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  1. 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
  2. Call to End Violence

    Dear All,

    Saturday, December 31, 2005 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 118
  3. Ceasefire Agreement Vigil

    A civil society vigil was held in honor of the 100 days of the ceasefire agreement.

    Saturday, May 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 137
  4. War Will Never Win Peace - Say Yes To Ceasefire To Win Peace

    25,000 posters carrying the phrase: "WAR WILL NEVER WIN PEACE - SAY YES TO CEASEFIRE TO WIN PEACE" were pri

    Friday, December 31, 1999 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 138
  5. Women and Girls Should Get Special Attention in the Liberian Reintegration Process

    This postcard campaign urges President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf and the Liberian government to ensure that the needs and

    Monday, March 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 183
  6. Pastoralist Women Small Arms Campaign

    IANSA women in Wajir (Kenya) are celebrating a major victory as the local government has agreed to share information

    Thursday, April 22, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 211
  7. Week of Action Against Small Arms

    The European Union Assistance on Curbing Small Arms and Light Weapons in Cambodia (EU ASAC) organized on June 5, 2003

    Wednesday, June 4, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 227
  8. Women in Mazar-e-Sharif Support Disarmament Process

    Humanitarian Assistance for the Women and Children of Afghanistan (HAWCA) started in the Northern region, City of Maz

    Tuesday, December 31, 2002 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 347
  9. Kup Women for Peace Take Action to Stop Gun Violence in Fiji

    Kup Women for Peace from Papua New Guinea are now in Fiji raising awareness about and asking their government to take

    Thursday, May 6, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 371
  10. ONLINE DIALOGUE: Reintegrating Female Ex-Combatants

    The United Nations International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women (UN-INSTRAW) is pleased

    Sunday, June 27, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 403

    United Nations International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women (UN-INSTRAW) is pleased to

    Tuesday, June 22, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 410
  12. STATEMENT: Women Building Peace Through Disarmament, Demoblization and Reintegration

    Statement by Leymah Gbowee, WIPNET- Unifem Panel on DDRR, CSW Beijing+10.

    Tuesday, March 8, 2005 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 456
  13. VIDEO: Women of Liberia: Fighting for Peace

    Following the conflict, a disarmament, demobilization, rehabilitation and reintegration process began.

    Tuesday, July 22, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 458
  14. EVENT: Creating DMZ's- Everyone's Responsibility

    “Creating DMZs – Everyone's Responsibility”

    Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 751
  15. CAMPAIGN: Listen to her Cries

    Next Thursday (25th November) marks a special day for my extended family.

    Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 758
  16. CONFERENCE: Sierra Leone Action Network on Small Arms (SLANSA) Engages Youths on Violence & Security

    The Sierra Leone Action Network on Small Arms (SLANSA) will today Thursday 2nd December 2010 end two day national con

    Wednesday, December 1, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 791
  17. BLOG: Gender-Based Violence: Emptying the Meaning of Peace and Democracy

    This year 2010 marks the celebration of 15 years of the implementation of the Beijing Platform of Action; 10 years si

    Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 806
  18. CONFERENCE: On the Front-Line of Accountability – War Reporting and Related Contemporary Issues in IHL and ICL

    Organized as part of the launch activities of the Inter-Faculty Research Platform on International Criminal and Human

    Sunday, December 12, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 829
  19. BLOG: Incomplete Resolution: The Problems of Excluding Women from Peace Processes

    10 years ago, Resolution 1325 was signed at the UN, recognising the devastating affects of conflict on women and maki

    Saturday, January 8, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 881
  20. 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
  21. CONFERENCE: 2-day Conf in Mumbai on Gender Concerns in Conflict Zones

    Women are constantly forced to negotiate for their rights between family, community and the state.

    Saturday, January 22, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 966
  22. VIDEO: Jonathan Granoff Speaking About WILPF and Reaching Critical Will

    Saturday, March 5, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 058
  23. PRESS RELEASE: Afghanistan Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict, Annual Report


    Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 063
  24. BLOG: Afghan Women's Activist Urges U.S. Withdrawal

    The U.S.-led military campaign in Afghanistan should be brought to a halt because it has solidified, rather than weak

    Friday, March 25, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 114
  25. ANALYSIS: African Women's Decade

    Addis Ababa, March 31, 2011 ( - As we celebrated International Women's day in March this year, one might as

    Wednesday, March 30, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 128
  26. 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
  27. PRESS RELEASE: UN Report on Sri Lanka Conflict Must be Made Public

    A UN report on accountability for war crimes committed in the Sri Lankan armed conflict must be made public, Amnesty

    Monday, April 11, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 157
  28. OPINION: Global Conflicts Increasing Seuxal Violence and Hindering Education

    Global conflicts intensify and new ones are seemingly erupting daily it causes one to look at the civilians, of the m

    Monday, April 25, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 193
  29. BLOG: A New Mother's Day for Peace

    Mother's Day was originally meant to be a day for peace.

