With a 400 percent increase in the number of peacekeeping
Thanks to the efforts of Dr.
In Mozambique NIMD supports a training project to encourage women to take an active role in politics.
Iranian authorities have systematically thwarted peaceful and legal civil society efforts to advocate for women's rig
A background on the HIV/AIDS situation, trafficking and smuggling, gender based violence, and political participation
In a new report, “Housing Rights and the Right to the City in Latin America,” Patricia Guerrero, founder
This report presents an analysis of women's position in Northern Ireland in relation to specific articles contained i
This edition is focused on the role of women in Sierra Leone's security sector.
The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) has released the report entitled “30
This report combines grassroots access and experience with international political expertise amplify women's voices i
Recognizing that change doesn't happen through ideas alone, AWID invited the 2005 Forum participants to submit grant
In Algeria, women drive trains, hold positions as judges and make up the majority of students.