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  1. Reports/Policy Briefs89 888
  2. COLOMBIA: Colombia's War Widows Look to Santos to FulFill Dreams

    Women and children, particularly from Afro-Colombian and indigenous groups, have borne the brunt of Colombia's 50-yea

    Monday, June 16, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 386
  3. Pre 2015 News Archive66 276
  4. COLOMBIA: Militarized Gender Performativity: Women and Demobilization in Colombia's FARC and AUC.

    Abstract Women are usually represented as victims in the literature on conflict and conflict resolution.

    Tuesday, September 25, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 730
  5. COLUMBIA: International Peace Day and Ceasefires

    Today is International Peace Day.

    Friday, September 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 416
  6. AMERICAS: 'War On Drugs' Leaves Latin american Women Lives in Ruin

    “Violence associated with the ‘war on drugs' and organized crime, which includes government corruption in

    Sunday, April 1, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 042
  7. Pre 2015 News Archive64 633
  8. INTERNATIONAL: Women, War and Peace Debuts on PBS October 11

    This week in NY was the annual opening of the UN General Assembly where heads of states make their speeches.

    Monday, September 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 232
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. '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
  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. 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
  24. Demobilisation of Female Ex-Combatants in Colombia

    Among the millions of Colombian IDPs one group is particularly invisible – women and girls associated with ille

    Saturday, January 1, 2005
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 306
  25. Preparing for Peace: The Critical Role of Women in Colombia

    Intermittent armed conflict has persisted in Colombia for more than 40 years.

    Sunday, May 9, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 568
  26. Adding Value: Women' s Contributions to Reintegration and Reconstruction in El Salvador

    In October 2000, for the first time in its history, the United Nations Security Council acknwoledged that women have

    Thursday, January 1, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 314
  27. Small Arms Working Group

    Civil Society Organisations67 117
  28. Violence Policy Center Washington

    Civil Society Organisations67 125
  29. Global Action to Prevent War

    Civil Society Organisations67 300
  30. SUMMIT: Women and People's Summit of the Americas Against Militarization

    Details

    The Summit is designed to have three moments:

    Sunday, August 15, 2010 - 20:00 to Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 715
  31. Oxfam's Shooting Poverty Premiere

    Oxfam's award-winning filmmakers from their "Shooting Poverty" project will be in NYC for one week to scree

    Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 840
  32. Human Rights and the Arms Trade

    This year celebrates the 60th anniversary of the signing of the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights in 1948 to

    Monday, March 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 111
  33. BLOG: 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 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 933
  34. INTERVIEW: Women´s Rights And The Armed Conflict In Colombia

    “The Colombian armed conflict has been going on for over 50 years and has developed alongside the situation of

    Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 146
  35. BLOG: Introducing WILPF to LA on Nuclear Abolition Day

    The Greater LA Chapter of the US National Committee for UN Women hosted a Women's Peace Walk today.

    Sunday, June 3, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 375
  36. BLOG: DAY 10: Colombia Demands Demilitarization

    Colombia is considered the most violent country in South America.

    Monday, December 10, 2012 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 548
  37. Reverse The Tide Of War!

    This initiative is a gathering of anti-war and social justice activists, organizations, networks and movements from d

    Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 00:00 to Monday, August 7, 2017 - 00:00
    Initiatives98 724