    Thursday, May 5, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 263
  30. STATEMENT: Impact of War & Conflict Spending on Women & Poverty

    United Nations Human Rights Council 17
    Panel on Women-Poverty-Crises-Human Rights

    Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 284
  31. WORKSHOP: Tweeting to End Gun Violence

    Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 287
  32. AUDIO: Calls for Gun Control in Israel

    Saturday, March 17, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 361
  33. CHAD: Central African Women-Only Training on Women, Armed Violence and Small Arms Control

    From 7-10 May 2012 in Chad, IANSA's Africa Programme Officer with IANSA women from WAA Cameroon led a Central Africa

    Monday, May 28, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 374
  34. 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
  35. AFRICA: The Real Invisible Children - Female Child Soldiers

    The plight of child soldiers in Africa has grabbed the headlines in recent weeks, first with the 'Kony 2012' video fr

    Thursday, May 3, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 385
  36. DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO: Arms supplies fuelling unlawful killings and rape

    Political leaders must act immediately and halt arms supplies to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) where they co

    Monday, June 11, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 393
  37. ZIMBABWE: Women of Zimbabwe tell Their Stories

    In 1990 a few women writers formed Zimbabwe Women Writers (ZWW) to promote women's writings in the country.

    Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 422
  38. APPEAL: Letter to South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on the Violence in Jonglei State

    H.E. Salva Kiir Mayardit
    President of the Republic of South Sudan, Commander in Chief of the SPLA

    Wednesday, August 22, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 462
  39. Mathma Gandhi address to WILPF meeting in Geneva in 1931

    I have heard a great deal of the magnificent scenery of your country, but seeing surpasses my expectations and the af

    Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 463
  40. CONFERENCE: Breaking Barriers: What it Will Take to Achieve Security, Justice and Peace

    Breaking Barriers:
    What it will take to achieve security, justice and peace

    Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 465
  41. BOOK: Intelligent Compassion: The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and Feminist Peace

    This book traces changes in ideas and policies of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF&mdash

    Monday, October 1, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 478
  42. WILPF India: Statement on the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in North East India

    The Government of India failed to advance human rights and justice when it did not accept the recommendations of the

    Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 483
  43. BLOG: Women Ex Combatants Continue to Face Tough Time and Stonewalling

    It is estimated that nearly 11,000 former LTTE (Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam) combatants either surrendered or ca

    Friday, October 19, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 514
  44. BLOG: DAY 9: Small Arms, Big Consequences

    Millions of people, in particular women, are affected daily by direct and indirect consequences of use, production, s

    Monday, December 10, 2012 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 538
  45. BLOG: DAY 10: Colombia Demands Demilitarization

    Colombia is considered the most violent country in South America.

    Monday, December 10, 2012 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 548
  46. BLOG: Day 11:Government Must Take a Stand Against Small Arms

    Small arms are the common tools of violence today; they are cheap, light, and very easy to carry.

    Thursday, December 13, 2012 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 553
  47. OTHER: StageStruck: Up from the Ashes. Reviving from trauma through the

    As Yugoslavia split apart in the wake of the Soviet Union's collapse, the breakaway state of Bosnia and Herzegovina s

    Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 579
  48. BLOG: Disarmament, Demobilization And Reintegration In South Sudan: Feasible Under Current Conditions?

    Following decades of civil war South Sudan achieved independence from Sudan in mid-2011 as the culmination of a long

    Thursday, February 7, 2013 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 600
  49. ANALYSIS: Girl Child Soldiers Face New Battles in Civilian Life

    Girl child soldiers are often thought of only as “sex slaves”, a term that glosses over the complex roles

    Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 611
  50. PRESS RELEASE: Women's International League for Peace and Freedom Reaction to the Adoption of the First Ever Arms Trade Treaty

    Today, governments adopted the text of the first ever Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) at the United Nations in New York.

    Sunday, April 14, 2013 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 691