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  1. PAKISTAN: Pakistan's Tribal Justice System: Often a Vehicle for Revenge

    Suleman Khan demanded justice from the tribal elders.

    Wednesday, August 1, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 265
  2. PAKISTAN: UN Women Establishes Civil Society Advisory Group in Pakistan

    The intention to set up Civil Society Advisory Groups for UN Women at the global, regional and national levels was an

    Wednesday, August 1, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 339
  3. REPORT: Syrian Women & Girls: Fleeing Death, Facing Ongoing Threats and Humiliation

    Syrian women and girls coming to Lebanon are at increased risk of multiple forms of violence due to generalized insec

    Wednesday, August 1, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 856
  4. Monthly Action Points (MAP) for the Security Council: August 2012

    For August, in which the France has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situatio

    Wednesday, August 1, 2012
    Monthly Action Points91 223
  5. ANGOLA: Women Exhorted to Participate in Electoral Process

    National Executive Secretariat of the ruling party's female wing, OMA, has appealed to all Angolan women to effective

    Tuesday, July 31, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 253
  6. SOLOMON ISLANDS: Solomons Cabinet Refuses to Approve UN Report on Women Before CEDAW Meeting

    The Solomon Islands cabinet has refused to approve a report on women in time for its submission to a meeting of a Uni

    Tuesday, July 31, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 254
  7. NEPAL: Awareness of National Action Plan Inadequate in Far-West, Says Study

    Awareness of the National Action Plan initiative – on women, peace and security – has been woefully inade

    Tuesday, July 31, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 264
  8. INTERNATIONAL: New ICC Prosecutor Vows to Focus on Victims

    That a war crimes court should focus on the victims of war crimes sounds like a simple concept.

    Monday, July 30, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 255
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  10. CENTRAL AMERICA: Women's Murder Rate Skyrocketing in Honduras

    Women are being murdered in Honduras -- already deemed the world's deadliest country by the United Nations -- at a sk

    Sunday, July 29, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 275
  11. CENTRAL AMERICA: Sharing Ideas to Stem Violence Against Women

    It's a crime that's rising in Seattle and across the country, and it is even more profound in places like El Salvador

    Friday, July 27, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 274
  12. Reports/Policy Briefs90 676
  13. KASHMIR: Fast Track Courts Needed for Crimes Against Women: NCW

    Fast track courts should be set up for trial of cases pertaining to excesses against women, National Commission for W

    Thursday, July 26, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 250
  14. SOUTH SUDAN: Independence not Providing Dividends for Women in South Sudan

    Since South Sudan's independence on 9 July 2011, the positive role that women played in the independence struggle bar

    Thursday, July 26, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 251
  15. INDIA: Indian Sex Workers Are A Shining Example of Women's Empowerment

    When the multi-country research programme that I direct, Pathways of Women's Empowerment, began its search for inspir

    Thursday, July 26, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 261
  16. COLOMBIA: Gender Policy is Failing Women in Colombia

    Although Colombia seems to have a number of the right policies for improving gender equality, structural challenges a

    Thursday, July 26, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 278
  17. HAITI: When 911 Isn't There: Inside Haiti's Rape Crisis Hotline

    It is hard for most foreigners to understand the poor state of Haiti's infrastructure.

    Thursday, July 26, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 280
  18. Women's Rights & U.S. Foreign Policy

    When I attended the first Summit of the Americas in Miami in 1994, only two female heads of state represented their c

    Thursday, July 26, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 674
  19. Security Council Debate87 204
  20. AFGHANISTAN: As Nato Pullout Looms, Afghan Women Face Uncertain Future

    A few kilometres north of Kabul, a 22-year-old woman collapsed to the ground.

