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  1. Intersections of Violence Against Women and Militarism

    Center for Women's Global Leadership

    Intersections of Violence Against Women and Militarism

    Thursday, September 15, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 481
  2. Pre 2015 News Archive64 240
  3. SRI LANKA: Battles Ahead for Women

    More policies and programmes must address the needs of female-headed households in Sri Lanka's former conflict zone,

    Thursday, September 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 192
  4. DRC: Women Politicians

    Political parties in the Democratic Republic of Congo are struggling to recruit women into their ranks to run for par

    Friday, September 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 208
  5. NEPAL: Reintegration Challenges for Displaced Women, Girls

    Nepal's efforts to help conflict-affected women and girls gain a stronger footing in society may not be enough for th

    Tuesday, August 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 170
  6. LIBYA: Migrants in Libya Camp Claim Rape

    Migrant workers living in a squatter settlement outside Tripoli have claimed that nearly two dozen women in the camp

    Tuesday, August 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 172
  7. Women's Participation at the 3rd ATT Prepcom

    The PrepCom on the ATT listed 116 women participants out of a total of 523 participants. That is 22%.

    Monday, July 18, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 471
  8. IANSA Women: Participation and Successes in the ATT PrepCom

    Last week, the activism and persistence of IANSA Women in the Arms Trade Treaty process achieved concrete results.

    Monday, July 18, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 472
  9. INTERNATIONAL: Arms Trade Treaty - 3RD Prepcom has Significant Number of Government Women Representatives

    The PrepCom on the ATT listed 116 women participants out of a total of 523 participants. That is 22%.
    Thursday, July 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 112
  10. SUDAN: Analysis: Rethinking DDR in Post-Independence Sudan

    The increasing number of South Sudan's armed forces is costing more than 50 percent of government's expenditure by so

    Friday, July 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 085
  11. INTERNATIONAL: Limit Arms Exports to Reduce Violence Against Women

    The availability of small arms increases sexual violence against women.

    Thursday, July 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 086
  12. Conference Report: Disarm Domestic Violence

    On the 31st of March 2011, the Swedish section of Women's International League for Peace and Freedom in cooperation w

    Friday, July 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 460
  13. SRI LANKA: All Former Female LTTE Combatants in Sri Lanka Released Now

    The Sri Lankan government has released all the former female combatants of the defeated terror organization, Liberati

    Saturday, June 4, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 876
  14. INTERNATIONAL: Landmines data. Rape data

    How many rapes are too many in war? Of course, one violent sexual attack on a woman is one too many.

    Thursday, May 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 832
  15. The Hidden Crisis: Armed Conflict and Education

    Overview: Gender parity and equality: a web of disadvantage to overcome

    Tuesday, April 26, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 379
  16. SRI LANKA: Casualties of War: Helping Sri Lanka's Female Soldiers

    Right through our one hour interview, she kept twitching her fingers nervously.

    Sunday, April 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 641
  17. WILPF & WOREC Recommendations to the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women

    Recommendations:

    Friday, April 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 436
  18. Strengthening Colombia's Transitional Justice Process by Engaging Women

    For over 40 years, violence in Colombia has pitted the government against several guerilla groups including the Revol

    Thursday, March 24, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 349
  19. SRI LANKA: War Ends, Women Struggle On

    In the regions newly liberated from conflict, the struggle still continues for women.

    Monday, March 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 406
  20. UGANDA: Bleak Future for Former Female Fighters

    Women and girls returning to northern Uganda from forced conscription into the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) struggle

    Tuesday, March 8, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 347
  21. Gender and Mine Action Portal: Why Gender Matters in Mine Action

    Tuesday, March 8, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 330
  22. Women, Disarmament, Non-Proliferation and Arms Control

    On 7th March, 2011 the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) held a seminar on the occasion of t

    Monday, March 7, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 362
  23. INTERNATIONAL: UNESCO: Conflict Robs 28 Million Children of Education

    Warfare is stopping 28 million children worldwide from receiving an education because of sexual violence and attacks

    Tuesday, March 1, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 324
  24. KYRGYZSTAN: Unsustainable situation for IDPs and returnees

    In June 2010 a brawl in the southern capital of Osh sparked four days of clashes between ethnic Uzbeks and Kyrgyz.

    Monday, February 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 327
  25. DRC: FDLR Surrender

    Lieutenant-Colonel Samuel Bisengimana, a senior commander with the Democratic Liberation Forces of Rwanda (FDLR), tur

    Thursday, February 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 255
  26. LATIN AMERICA: Women Lead Latin America's Growing Anti-Militarization Movements

    When George W. Bush left the White House, the rest of the world breathed a sigh of relief.

