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  1. LATIN AMERICA: Women of All Continents are Meeting Against Militarization

    "Weapons were silenced so women and people can speak" and "My body is my house, my house is my territo

    Monday, August 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 890
  2. Summary Report: Virtual Discussion on Gender and Disarmament, Demobilization & Reintegration

    United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 (UNSCR 1325) on Women, Peace and Security was passed in October 2000.

    Tuesday, August 10, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 832
  3. Newsletter on Integrating Armed Violence Prevention and Reduction Issue 13

    An international newsletter on integrating armed violence prevention and reduction to promote development strategies.

    Sunday, August 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 805
  4. COLOMBIA: Young Men and Women Learn New Skills for New Productive Lives in Colombia

    One hundred young men and women, victims of violence perpetrated by illegal armed groups and at high risk for recruit

    Tuesday, July 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 688
  5. GUIDE: Gender-Sensitive Approaches for Disaster Management

    Saturday, July 17, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 620
  6. HONDURAS: Honduran Women Reject US Military Presence

    Honduran women rejected on Wednesday the increased US military presence in the country and the installation of two ne

    Thursday, July 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 584
  7. COLOMBIA: Ex-Combatants Receive Job Training in Road Safety and Business Management

    IOM is supporting the social and economic reintegration of ex-combatants through employment training in road safety a

    Friday, July 2, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 457
  8. Community-Based Reintegration of War-Affected Young Mothers: Participatory Action Research (PAR) in Liberia, Sierra Leone & Northern Uganda

    During the past decade, the international community has come to recognize that girls participate in armed groups and

    Thursday, July 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 707
  9. INTERNATIONAL: Small Arms Treaty Could Make Dent in Gang Violence

    Gangs and armed groups may rank below militaries and law enforcement agencies in the possession of firearms, but &quo

    Tuesday, June 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 263
  10. LIBERIA: 'I Will not Allow AFL Widows Impede Freedom of Others'

    The Minister of Justice, Cllr. Christiana P.

    Monday, May 24, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 907
  11. FIJI: An Untold Story of Terror

    Their weary faces mask the unfathomable torment they've had to endure since violence _ that has proven fatal for so
    Thursday, April 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 053
  12. NEPAL: Reintegration Challenges for Maoist Female Ex-combatants

    Former female Maoist combatants in Nepal are facing a new fight - reintegrating into their communities and returning

    Wednesday, April 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 970
  13. Women, Peace and Security: Examining the Impact of Resolution 1325 on UN Disarmament and Demobilization Programs

    Since the end of the Cold War, changes in modern warfare, including the increased targeting of civilians and the esca

    Wednesday, March 31, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 784
  14. DRC: Congolese Women Celebrate "Peace and Equal Opportunities in Congo 50 years after independence"

    The first "Peace and Equal Opportunities in Congo after 50 years of independence" fair opened on 18th March

    Monday, March 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 795
  15. NEPAL: Ex-Maoist Guerrillas Released in Nepal

    Scores of former Maoist combatants, including women, were released from UN supervised camps today in Nepal's Chitwan

    Sunday, January 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 544
  16. 'Como te haces entender?': Gender and Gun Cultures in the Caribbean Context

    The paper addresses the research gap in social constructions of gun ownership and gun abuse through its engendered st

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 325
  17. Sexed Pistols: The Gendered Impacts of Small Arms and Light Weapons

    Every day, small arms and light weapons (SALW) kill and ma

    Tuesday, December 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 293
  18. Women, Peace and Security: The Role of an Arms Trade Treaty

    The paper argues that global standards for the international import, export and transfer of conventional arms and amm

    Thursday, October 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 125
  19. NEPAL: Women Fighters in Nepal

    In some ways, the problem is pure maths.

    Saturday, September 26, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 551
  20. PAKISTAN: Female IDPs Struggle in Unfamiliar Settings

    Attracted by loud bickering, a small group of people surround a rickshaw near a market in Islamabad.

    Monday, May 18, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 039
  21. CARIBBEAN: Women and Guns

    Miles away from the red zone, surrounded by the vibrant green of Ortinola, Maracas, women from 17 countries hosted a

    Sunday, April 19, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 976
  22. HAITI: CEDAW Shadow Report Highlights Gun Violence

    Guerda Benjamin from OFAT Haiti reports on how IANSA women are using a CEDAW Shadow Report to urge the government to

    Wednesday, April 15, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 978
  23. Reports/Policy Briefs89 319
  24. Lessons From Liberia: Reintegrating Women in Post-Conflict Liberia

    Following the signing of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement, and recognising the significant numbers of women and chil

    Sunday, March 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 643
  25. COLOMBIA: Ban Saves Lives in Medellín; New Law on Guns and Domestic Violence

    A significant new law specifically linking violence against women with firearms possession was passed by the Colombia

    Friday, January 23, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 988
  26. You Get What You Pay For!

