November 25 is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.
Thousands of women and girls who have been abducted by armed groups, enslaved and repeatedly raped during conflicts a
Whenever Marie*, just 16, looks at her lively toddler, Honoré*, she has the most intimate reminder of the 25-y
A workshop on post referendum gender issues commences today.
The increasing number of South Sudan's armed forces is costing more than 50 percent of government's expenditure by so
Women and girls returning to northern Uganda from forced conscription into the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) struggle
November 17, 2010 (JUBA) - Implementation of the disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR) program in Sudan
NAIROBI, 7 September 2010 (IRIN) - Authorities in Galkayo, in Somalia's self-declared autonomous region of Puntland,
During the past decade, the international community has come to recognize that girls participate in armed groups and
A joint publication from the Geneva Call and the Small Arms Survey, documents the range of contributions that women m
By contributing to what is currently known about girls' distinct experience in fighting forces, the presentation of f
IANSA women in Wajir (Kenya) are celebrating a major victory as the local government has agreed to share information
H.E. Salva Kiir Mayardit
President of the Republic of South Sudan, Commander in Chief of the SPLA
Following decades of civil war South Sudan achieved independence from Sudan in mid-2011 as the culmination of a long