    Tuesday, January 25, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 097
  27. COTE D'IVOIRE: Help for Côte d'Ivoire's Displaced Families in the Midst of a National Crisis

    Nearly all of these internally displaced persons, or IDPs, fled their homes during violent clashes that erupted earli

    Wednesday, January 19, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 065
  28. PAKISTAN: Militancy Takes on a Female Face

    On December 25, a female suicide bomber, not more than 18 years of age, blew herself up killing at least 47 people an

    Monday, January 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 054
  29. NEPAL: Donors Ready to Continue Support to the Peace Building Process

    Nepal´s development partners have expressed readiness to continue their support to the peace building process i

    Wednesday, January 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 994
  30. UNITED STATES: Report: Women at War Suffering More Mental Health Conditions Than Men

    A new study says female military members returning from Afghanistan and Iraq are more likely to suffer from mental he

    Monday, January 10, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 985
  31. Special Report: The Role of Women in Global Security

    This report examines women's roles in peacebuilding, postconflict reconstruction, and economic development.

    Monday, January 10, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 115
  32. KURDISTAN: Minimization of Weapons Curtails Killing of Women in Kurdistan, Activist Says

    An Iraqi Kurdish woman activist has said on Wednesday that the minimization of weapons among citizens have curtailed

    Wednesday, January 5, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 912
  33. Reconstructing Gender Identity for Child Combatants in Post-Conflict African Societies

    Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration (DDR) programming has become a popular tool for returning child combat

    Monday, January 3, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 117
  34. Download: Women, Peace & Security Handbook iPhone/iPad/iTouch App

    Saturday, January 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 170
  35. ZIMBABWE: Structures of Violence: Defining the Intersections of Militarism and Violence Against Women

    The Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition joins the world in commemorating the 16 days of activism against gender based violen

    Monday, December 13, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 840
  36. BURMA: War Looms for Kachin as Junta Ceasefire Crumbles

    Sixteen years after Burma's military regime reached a ceasefire deal with the country's second largest rebel group, t

    Tuesday, December 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 786
  37. NEPAL: Two Action Plans on the Cards

    The government is formulating two action plans with an objective to address the woes of those women and children who

    Saturday, December 4, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 731
  38. Completing the Demobilisation, Disarmament and Reintegration Process of Armed Groups in the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Link to Security Sector Reform of FARDC.

    In January 2009, the Congolese government announced that the second phase of its demobilisation, disarmament and rein

    Tuesday, November 30, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 074
  39. SUDAN: Referendum Outcome Will Not Affect Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration Program in South Sudan: VP Machar

    November 17, 2010 (JUBA) - Implementation of the disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR) program in Sudan

    Thursday, November 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 599
  40. INTERNATIONAL: No More 'Little Boy' and 'Fat Man'

    As a political instrument of power projection and status, nuclear weapons carry a peculiarly masculine symbolism.

    Wednesday, November 3, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 458
  41. INTERNATIONAL: Ignoring Women with Guns

    The perception that women are only ever victims of conflict ignores the large numbers of female combatants, which can

    Wednesday, October 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 475
  42. INTERNATIONAL: UN Business: Women, Guns and Small Arms Control

    It is not about feminism, it is about business.

    Monday, October 25, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 584
  43. The 'X' Factor: Reintegrating Female Combatants

    Recent research suggests that women comprise between 10 and 30 percent of armed opposition groups, with some groups,

    Tuesday, October 12, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 998
  44. SRI LANKA: Women Clear Sri Lanka's Landmine Legacy

    Valmathi Jegadas is a different sort of mine clearer to the testosterone-fuelled explosives specialists portrayed in

    Tuesday, October 5, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 277
  45. Justice Denied: The Experiences of 100 Torture-Surviving Women of Seeking Justice and Rehabilitation: Report Summary

    In a recent report which was co-written by the author for the UK-based Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of

    Friday, October 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 991
  46. USA: Female Vets Returning From Iraq, Afghanistan Will Get Supportive Housing

    The Regional Economic Community Action Program will receive $575,000 from the federal government to support the redev

    Thursday, September 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 279
  47. SRI LANKA: LLRC, a Hoax – Vanni War Victims

    Only fifteen of nearly four hundred persons, most of them women, were allowed to witness before Sri Lanka's Lessons L

    Tuesday, September 21, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 175
  48. USA: Need for Services Expands

    As more women join the military, they need services that range from medical and psychological treatment to homeless p

    Sunday, September 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 177
  49. SOMALIA: Helping Galkayo IDPs to Help Themselves

    NAIROBI, 7 September 2010 (IRIN) - Authorities in Galkayo, in Somalia's self-declared autonomous region of Puntland,

    Tuesday, September 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 044
  50. LIBERIA: Liberia's Women Killers

    "Black Diamond" and her comrades may look like any bunch of street-wise girls with attitude but they have t

    Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 937

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