    WILPF's updated "You Get What You Pay For" brochure compares military spending with the funds needed

    Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 104
  27. Men, Masculinity and Guns: How Can We Break the Link?

    The paper examines how constructions of masculinities and femininities work to legitimate the belief that an acceptab

    Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 124
  28. Making Disaster Risk Reduction Gender Sensitive

    There has recently been a critical shift in the mainstreaming of gender perspectives into DRR: from a women-focused a

    Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 546
  29. No Standing, Few Prospects: How Peace is Failing in South Sudanese Female Combatants and WAAFG

    A joint publication from the Geneva Call and the Small Arms Survey, documents the range of contributions that women m

    Monday, September 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 218
  30. Statement of the IANSA Women's Network to the Third Biennial Meeting of States on Small Arms

    Statement of the IANSA Women's Network to the Third Biennial Meeting of States on Small Arms, 18 July 2008

    Friday, July 18, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 257
  31. The Impact of Small Arms on Women in Central Africa

    Thank you Mr. President,

    Thursday, July 17, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 249
  32. Women, Peace and Security: Sexual Violence in Situations of Armed Conflict

    The US, which has the Security Council presidency in June, has advocated for an open thematic debate on “women,

    Wednesday, June 11, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 164
  33. Gender-aware Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR): A Checklist

    Women play essential roles in DDR processes, yet they are almost never included in the planning or implementation of

    Sunday, February 10, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 310
  34. Cluster Munition and Gender: It Takes More Than a Ban

    The lack of equality between the sexes takes on different shapes and expressions.

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 141
  35. Child Soldiers Global Report 2008

    This Global Report, the third produced by the Coalition to Stop the Use of Child Soldiers, elaborates on progress ove

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 214
  36. UNODA 1325 Action Plan 2008 - 2009

    Tuesday, January 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 235
  37. Case Study: Bougainville - Papua New Guinea

    The southwest Pacific islands of Bougainville were devastated by a violent civil war between local groups and the Pap

    Saturday, November 24, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 567
  38. WILPF: Women and Cluster Munitions

    Cluster bombs are weapons that consist of one carrier container filled with separate bomblets.

    Sunday, November 4, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 185
  39. Guns and Roses: Gender and Armed Violence in Africa

    This paper will focus specifically on the nature and extent of armed violence, including sexual violence, against w
    Monday, October 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 371
  40. Women, Peace and Security in Afghanistan, Implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 Six Years On: Post-Bonn Gains And Gaps

    It has been six years since the United Nations (UN) Security Council unanimouslyadopted Resolution 1325 and five year

    Friday, August 31, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 816
  41. Contributing to Peace and Justice: Finding a Balance Between DDR and Reparations

    It is obvious that one stands in new territory when the first task that the introduction of a paper has to do is to e

    Thursday, August 30, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 815
  42. Health Care of Refugee Women

    This article aims to provide a simple approach to the health assessment and management of women refugees, taking into

    Thursday, March 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 562
  43. Guidelines for gender mainstreaming for the effective implementation of the UN programme of action to prevent, combat and eradicate the illicit trade in small arms and light weapons in all its aspects United

    The United Nations has endorsed the strategies of gender mainstreaming and gender balance in its pursuit of gender eq

    Monday, June 26, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 339
  44. Survivors: Women Affected by Gun Violence Speak Out

    This compilation contains only a sample of the testimonies that have been contributed to the IANSA Women's Network.

    Thursday, June 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 132
  45. Red shoes : Experiences of Girl-Combatants in Liberia

    Describes the experiences of female ex-combatants in Liberia and discusses the motives of Liberian girls for taking u

    Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 308
  46. Issue Brief on Landmines

    Women and men in some eighty countries live daily with the threat oflandmines; women are particularly affected as the

    Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 382
  47. Issue Brief on Small Arms and Light Weapons

    Small arms deeply affect women because women and other civilians are the primary victims of conflict, the presence of

    Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 388
  48. A Window of Opportunity in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Incorporating a Gender Perspective in the Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration Process

    As the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) balances in limbo between ongoing conflict and peace, the disarmament,

    Saturday, September 17, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 910
  49. Building Blocs for Dutch Policy

    With the United Nations (UN) Security Council Resolution 1325 the topic of gender and armed conflict is firmly placed

    Sunday, March 20, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 297
  50. Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration in Africa

    The proliferation of UN peacekeeping operations coincides with an increase in UN-led programs to disarm and disband w

    Wednesday, February 16, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 298