“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 development goal of the project is to strengthen democratic governance, and to promote and protect women's human
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A training workshop on women's effectual political participation organized by Yemeni Women's Union (YWU) and Club of
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On December 12, 2007, the North Atlantic Council decided to develop common concepts and a Policy Directive on UN Reso
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The first time Kuwaiti women ventuered into parlimentarian elections as candidates, they won four seats hands down.
Young. Beautiful. Powerful.
THE Fiji Women's Crisis Centre has been a pillar of strength for women in Fiji for more than two decades.
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An interview with Sharon Bhagwan Rolls of femLINKPACIFIC, a feminist communications organ
For eight years, many Americans have justified the war in Afghanistan as a moral battle to "protect" Afghan
Attracted by loud bickering, a small group of people surround a rickshaw near a market in Islamabad.
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Women's rights groups have urged the establishment of a Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Commission in Zimbabwe as p
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Brothels in the petroleum port province of Esmeraldas provide an employment magnet for underage women.
Anne Walker spent 11 years with the YWCA of Fiji that marked the beginning of her long career with grassroots women.