    Wednesday, July 25, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 245
  21. KYRGYZSTAN: OSCE Centre Helps Kyrgyzstan Implement UN Resolution 1325

    A two-day OSCE training seminar for members of the Inter-Agency Working Group established by Kyrgyzstan to develop a

    Wednesday, July 25, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 246
  22. AFRICA: African Union Urged to Do More for Protocol on Rights of Women

    The Working Group on Gender Justice in Africa Tuesday called on the African Union (AU) to encourage member states tha

    Wednesday, July 25, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 258
  23. Cross-Learning and Twinning for NAPs

    What is Cross-Learning or Twinning?

    Wednesday, July 25, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 673
  24. ASIA: Deck Stacked Against Women's Land Rights in Asia

    Women across Asia are being shut out from prosperous forestland because of a paradigm geared towards male ownership,

    Tuesday, July 24, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 244
  25. New Policy Empowers Women

    The government has taken a policy to prioritise women leadership in the microfinance and other income generating prog

    Tuesday, July 24, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 666
  26. CONFERENCE: LKIIRSS Conference on the Role of Women in Reconciliation

    The Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute for International Relations and Strategic Studies (LKIIRSS) will convene the Nation

    Tuesday, July 24, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 667
  27. SOLOMON ISLANDS: Solomons Police Must Set Example in Fighting Gender Violence: Commissioner

    Solomon Islands' new police commissioner says the police must set an example when it comes to addressing the country'

    Monday, July 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 237
  28. ZIMBABWE: 2012 Historic for African Women Leadership

    The year 2012 has thus far proved promising for the African woman's status within public bodies following the recent

    Monday, July 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 239
  29. TAJIKISTAN: Tajik Women Hit Glass Ceiling

    Despite legislation designed to secure gender equality, women rarely make it beyond deputy positions in the Tajik gov

    Monday, July 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 242
  30. SRI LANKA: N-Peace Consultation Looks at How to Promote the Women, Peace and Security Agenda in Sri Lanka

    On 5th July 2012, a strong and diverse group of stakeholders working on women's empowerment issues came together to e

    Monday, July 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 256
  31. MOROCCO: Moroccan Moms Benefit from Maternal Health Revolution

    Sookaina Boudraa had been waiting for three hours at the Alwaha health clinic in Sidi Moumen, an area in northeastern

    Monday, July 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 259
  32. HAITI: Haitian Gender Specialists to be Trained by UWI

    As Haiti continues to rebuild itself from the 2010 earthquake that left it in ruins, the University of the West Indie

    Monday, July 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 279
  33. MOZAMBIQUE: To Victims of Sexual Violence - You Are Not Alone

    In Mozambique, as in many countries, gender violence remains a guarded secret.

    Sunday, July 22, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 238
  34. CONFERENCE: Discussing the Women, Peace and Security Agenda in Sri Lanka

    An N-Peace review and work planning meeting in Colombo, organized by UNDP and Search for Common Ground last week, was

    Friday, July 20, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 664
  35. CONFERENCE: Afghan Women Leaders Pledge Support to N-Peace Regional Network

    With the participation of scores of women leaders from various provinces of Afghanistan, the first National Dialogue

    Friday, July 20, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 665
  36. ZIMBABWE: Empowering the Girl Child

    With sacrificing family resources to educate a girl child and a potential future leader still a big societal challeng

    Thursday, July 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 224
  37. CONGO-KINSHASA: UN Official Condemns Sexual Violence By Renegade Soldiers

    A United Nations official today condemned the sexual violence in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) r

    Thursday, July 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 233
  38. MIDDLE EAST: Women at the Frontiers

    This week I was invited to an Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) meeting in the Austrian cap

    Thursday, July 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 234
  39. JORDAN: Early Marriage - a Coping Mechanism for Syrian Refugees?

    Some Syrian refugees arriving in Jordan are opting to marry off their daughters at a young age believing that marital

    Thursday, July 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 235
  40. BANGLADESH: Demand-Side Financing Bolsters Maternal Health

    Plans to expand demand-side financing (DSF) through vouchers could further improve the maternal health of thousands o

    Thursday, July 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 243

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